Eat. As Jesus did.


I battle with my weight.  Ever since Baby Girl’s arrival on this planet, I have battled with my weight.  Before her arrival, I was slender, and well toned.  Now, I’m just fat. Well, truth be told, it’s not my weight I battle with – that’s just the result.  I battle with eating.  I can’t stop.  Even… Continue reading Eat. As Jesus did.

Gratitude – 13th January 2016


This may be a long post. I have so much to be grateful for.  And, I have been on leave, so I haven’t posted a gratitude post for some time now. Firstly, I am so grateful for an amazing holiday.  We didn’t go anywhere, but just spending time at home, pottering about and relaxing was… Continue reading Gratitude – 13th January 2016

Gratitude – Day 7


We live in a country that I’ve heard has one of the highest crime rates in the world, and things are not looking good for our little community at present.  Just yesterday, a 78 year old lady was strangled to death in her home.  Why?  What resistance could she possibly have put up against four… Continue reading Gratitude – Day 7

Day 18: I’m not defined by the numbers


DAY 18: I’M NOT DEFINED BY THE NUMBERS

Thought for the Day: “We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.” (2 Corinthians 10:5)

I was in an exercise class one day when the gal next to me leaned over and shared concerns about her sister’s increasing weight. I was half listening and half straining to lift my aching legs when she quipped, “I mean, my sister now weighs like 150 pounds!” I didn’t know whether to laugh out loud or keep silent, because the number that horrified her was the exact number I saw that very morning on my scale!