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hope

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    There was greatness that day

    I woke up to a positive affirmation on my phone screen last Tuesday morning stating ‘I will have a great day’. It was the day my Dad died. My immediate thought reflecting on that…

    October 23, 2016
  • Spring Poem I meant to do my work today
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    Perfect Spring Poem

    I’ve just discovered this beautiful spring poem by Richard LeGallienne and had to share.  I’m loving the mornings packed full of beautiful birdsong and the hedgerows bursting with blossom as spring fall riotously into…

    May 25, 2016
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    Bee Friendly

    Quite simply, we need to start being a little bit more bee friendly.  They need our help! Last weekend I signed up for the ‘keep your garden buzzing’ Ransoms event, to find out why.…

    May 18, 2016
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    Being a mother

    No one prepared me for it. How could they? The intoxicating love that was unlocked at your birth. Raw, painful, overwhelming. In that moment, my life had purpose.  I had been given the most…

    March 6, 2016
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    Happiness Hacks

    How do happy people get through a rough day? How do they stay motivated, even when life’s challenges come knocking? According to those in the know, about 50 percent of our happiness, our happiness…

    January 24, 2016
  • Memory Jar
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    Memory Jar

    I’m not one for dwelling in the past.  What’s the point?  It is what it is and the only power I have is over what is to come.  But today is the one day of…

    December 31, 2015
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    Maintaining Tradition

    I’m going out on a limb here but I think my family makes the best mince pies.  Courtesy of my Mum’s incredible homemade mincemeat recipe, I have been lucky enough to eat these little…

    November 21, 2015
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    We Remember

    For so many years I have worn a poppy in early November but, somewhat ashamedly, I’ve never really stopped to think and understand its symbolism. There are many who believe the wearing of a…

    November 11, 2015