My youngest daughter wakes up happy almost every day. Her day begins with me waking her up at 8am. As I enter her dark room she rarely stirs. Each morning I am accompanied by a very happy eight month old pup. I kiss my little one good morning and then lift the pup up onto … More How do you feel about tomorrow?
Tomorrow may be just another day in your world, but in my world it is going to be very special. For the first time ever, my whole family and extended family will gather together. My eldest brother is getting married. How lucky am I to be part of such a happy gathering. This brother is … More Cheers! Until we meet again.
There are days when I wake, and I am so cross with life. Even before I get out of bed, I am irritated by everyone and everything. And then there are days like today. Today it could be raining, and most of what I do going badly, and yet inside I would still be singing. … More If only every day felt like this.
What does it mean to be “in love”? From the earliest age we speak about it. We read to our children, fairy tales which finish with the line, “And they lived happily every after”. We speak of love at first sight, or falling in love. We ache to hear the words, “I love you”. However … More Am I “in love?”.
“Wear your ruby shoes, when you’re far away, so you’ll always stay, home in your heart”. I am writing this post for all to enjoy, but for me it is especially for just one person. My daughter who left home last week. Sweetheart I wish you Love and Happiness where ever you go. Enjoy yourself, … More Wear your ruby shoes.
As a child I dreamed of being a mom, to eight children. I never really thought about the dad. In fact when I played with the boy next door, He got to be the dad, and in the game that meant he went to work, (around the side of the house), and spent hours there, … More My Life, A Dream That Didn’t Come True.
Do you ever look at your life, and wonder how you got to be here? Did you see this as your future, when you dreamed as a child? Other than to have children, I did not really dream too much of my future. My only wish was to be happy. As a teenager. life conspired … More Taking Stock!