Little Devotions, Little Thoughts

Party for One?

Ever been to a pity party? No invite needed, no company required, no dress code to worry about. You just turn up and, you feel down right sorry for yourself. The kind that calls for a rendition of 'Havin' a me party' from 'The Muppets'. All it takes is something to push the right button… Continue reading Party for One?

Little Thoughts, Little Thoughts on Family Life

Preparing to be Prepared

So, yesterday I packed our eldest off to school, not just for a normal Friday, but to spend most of her day at the school that, all being well, she'll be attending from September. You know the one I mean, where you go when you're too old for Primary? Now, I was well warned that… Continue reading Preparing to be Prepared

Little Thoughts, Little Thoughts on Family Life

A Journey of Discovery

The kids are running circles around me. Not in some metaphorical parent/child angst kind of way, but in a literal I'm sitting at the table with my coffee (decaf. Why you ask? Quite frankly, I don't quite know either!) and, they are chasing each other around the table and, therefore, me! Those ideas of chilled,… Continue reading A Journey of Discovery