Little Thoughts

Who Am I Really?

'When are we getting our tree up?' I've heard this anguished plea innumerable times over the past couple of weeks and the general response has been, 'Soon.' Usually, the beginning of December heralds the arrival (or rather, movement from attic to living space) of our decorations and it's a process I really enjoy. This year… Continue reading Who Am I Really?

Little Thoughts for Advent

Advent Day 3: The Missing Ingredient

Reading: Deuteronomy 18 verses 15 - 22 Thought: You know when you have a plan? And it's going to be amazing? You are going to make everyone a treat they'll never forget. And ... you do. Except, it's not quite for the reasons you'd hoped that they'd remember! I had it all worked out :… Continue reading Advent Day 3: The Missing Ingredient

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‘Too Blessed to Be Stressed’?

'Too blessed to be stressed': I've seen it on coasters, on pretty little pictures, it's probably even on tea towels and mugs if you happen to be looking for it. But, and I realise I am probably being a bit controversial here, can I just say this wee quote has pretty much the same effect… Continue reading ‘Too Blessed to Be Stressed’?

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When the Darkness Closes In

I'd been aware of it for a few years, but the reality of it only really hit last year. I knew it happened, but suddenly, I became very aware of the fact that as the evenings darkened in, so too did my general mood. I had remembered enough from previous years to have a sense… Continue reading When the Darkness Closes In