It has been quite some time since I last wrote about TRH (The Retired Husband) and his mancave. ‘Tis a place he disappears into every morning. All I hear is the endless grind and scrunch of machinery. Pre-Christmas was a busy time. He made some beautiful gifts for the boys. To my shame and horror, … More Mancave Update
Two little old ladies, Connie & Evelyn were sitting on a park bench outside the local town hall where a flower show was in progress. The short one, Connie, leaned over and said, ‘Life is so boring. We never have any fun anymore. For $10.00 I’d take my clothes off and streak through that stupid, … More Saturday Smiles
You and I are diamonds in the sky What do you see when you look in the mirror? This is a selection of what I have seen over time . A changing parade of styles and colours … I wonder what that says about me? Obviously I like to change my looks. I like colour. … More Reflections
H E A R T In this New Year of 2018, let’s stay heart-centred in all we do. Despite the chaos and turmoil that at times surrounds us, we can best serve ourselves and others by staying neutral and focusing on Love at all times. This meditation is an adaptation of one I wrote back in … More Sunday Serenity – Heartcentred
A New Year Prayer For the Elderly God, grant me the senility to forget the people I never liked anyway, The good fortune to run into the ones that I do, And the eyesight to tell the difference. Lecture Tour with A Difference On New Year’s Eve, Daniel was in no shape to drive, so he … More Saturday Smiles
Lady Calen of the Sandbox Challenge fame has posted a series of questions about “getting to know yourself”. Four sets of seven. Being in a whimsical frame of mind, I thought I’d play around a bit with numerology first before answering the questions. Seven has always been revered and associated with spirituality. There are 7 … More Serial Sevens
The first quarter of this New Year is all about The Moon. Yep, that big round yellow thing up in the sky. A rare lunar event which happens only every 150 years is on our doorstep. A supermoon, a blue moon and a full lunar eclipse will occur simultaneously on January 31. And all this after … More 2018 Is A Moon Thing
He turned 30 on Christmas Eve, our son number one. Back in November Marc moved to the top end, Darwin, to start his first posting in the Air Force, having completed his training. We were lucky to have him return home for a two week holiday over Christmas and New Year. As an extended family we celebrated … More Where did the time go?
Today’s Theme Music We have a passionate Lego lover in our family. This is the very first kit he received as a two year old. I was so worried he would swallow or lose the tiny pieces. But I could not have been more wrong. He carried it around everywhere like a priceless treasure in … More NASA, Robots and Lego
It’s Christmas for us today. There are many other celebrations in December – Hannukah, Saturnalia, Kwanzaa, Koliada to name just a few. Whatever you may be celebrating, I wish you all Joy, Peace and Love. Steps for Peace For it is in giving that we receive. Francis of Assisi .