Beautiful things I have seen this morning: A flock of birds wheeling overhead; A spider in her web, sparkling with fresh morning dew; The flock of sheep munching breakfast; My favourite pink jacket; My beautiful old dog; The sun peaking … Continue reading
Today I noticed my first daisy and my first grape hyacinth of the year. Why is this significant? It proves to me that, despite the insanely cold weather and the heavy snowfall we had only last week (in Southern England, … Continue reading
[Painting photo] We all know I am not an artist. I cannot draw. I do not count the ability to form stick men or coloured shapes as an ability to draw. End of. You may remember that I do … Continue reading
Isn’t it true that it is often easier to give advice than take it on board yourself? How sad it is that in doing so we often miss out on the opportunity of living more fully. So today I took … Continue reading
Time is precious. Time is limited. Use your time wisely. Share it with your family and friends. Time is the best gift you could ever give.
It is the New Year. 2013 is here. One moment I was in 2012 raising a glass of champagne to my other half and the next we were being propelled into 2013. Ok, it wasn’t exactly a surprise. The whole … Continue reading
Today, despite my chest hacking away like an old man, I can be grateful for so much. Here are just a few immediate ones: Sleeping for seven straight hours after days of waking several times a night coughing; Living in … Continue reading
Contentment is…sitting in the sunshine in a comfy chair sipping tea and eating maple syrup covered waffles with a good magazine. Feels especially good after performing in yet another fantastic Barnstormers production all week. Titanic the musical may not have … Continue reading
Today’s happy moment is curling up on the sofa under a soft, bright red blanket in front of the roaring fire with my four-legged friend curled up beside me. Bliss on a cold autumn day.