Have you ever finished a book and it left you a little breathless and dizzy, with its story and insights revealed? And then you know you will read it again, because there were passages that moved you so deeply, but you had to keep reading to get to the end, because it was so compelling? … Continue reading Breathless
My sister and I have been on a road trip in Canada, and it is the first time we have crossed this northern border together. It has been a lovely long weekend and we will return by Monday night to our parent's home to recount our adventures. I really enjoyed this time with my sister. … Continue reading We’re not in Kansas anymore
They drive you crazy! Yet you love them anyway. Family. It's true. ***
Last week I wrote about this topic and there was some interest in a further exploration. I think it is appropriate to post about this on a holiday (at least for those in the U.S.) because that is often a time when we can feel pressure to eat or drink, at parties or social events. … Continue reading Wellness Wednesday – food & social pressure (part 2)
Many of us find it hard to get rid of objects in our lives that remind us of someone we love, or an experience we have had. So we hang onto boxes of these things, unnecessary objects that weigh us down, simply because we associate them perhaps with a loved one who has passed, or … Continue reading Weighing ourselves down
Time spent with my Dad: Memories recalled and heard. This is time well spent. *** Memory gardens. Rich life experiences. Past meets present day.