Category Archives: A Message

Keep Wednesdays Special

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In my husband’s last year in the world of work he endured four challenging twelve hour days ~ five in peak periods leading up to Christmas. We made Wednesdays our day off and took up the challenge to walk The … Continue reading

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A New Year Flower and a Prayer for a Friend

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  I admired a plant like this, in fact it was the mother of this one, when visiting a neighbour and friend around New Year 2017. It was so beautiful! The friend promised that he would remember me when he … Continue reading

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Trust and Give Thanks —

An ordinary favor we do for someone or any compassionate reaching out may seem to be going nowhere at first, but may be planting a seed we can’t see right now. Sometimes we need to just do the best we … Continue reading

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Getting the balance right ~ Shake, shake, shake!

Do you ever shed tears watching the news? Suffering abounds from hurricanes to terrorist attacks to mass murders. It is so hard not to feel anxious and depressed about the world and its people at times. Do you think we … Continue reading

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Restoration, healing and the beauty of nature

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We visited Loch Ore Meadows just outside of Lochgelly, Fife today, only a few miles inland from where we live. The Loch and reclaimed landscape surrounding it, was once a site of many collieries, places where many local folks toiled … Continue reading

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Let’s pray for Tolerance, Openness and Understanding

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I was a teacher most of my working life, having the unique experience of influencing the learning and attitudes of children and young adults who spoke a wide variety of languages, were born in as many countries and followed a … Continue reading

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Camera Shy ~ A Wonderful Poem from Sue Vincent ~ It’s so true!

Why is it that on photographs My friends all seem much thinner, While I appear as if I ate an elephant for dinner? My clothing says I’m not too bad, And, with elastication, There’s still a bit of growing room … Continue reading

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