Category Archives: Blogging

Our Travels to England and Ireland (part 2 – Wales and the South of England)


Upon arriving in Holyhead after catching the ferry across from Dublin we had the choice to go either left towards the North of England or right towards Wales.  Nothing was planned you see.  This was to be an entirely “where … Continue reading

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Image stealing – DON’T do it!


Today a lovely private message to my blog has prompted me to write a blog post about a certain topic – image stealing. See, recently I have been sharing some of my photographs to Pixabay and Morguefile, which if you … Continue reading

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Crafting frenzy!


THIS is what is keeping me from blogging! You see I feel this terrible GUILT that I just do not have the time at the moment to be catching up with everyone else’s blogs and if I myself write a … Continue reading

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Been a slack blogger!


Ok, so I’ve kind of fallen off the planet for a while. Slackness…and being swallowed in the vortex of time, which just moves TOO darned quick! My apologies for not at least keeping up with some of my favourite bloggers … Continue reading

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Giraffe girl, aggravating dishwashers and buffalo riding.


I measure my insomnia by the dishwasher, but that’s ok because we’re all a bit strange here. Tonight my daughter came in and announced “I am a third of a giraffe tall.” I can’t think where last I put that … Continue reading

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Veto the LIKE button – for a day!


The other day my seventeen year old daughter said to me that a friend of hers who had posted a video on youtube said to her. ‘Why didn’t you LIKE my video?” My daughter replied… “I TOLD you I liked … Continue reading

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This is a powerful, inspiring read!


I can remember a conversation I had, that unbeknown to me at the time, would one day shape my entire attitude towards life and make some of the most painful and challenging and testing experiences that were yet to happen,…

Posted in Blogging, happiness, health and well being, Life, life experiences, Spirituality, Uncategorized, writing | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Letting the weird things out.


Why is it that sometimes a blank piece of paper (or screen as it may be) can sometimes seem so exciting and at other times so daunting? I think it’s because sometimes we hold back what we really want to … Continue reading

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Crazy Manila.


So here we are in Manila. I tell you what, I haven’t had a chance to scratch myself since we got here. It’s been crazy, manic, hectic from the word go. Within the first ten minutes of being here I … Continue reading

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Who moved the furniture?


I write this at the risk of sounding like a complete ninny because I AM a ninny when it comes to all things technological. I am just not made for this world, sad but true. I can barely operate any … Continue reading

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