January 2017: letting go

As the first month of 2017 comes to an end, I realise for the most part, January has been all about letting go for me. As my two kiddos, now teenagers, step fearlessly toward their new found independence on their way to adulthood, I’m trying to step out of their way. For me letting go… Continue reading January 2017: letting go

Be time

Tip Jar: When life gets busier than it should, through no fault of your own (or even by your own hand), it makes the importance of slowing down – glaringly obvious. The Tip Jar says: Everyone deserves as much Be time as they can get, take it where you can my friends. Take it where you can.… Continue reading Be time

kids and dogs

November 3: 2016… This week was all about kids and dogs at our house, how nice it was to have cancer be the last thing I thought about as we got up each morning. Although with treatment ongoing, cancer was still very much a part of our every day, it was great to have an… Continue reading kids and dogs

Carefree

Daily Prompt: Carefree Carefree: yes, she was that. Free from anxiety or responsibility, unworried, untroubled, airy and nonchalant. Relaxed and serene, well, no not all the time. Nor should she always be. There was so much to be conquered. Easy-going, I would say almost placid, casual even, like she had all the time in the world.… Continue reading Carefree

Tumour Clinic: Update

Good news! As the boys got comfy on one of the cream couches at the clinic yesterday, Tyz and I decided to go down to the reflection room to fill in some time before Brendan’s appointment began. We had no sooner walked in and made ourselves at home on the meditation cushion when Bren called… Continue reading Tumour Clinic: Update

Karma

My Guru Me:  Sometimes something happens that busts my little positivity bubble and it really pisses me off. Especially when the situation involves kids. The story I’m about to share was told to me by the mum of one of the kids involved. I am not going to share any names out of respect for… Continue reading Karma

Ocean Rhythms

The Story of Us: I was tired, it had been a long day already and I really didn’t feel like sitting under an unusually hot autumn sun for the next couple of hours awaiting the twilight cool. Begrudgingly I packed a picnic rug and a warm coat each (in the hope that at some point… Continue reading Ocean Rhythms