Life · Motherhood

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

 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…

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A month of gratitude: Day 7

🌼I am grateful for my new coffee machine. About 3 weeks ago I bought a new coffee machine at the urging of my son. It is a pod machine. Little did I know that he wanted me to buy it so that he could make me a “special” cup of coffee in the morning that… Continue reading A month of gratitude: Day 7

Life · Quote of the day

Quote of the day: Pema Chödrön

“I have discovered, just as my teachers always told me, that we already have what we need. The wisdom, the strength, the confidence, the awakened heart and mind are always accessible, here, now, always.” ___Pema Chödrön

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A month of gratitude: Day 5

🌼I am grateful that my problems are not insurmountable. Yesterday I woke up feeling a bit low. A little later, I heard of the passing of a woman that I went to school with and then I heard her story. My heart broke. Her problems put mine in perspective. So today I am grateful that… Continue reading A month of gratitude: Day 5

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A month of gratitude: Day 4

🌼I am grateful for my home. My son said to me earlier this year: “I love our home mummy. It is so full of love that it feels like it will burst out the window”. Those are the moments that make everything worth it. So thank you for this home that bursts with love, keeps… Continue reading A month of gratitude: Day 4

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A month of gratitude: Day 3

🌼I am grateful for my ‘inner circle’. Thank you for accepting me as I am. You empower me. Thank you for your love and guidance, patient ear and broad shoulders. You give me strength. I am nothing without each of you. Thank you.🌼

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A month of gratitude: Day 1

It’s the month of December and once again I will post each day just one thing that I am grateful for. I did this last year and I entered this year grateful for where I was and knowing that everything could only get better. I was not wrong. I encourage you to do the same.… Continue reading A month of gratitude: Day 1