Yesterday I received the most beautiful bouquet of flowers from our team at work. It was a congratulatory gift for completing my BA degree. I was thrilled and very grateful for the gesture. It was only this afternoon that the thought occurred to me that I don’t give myself enough credit for my achievements. I… Continue reading Don’t be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams. Ralph Waldo Emerson
14 days and counting! I am so excited! My tree is up and my son and I have decorated the house a bit. This is the first time ever that we have our tree up so early and that we have decorated the house. The Christmas spirit is alive and well in my home this… Continue reading It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…
C-section Awareness Month http://adventuresofanewmamabear.blog/2019/04/22/c-section-awareness-month/ — Read on adventuresofanewmamabear.blog/2019/04/22/c-section-awareness-month/ Reblogging a post by a friend this C-Section awareness month. I couldn't explain the emotions better as a mom who also gave birth by C-section. Thank you for this post Katy!
“The most precious gift we can offer anyone is our attention. When mindfulness embraces those we love, they will bloom like flowers.” Thich Nhat Hanh
Another birthday is on the horizon. Life has been interesting. Lessons have been learned. A new, more fulfilled, me is emerging...
It is day 5 of my new reality. 5 days of life without my mum. My quiet, fiercely independent and loving mum. My heart is broken that she is no longer with us but I know that she is now at peace. She suffers no more and that gives me great comfort. She taught me… Continue reading Day 5 of my new reality… a world without my mum in it.
As I write this, my heart is beating a little faster and my chest is feeling just a little tighter. A sense of panic is setting in. I am a control freak and the idea of letting go of control scares me to death (or so it feels). The truth is that I actually have… Continue reading I’m letting go of control …eek!