2012 – The year I learnt to love…..me for me!

Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us. ~Hal Borland I know I know I haven’t blogged in months but I am still here and it seems wrong to let the year change and not even post something about the […]

A few nice words can help people more than you think….

Firstly I know it has been ages and ages since I have taken time to write on my blog. I guess life has just been a little manic and to be honest I haven’t been that inspired. Then this morning the title of the blog, those few little words pop-up on a social media site […]

‘When you hear the sound of thunder ‘ & Sunday Update

It’s Sunday! Sorry for the lack of blogging lately, I don’t even know where the time has gone. I also have to admit I have become a little obsessed with Instagram so any spare mins seem to be spent on that. On that note does anyone know how to link your Instagram account to your […]

30 Things About My Invisible Illness You May Not Know

Before anyone immediately clicks away and thinking this is the wrong blog todays post is going to be a little different. I found the idea on another blog that I have found very useful and has helped me a lot recently. There was something about the idea and the old theory that ‘knowledge is power’ […]

I promise to never forget that this is a once in a lifetime love. ~ The Vow (2012)

Today, due to a change of plan and my body refusing to do anything but lie on the sofa and watch TV while demanding endless painkillers I sat and watched ‘The Vow’ (inspired by a true story). If you haven’t seen the film it’s about a married couple who are in a car accident. Unfortunately […]

The busy have no time for tears. ~ Lord Byron

I remember when the school six weeks summer holiday seemed like an eternity. Six weeks was a life time and you could fit in so much; a fortnight family holiday, endless lie in, playing games with your friends and by the end of it you wanted to go back to school because you were bored […]

A smile is the light in the window of your face that tells people you’re at home. ~Author Unknown

Nothing much to say today other than to share a quote or two that made me smile…enjoy! xx When love is not madness, it is not love.  ~Pedro Calderon de la Barca A friend knows the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.  ~Donna Roberts Men want the same […]

My life has a superb cast but I can’t figure out the plot. ~Ashleigh Brilliant

12 months, 365 (ok 366, since it was a leap year) and a lot of change… Take minute to look around you; does it look similar to the same time last year? Are your surroundings the same? Are you doing the same job? Do you feel like the same person? Are the people in your […]

You have the Answer. Just get quiet enough to hear it. ~Pat Obuchowski

Happy Easter everyone! I cannot believe it is that point in the year already…how time flies when life gets complicated. I know it has been ages since I have written anything on here- sorry; I am amazed that anyone is still reading my ramblings. In all honest I haven’t felt the want to write anything […]

A mother understands what a child does not say. ~Author Unknown

Because it’s Mothers days I thought it was worth posting a related quote or two but I also to share my plans for my own Mummy. As most of us do I have my little ups and downs with my Mummy but of late she has been truely brilliant and been by my side through some difficult […]