Lady Grumpypants!


Okay, I have borrowed the name from a friend of mine, who uses the Lady Grumpypants moniker for her own writing.  The reason why I am using it now is because that is exactly how I felt all weekend.  I was so bad that when Baby Girl pulled her earing skew and it started bleeding,… Continue reading Lady Grumpypants!

Gratitude Mondays!


Ever had that feeling where you’re so dog tired, it feels like you’re walking in fog?  That’s how I have been feeling this weekend.  Tired.  Tired.  Tired… But, gratitude does seem to give a burst of energy to one’s step, so without any further a due, herewith gratitude journal: I am grateful for an awesome… Continue reading Gratitude Mondays!

Gratitude Mondays


Every Monday, I like to focus on gratitude.  It is hard to continually come up with new and exciting things to be grateful for.  You have to really look…  And that is the key, I believe.  It is in the looking that you change your mind and start thinking new thoughts.  And it isn’t always easy… Continue reading Gratitude Mondays

Evaluating your Year – 2016


Evaluating your Year – 2016 Whilst on holiday, I read a blog post from Jennifer at Unveiled Wife, and I really liked the idea.  The idea is to look at your year last year and give a brief evaluation of how your year went.  I think, overall, I had a really good year last year. … Continue reading Evaluating your Year – 2016

To my darling Baby Girl


You’re seven!  Wow – such a big girl, full of bright ideas and a wonder at the world I wish I still had.  Last night I took you to your first football practice.  You loved it.  You played so well and you had such fun, you were amazing.  But, when we got there – and… Continue reading To my darling Baby Girl

My 21 Day Detox!


Who am I in Christ? I am fearfully and wonderfully made, with power, love and a sound mind. I am busy working through Dr Caroline Leaf’s 21 Day Detox programme.  And I have tackled toxic thinking on various issues in my life, but the one I haven’t tackled yet – the big one, the major driving… Continue reading My 21 Day Detox!