Month: May 2018

Book review: The Year that Changed Everything by Cathy Kelly

I’ve read many of Cathy Kelly’s books and I think this is one of my favourites. The story is about 3 women having a milestone birthday. Ginger is turning 30 and her birthday coincides with her best friend’s wedding.  She is convinced that the…

Weekend vibes

Greetings Friday!  So glad you’ve arrived!  This week wasn’t too busy but I didn’t find my way to gym at all.  I did cycle for over 2 hours on the weekend so I’m not going to feel bad.  I just wish I didn’t blame…

If we met for coffee

I always enjoy these sorts of posts which Lecy https://asimplergrace.blogspot.co.za/ does.  And Beth http://coffeeuntilcocktailsblog.com/ recently did one too. Basically one writes about what they would discuss if they met a friend for coffee.  Any thoughts or concerns are shared and it is an enjoyable way to open…

Winter bucket list

I’m not the biggest fan of winter but at 35 I need to accept it arrives each year and I need to make the most of it.  So I compiled a bucket list of things to warm up the next few months. Go back to the Quiver…

Friday gratitude

Well hello Friday – you certainly took your time. This week was a long one and I didn’t get to gym as often as I’d have liked to but I cut down on junk food, ate out less and did meal planning which once I…

Humpday confessions

#1  I shamelessly recycled a gift last week.  It was something that was given to me with zero thought and so I palmed it off on someone who has rarely displayed a shred of thoughtfulness.  It felt good. #2  The gift was (for some odd reason) appreciated so I feel…

TGIF

Despite being a 3 day week for me (sore throat that wouldn’t go away and was going to my chest) it still felt like a long week.  Work has been busy, the weather cold and I’ve not had the highest level of energy while…