My blog is the only place where I am going to be visible this weekend, and maybe for a day or two longer. This is for the simple fact I am taking some time for myself. I know “shock horror” but it has been needed for a while and I am going to need it … Continue reading Well it was bound to happen
An update with many a tangent. A couple of weeks ago it was my birthday, and it was the best birthday I’ve had in goddess knows how long. My youngest went full out, balloons, birthday cake, gifts the whole lot. I received 5 bunches of beautiful flowers too, including one off my ex… talking of … Continue reading Why Hello 46
In a state of being bombarded by all the head talk I struggle to form sentences but that will not stop me from trying. Sometimes things do not work out the way you had always dreamt of. Sometimes peoples lives go in different directions without realising it until it is too late. Things carry on … Continue reading Mind vomit
Yup that is exactly how the year has made me feel so far, and there isn’t another way I can really put it. However, saying that things are improving slowly. I am ignoring the set backs, well not really ignoring them I am taking them as lessons to take forward with me whilst I face … Continue reading Discombobulated discombobulation
Even though this has been the hardest winter I have had in such a long time It is still that time of year once again where I reflect on the past year and try and focus on the up and coming year. Only this year I am without the guidance of my grandma. This has … Continue reading Goodbye 2021
I have no idea where the time has gone since I last posted but here we are finally writing an update. Today is the full moon, tomorrow the equinox, and in three months time it will be Yule!! I have been use to wondering where time goes for a number of years now but since … Continue reading From one full moon to another
“You are worth caring for” something that when I was first told this I had the reaction of ‘no I’m not I’ve got other to look after” it was always either them or me, for some reason it felt as though looking after myself meant I was taking that time away from others, mainly my … Continue reading Caring for yourself… the start of it all.
Am I being cynical in thinking that looking after ourselves only really became “fashionable” once capitalism got its hands on it as people started to realise that they could make money from it all? Of course the rise could also come from social and generational changes which I do hope is the main reason. Putting … Continue reading Self care. A “fashionable trend” we all could benefit from?
When you explain acceptance to someone it can often sounds so simple. To “accept the things we can not change, the courage to change the things we can, and the wisdom the know the difference…” in practice it isn’t that easy. It can take time, and constantly being your own cheerleader or therapist reaffirming the … Continue reading Acceptance and disability … where I am at.
It does sound odd when you say it but that is exactly what I do. Not only harvesting and assessing what went well in the garden but also in my home and in my life. It is usually the tougher thing to face at times too as anything missing can not be just brought from … Continue reading The first harvest … harvesting in the home