Bereavement, Gratitude

A Tough Few Days…

I haven't written anything for the last few days.  It was my Mom's birthday on the 17th April, she would have been 74.  It's the first birthday that she's not been here, and a reminder that it was just after her birthday last year that she developed Pneumonia and deteriorated, before passing away in May.… Continue reading A Tough Few Days…

Bereavement

The power of writing….

Today I had to complete something that I have been absolutely dreading and totally avoiding for the last 2 weeks.  I had my first counselling session 2 weeks ago, and my homework was to write a letter to my Mum, before my next session.  Being asked to do this filled me with anxiety, scared and… Continue reading The power of writing….

Simple life

Back into simplifying…

The dream to simplify my life was the original reason I started this blog.  Things have been all over the place for the last year and a half, and it's only now that I've started to get back on board with it.  I think I've gained a lot of inspiration from The Minimal Mom , whose… Continue reading Back into simplifying…

Gratitude, Simple life

Gratitude Journal 12 & 13.4.19

Yesterday I was just so exhausted that I was in bed at 5pm!!  Hence no gratitude post, so I thought I'd do a combined one today. 12.3.19 3 Things I'm grateful for: My Dad's cheese on toast. My bed when I'm exhausted. Good friends who make me laugh. 13.4.19 3 things I'm grateful for today:… Continue reading Gratitude Journal 12 & 13.4.19