For it is in giving that we receive. ~ St. Francis of Assisi Christmas has always been my favorite time of year. I love decorating the house (and every bush and tree nearby); buying the right gift for each friend and family member; eating Christmas pudding and drinking sorrel; gathering with friends and family; the … Continue reading The Season for Giving…and Receiving
Sometimes when you are in a dark place, you think you’ve been buried, but you’ve actually been planted. ~ Unknown A few days ago I was reflecting on how much my life has changed over the last few months. Things which used to be high on my priority list, have lost their importance with a … Continue reading Life Changes.
Since writing about my breast cancer diagnosis, I have been overwhelmed by positive responses, encouragement and well wishes from family, friends, co-workers, acquaintances, and even persons who have never met me. I am humbled and grateful for the support of each person who has rallied around me with prayers, positive thoughts and caring advice. I … Continue reading The Glass is not Half Full. It is Refillable.
No journey or road is always smooth and straight without bends. There are dips, turns, hills and obstacles encountered along the way. This was never more evident to me than now. I have chronicled my story…my quest for a healthier and happier me in this blog where I relate what I have learnt through the … Continue reading A Detour is not a Dead End