I am one of those intensely annoying optimists. Even when everything seems to be going to shit, I desperately try and find some hint of silver lining. Life and the world has become truly crazy in varying shades for all of us, wherever we are… and yet… it seems to be bringing out the best … More Hold Tight To Your Calmness!
I do love this time of year. It cheers my heart to see the signs of spring just starting to appear. I have always loved spring… well to be honest there’s something I like in each season, but the ‘newness’ of spring, and the promise of warmer days ahead (even if they are a long … More Green
There’s nothing wrong with being selfish, well… just as long as it’s the right kind of selfish. I am speaking of that self-centred guarding of one’s own happiness and peace. I don’t ever advocate treading over others to get what I want. Neither do I ever think it’s a good plan to make things better … More Calm And Coffee
I am one of those people completely susceptible to good blogging! chuckles My major downfall are good blogging pictures about decor and interiors. I seem powerless to resist the ideas they sell! 😉 I can’t decide if I just never grew out of the idea of decorating a doll’s house, or if I am really … More Breakfast, beauty and bloggers
Too often time is something I have been guilty of taking for granted. Time just…. is. Days come and go, especially at this time of year between Christmas and New Year, when I have very little clue which day of the week it is. I am not too old to remember the seemingly sleepless Christmas … More Time
What a year it has been! I was writing a letter to a friend yesterday to be sent with her Christmas card. She lives up in Scotland and we only manage to see each other only once or twice a year. This year we haven’t managed to meet up, so I thought I would scribble … More A time for contemplation
There’s something truly gorgeous about a beautifully-tied ribbon bow, I think. Someone with a few over-sensitive ideas about neatness, like myself, can spend a ridiculous amount of time fussing over keeping the loops of a bow equal, and making it look as pretty as it can. I LOVE the ribbons on these shoes, but … More Attachments