Nothing in Life is certain. When I was young I dreamed big dreams, but most of them came to nothing. I also presumed that life would be long, like my grandparents was. Then my father got sick, and I watched him die, and life changed. For a time I could not be happy. My fathers … More Live every day as it comes.
How much of every day do we really live? Will there come a time when we regret, the moments, minutes, hours or days, that we wasted in our lives? As a nurse, I became very aware, that time is precious. When I was working in accident and emergency, I would drive to work, knowing that … More How much time in every day do we really live?
We all judge. Fact. It is a trait within us all. Some of us judge more regularly than others, Some more harshly or vocally. But we all do it. I have been reading quite a few parenting blogs recently, who have felt they were judged, and are unhappy with the judgement However in my humble … More How judgemental are you?
If we discovered one of our loved ones, was terminally ill, I have no doubt we would trade in all we own, in order to try to save them. It would be impossible to put a price, on any of our families lives. How much is any life worth? When I was a student nurse. … More The Price Of A Life!
What is it that makes me choose the category ‘Humor’ before any other? Why can I not take life seriously? Why do I want to reduce every situation to one I can laugh at? Is there something wrong with me? The more blogs I read the more I question my sanity? So many are so … More Where Is Your Sense Of Humor?
I HATE SMARTPHONES. All of them? Yes every one of them. They are like washing machines. Let me explain. We go to buy a washing machine. We have a budget. We would like our washing machine to wash clothes. I have been suitably brainwashed to believe that we should be sure that the machine can … More Smart Phones Everything You Never Asked For!
A few friends and myself go away regularly for one night. After a very short period of adjustment, we are transformed into giddy soulmates, who have shared the ups and downs of our lives, for many years. All manner of things are discussed and commented on over the 24 hours. However one conversation that will live … More Warning! This May Make You Laugh Out Loud, Or Offend You.
Last night I went into my youngest daughters bedroom to see her just before I went to bed. She was fast asleep. I leaned over to kiss her goodnight. She was so warm and smelled of sleep She stirred and still asleep reached up with a big smile, and hugged me so tight. Then fell … More The Best Hug
Men brave enough to ask their partners this question, I salute you. Men who dread asking this I suggest you read on. Isn’t it incredible that even to those we are closest to we cannot answer this honestly? Isn’t it strange that we can undress and reveal all to someone and yet not be able … More “Are you Alright?”
My youngest is still at that beautiful age where no matter where she goes, if she interacts with another child, she will come home and say “I made a friend today”. This could mean that at a party or in the playground she will talk with or play with another child for the short period … More So you think you’re a grown up!