Category Archives: stress

Spring Resolutions

  I don’t make New Year Resolutions. Of course, I used to, back in the days when I was innocent and naive enough to believe that I would keep them. When the world was a much simpler place and everything … Continue reading

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Seven Days of Random Photos …. Day 3 …. ‘Colouring In’….

I have always loved  ‘arty‘ pastimes.  Apparently, I loved to draw, paint and write from the age of 3 and my enthusiasm for all things artistic and  ‘crafty‘ continued throughout the years. If you have been following my blog for … Continue reading

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Piper Alpha …….. Another Year Passes

  Wednesday the 6th of July is a significant date in our family.  It is the anniversary of the Piper Alpha Disaster. Many of you already know about my family’s experience of this tragic event and so you may wish … Continue reading

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Failure ……… Day 17 of 100

  Well ….so much for my 100 Day Challenge ! It only lasted 16 consecutive  days … and its been 8 days since I posted anything ! I can only apologise , but its just not good enough, is it … Continue reading

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“Start a Blog”, they said …….

  ” Start a blog …..”,  they said. ” It will be fun …”,  they said. And, to be fair, most days it is. However, I have a compulsive personality; I always feel obliged to do any undertaking to the … Continue reading

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A Photo a Day for 100 Days …… Day 47

47 of 100 Do you sometimes wish you could hang this sign on your door or on your life ? Put everything in a sort of  ‘suspended animation’  and just  ‘ b r e a t h e ‘  ? Take … Continue reading

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