Solitude with Good Company

  • March 28, 2017 #40positive actions - an update

    In my last letter a couple of weeks ago I told you all about my challenge that I have been doing with my friend Victoria for Lent. I thought today I would send a little update.

  • March 06, 2017 #40positiveactions

    I have a very lovely friend called Victoria, who is smart and very nice. Every year for Lent she does something a little different - usually instead of giving something up she does something different...

  • February 22, 2017 On just another manic week

    Or should I say just another manic month? February is whizzing by! Seriously, I think that I have mentioned before that February can be my worst month of the year but this year it just seems to have f...

  • February 01, 2017 Blowing my own trumpet

    How are you all? Now this is going to be the second positive letter in a row, which is both unprecedented and bloody lovely.

  • January 25, 2017 On things going well

    Wednesday already. This week seems extra busy and like it is going crazy fast but I think that has more to do with having Kate home off school on Monday because her school boiler wasn't working so eve...

  • January 17, 2017 On being Overwhelmed

    How are you this week? Thank you for reading last week and to those of you that sent me words of encouragement - it really helps. This week's small step was going to an aqua aerobics class. I felt qui...

  • January 10, 2017 On facing the truth

    Have you all survived the first week of the New Year? We are slowly getting back into a routine here. I am back to procrastinating quite a bit (right now I am meant to be cooking dinner). Why do I fin...

  • January 02, 2017 On believing in yourself

    The years are frankly, flying past. I read once about why it feels like that as you get older - that when you are 5 a year is 1/5th of your whole life which is soooooo much, and then you grow up and a...

  • December 21, 2016 Joy, wonder and peace

    Oh it seems strange to be saying that but the truth is that only a few more days away so it is totally allowed. And for those of you that don't celebrate Christmas then sending you love and hoping tha...

  • December 13, 2016 The first pancake

    Well this is all a bit new. I have been dithering over setting this up for a few weeks but I decided it was time to just give it a go. Like the first pancake, I am sure that letter number one will be ...