At this time of year my life is marked by the never-ending internal list. You know the one cataloguing presents purchased, food to be organised, the Christmas shirt required for the end of year concert, etc.
Add to that the everyday chores and I find I am subject to a constant internal dialogue that means my mind is extremely loud.
Continue reading “a quiet mind”
We have had a terse few weeks, with fractious tempers, unkind words and ok, I admit it, a fair bit of shouting in this house.
Continue reading “on values, boundaries and attitudes”
sanity: the state of being sane; good sense or soundness of judgement
What does sanity look like for you?
Continue reading “This one’s for the mums … winter word play – sanity”
Dream: a cherished hope, aspiration
I have been thinking a lot about dreams of late. Those desires placed in your heart that take time and effort to come to fruition.
What is a dream exactly? It is nebulous, difficult to quantify. Elusive.
Continue reading “on chasing dreams”
I was having coffee with a friend the other day and I was struck by her bangle inscribed with “live in the moment”. It initiated a conversation about just that topic and I went home and wrote the phrase on a post it note for my board.
But what exactly is a moment?
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One of my girls favourite treats is apple juice. So much so that when we make a list in the school holidays of of fun things to do, “Drink apple juice” always makes it on there.
Continue reading “whatever is … pure”