Faith

No more drama, no more pain

I daren't rest my fingertips on the keys for fear of what I will type, yet I can do nothing but type for fear that my rising emotions will simply overwhelm me. I find writing cathartic yet insanely frustrating as my head tries to disentangle the jumbled thoughts, words and sentences spilling out of my… Continue reading No more drama, no more pain

Faith

Time to let go

I am an eternal optimist always searching for a silver lining, but there are days when finding the little ray of hope in your heart is like finding a needle in a haystack, even for me. I know I am profoundly loved, I know that I am profoundly blessed. I know that I have an… Continue reading Time to let go

Faith

Should old acquaintance be forgot…

So tomorrow is New Years Eve. When the clock strikes twelve and we ring in 2016, each of us has the chance to start afresh. We can't wait to recreate ourselves, promising to be better, fitter, or more committed. Just like getting a brand new diary with fresh crisp pages that we cannot wait to… Continue reading Should old acquaintance be forgot…

Faith

What does your bloodline say about you?

I love my parents. I had an unconventional, if slightly turbulent childhood at times however if it wasn't for my Mom and Dad I would not be here today, and for that alone I am so grateful! The picture perfect family of a married couple and their 2.4 children are so rare they are practically… Continue reading What does your bloodline say about you?

Faith, Parenting

They are what you speak

I am so tiredĀ of hearing the phrase 'He is a bad boy' or 'She is naughty girl' bandied around the playground or toddler group. Now, as a mother of particularly boisterous boys, who have been more than a little challenging at times, I am only too aware that sometimes our children do misbehave. But I… Continue reading They are what you speak