Month: September 2018

Gratitude list

Today is Thursday but it is a Friday for me.  I’ve taken a days leave and cannot wait for my 3 day weekend to begin.  4:00pm:  you can arrive now! We have no big plans – literally just a weekend where we’ll see what…

Mindfulness

A few months ago I read “The Power of Now” By Eckhart Tolle.  Reading this book made me realise how important mindfulness is in everyday living.  It also highlighted how non-present in the moment I can be. For instance, lately while watching TV, I’ll find…

My spend vs save list

I saw San at http://www.theinbetweenismine.com/ did a similar post last month and I wanted to do something too.  Years ago my list would have been very different – I used to have to have the latest cellphone and I could spend ages in craft…

Friday at last!

Oh my goodness but was this the longest week or what?  I’ve had terrible back pain which I got seen to at the Dr on Tuesday.  The pain is muscular and I’ve got painkillers and some stretching exercises to do but it keeps sneaking back.  Last night,…

Winter bucket list recap

It seems like yesterday that I made this list and I’ve mentioned that this winter was one of my favourites.  I just embraced the whole season with open arms and now that spring is here (although today is so cold, it doesn’t quite feel…

September mantras and goals

I’m trying to wrap my head around the fact that we are in September!  While many bloggers are talking about fall/autumn we are getting ready for spring and I’m looking forward to the warmer weather and not having to wear layers of clothing every…

Sentence a day: August edition

I got this idea from Lindsay  http://theflynnigans.com  You sum up a month with a sentence (sometimes more) per day and it is basically a snapshot of your month.  Remembering a month day by day is not easy so I keep an electronic record and each day just…