Little Makes, Little Thoughts

Celebrate the Moments

As last summer drew to a close, a mere moment after it had started, I decided that the impending school year would be cherished and taken slowly, milking every last second, as I prepared myself to deal with the fact that our eldest was in her final year of primary. Yet, here we are, incredibly,… Continue reading Celebrate the Moments

Little Devotions, Little Thoughts

Choices

'I can't quite believe we're back here again.' That's how I had intended to begin this post when I started planning it towards the end of last week. I didn't quite realise then the poignancy thisΒ line would hold. I'd been thinking about rushing headlong into (yet) another election. Not considering that we'd be, so painfully,… Continue reading Choices

Little Devotions, Little Thoughts

‘In these shoes? I don’t think so…

I have a really bad habit. OK, so I have many, many bad habits, but one in particular has been at the forefront of my mind today: my 'concern' with the speed at which things happen. If eating a meal with small children has taught me anything, it is that the faster you eat, the… Continue reading ‘In these shoes? I don’t think so…

Little Thoughts

The Shame of Fish Fingers

Sad, but true, as well as Little Green Tree work today, I will work my way through a list of jobs that will include glamorous and delightful tasks like washing, ironing, bed changing, hoovering... You get the idea! I find that a sense of organisation helps me to feel better - tidy mind an' all… Continue reading The Shame of Fish Fingers