MONDAY: ‘You can’t deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.’ ~Stephen King TUESDAY: ‘Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.’ ~ Victor Hugo WEDNESDAY: ‘Everybody laughs the same in every language because laughter is a universal connection.’ ~ Yakov…… Continue reading 365 Project, Week 43 – ‘Laughter’
It’s been nearly a year since I closed my eyes and listened to my heart. It was bruised and battered, a little shy and afraid of getting hurt even more. But it needed to feel again, needed some excitement, some freedom without guilt. It needed you. It needed you to ask if I wanted…… Continue reading Remembering the Beginning
Happiness is: Three pairs of shoes by our own front door. TUESDAY: Toasting marshmallows with your friends. WEDNESDAY: The start of the rest of your lives together. THURSDAY: Home-cooked food to share. FRIDAY: A quiet five minutes and an ice cold pint of something. SATURDAY: Letting your kids choose your friend’s birthday present then making…… Continue reading 365 Project Week #5 – “Happiness”
Lesson 25 No one is in charge of your happiness but you. I wish I’d paid attention to this sooner, but you live and you learn. I know it now. It is much easier to keep up with Dennis when I look after myself in more ways than just washing and feeding my body when…… Continue reading Lessons In Life #25
Lesson 19 It’s never too late to have a happy childhood. But the second one is up to you and no one else. I had a perfectly happy childhood and I am having a perfectly happy second one with my two children leading the way and I’m sure, one day, when they’re big enough and…… Continue reading Lessons In Life #19
Kids sleeping upstairs. Fingers burning from playing the guitar. Tummy full of good home cooking. Head full of songs. Heart glowing with simple happiness. Bliss. Today has been a good day.
It’s another week and time for another sit down and think about what things have made me cheerful this week and what 3 blessings count as extra special and make me smile every time. 1. I had my 36 week check up with the midwife on Monday and everything is hunky dory with BabyBump as…… Continue reading Reasons To Be Cheerful 1, 2, 3!