Sometimes, when I feel lost in a sense of overwhelming futility, I remember my blog-friend Ruth’s gratitude lists, and try to shift my focus onto the good in my life. Today I am grateful for… The comfort of tea. A best friend who accepts and supports me, even when I struggle to accept or support … More Time for some Gratitude
The sun, trying to break through the clouds at dawn today: Words to make missing more bearable: “We all take different paths in life, but no matter where we go, we take a little of each other everywhere” – Tim McGraw A song to bypass the head and speak to the heart:
Sharing a song to move your heart this morning, since it touched mine 🙂 Song of the Day: Pompeii.
The first email I read yesterday morning was from a friend who is also reading Andrew Pike’s ‘The Talking Stick’, and who wrote, ‘Actually just read the bit about balancing acts – so your blog post was well timed.’ ‘Oh dear,’ I thought, ‘I’d better catch up!’ I picked up the book shortly thereafter, and … More More Than Just An Act
I awoke this morning feeling unsettled. I had nearly succeeded in achieving my goal of 7.5 hours of sleep, missing the target by only five minutes, on a par with my previous longest sleep since I began recording my sleep quality and quantity a week ago, and I certainly didn’t feel the need for more … More Balancing Act
Okay, I’ll be honest, I haven’t felt very sprightly today – I have, in fact, like many around the world I am sure, spent much of the day sporting an unfortunate hangover, not assisted by the six hour drive home after visiting my sister and her family in Johannesburg. After seeing in the New Year … More Launching Into 2014 with a Spring in My Step