Browsing Category

Wellbeing

a beautiful view

Finding something good in every day

  “Every day may not be good, but there is something good in every day.”   I love this quote. Parenting is a tough gig and some days it can…

making time for us

Carving out time for him and me

Jim and I had ten years together as a couple before Rosalie came along, so it’s fair to say that the arrival of our little bundle did mean adjustments had to…

blossom

Spring, decluttering and happiness

Spring always makes me take stock of my life. I love the winter – hiding under lots of layers, wrapping up warm to go on winter walks and drinking hot…

50 things that make me happy

50 things that make me happy

Thank you so much to the lovely Sammy from From Mamma With Love and Katy from What Katy Said for asking me to join in with this little happiness post,…

Count your blessings not your troubles

Since the turn of the new year I have been keeping a gratitude journal. Just a simple list of three or more things each day that I am grateful for,…

life is what thoughts make it

Our life is what our thoughts make it

You wouldn’t think that a book written in 1953 would still have so much relevance today; but that is exactly true for Dale Carnegie’s ‘How to stop worrying and start…

7 tips to celebrate 7 worry-free (ish) days

My new year’s resolution for 2015 is to try to worry less. To me, pretty much everything requires some degree of worry, which means I do spend a lot of…