For anyone who's been following this blog for a while.....I originally started it with the aim of keeping track and progress of my desire to live a simpler life. So much of this way of living appeals to me, less clutter, mess, hassle, busyness and stress. Less to organise and maintain and freeing up time… Continue reading Back into decluttering and aiming for a simpler life….
OK, so I am not prepared to keep going on like this. Things have to change. If I don't make some significant changes in my daily routine, I can see me still complaining about the same issues in a year's time. The only person that can do it is me, no one else, and I've… Continue reading Time for a rethink…
OK so today was a much better day. I made myself get up and organised on time! That must be the first Saturday in months that we've arrived at my daughter's trampolining early, with coffee in hand!! Felt quite impressed with myself . The stress of constantly being disorganised and running late, for me, has… Continue reading Happy Saturday….
I'm quite glad I know a lot about depression, and know that it's never a straightforward recovery curve. What happens is that you have good days and bad days, hopefully the good days become more frequent and the bad days reduce. After 3 good days, I guess I was due a "not so good" day… Continue reading Ups and downs….
Something felt different today....from the time that I woke up. It might sound strange, but the "heaviness" I've felt for so long had lifted somewhat. I didn't have to drag myself out of bed and even found that I had some motivation!!!! Feeling a little cautious and not wanting to run before I can walk,… Continue reading A good day…….
I'm struggling, and have been for a good while. Not prepared to admit defeat though, I carried on working, gradually becoming more and more exhausted as the weeks progressed. In the end my GP told me that he believed I wasn't fit enough to do my job and signed me off work. Now I don't… Continue reading Where to even begin?
Hi and thanks for visiting my blog! Am very new to this whole blogging thing, am kinda making it up as I go along and you'll see that it's very much a work in progress!! I've reached the age (ie middle age!!) where I've been taking time to review my life, where I'm at and… Continue reading HELLO & WELCOME