On being fifty something!

I was having lunch with some girlfriends the other day in a really posh restaurant, you know, a grown up one, where wine glasses sparkle, and the napkins are so stiff and crisp they don’t lay flat on your lap and if you cross your legs they slide onto the floor (or is that just […]

Can we change the way we view change?

“Change, like sunshine, can be a friend or a foe, a blessing or a curse, a dawn or a dusk.” William Arthur Ward I love this quote by William Arthur Ward Because it encapsulates how we can view change. It is human nature to want things to stay the same, however, to quote another famous […]

Empty nesting – How have you done?

So, let’s be honest the day we’ve all been waiting for has arrived and from now on the house will be forever tidy. Food allocated for the evening meal will still be in the fridge when we come to cook it for dinner and our home will be a place of order, half respectable for […]