Practicing Gratitude – #FridayFive 16th March 2018 24

Milly and I have had a strange couple of weeks and have ended up taking an unplanned blogging break. Josh has been away with work for two weeks in Australia.. I’ve been continuing to reduce my meds and also seeing a counsellor. There’s been so much going round in my head that I haven’t had room to think about blogging as well. I’ve ended up having two weeks away with no #FridayFive posts, no posts on facebook and hardly any tweeting. But now I’m back with a #FridayFive. This is my weekly blog post sharing what I am grateful for. […]

Take it all on Board book review 12

Take it all on Board I have recently read Take It All On Board: 8 Steps To Mastering The Slope & Life With Confidence which is an inspiring story of self discovery by Kate Mackay, a female snowboarder. In the book we learn how Kate took up the sport as an older woman in a young man’s sport. Yes, there is a focus on snowboarding but I can easily see how you can apply elements from this book to any hobby, skill or personal attribute that you want to learn, improve or work on. Right from the introduction I loved Kate. […]

Practicing Gratitude – #FridayFive 23rd February 2018 26

This is my weekly blog post sharing what I am grateful for. Practicing gratitude is supposed to lead to happiness and a more positive attitude and I would love for you to share what you’re grateful for in the comments. I have been back at work this week after almost three weeks off with sickness. I’m still not feeling 100% but I am grateful that I am well enough to return to work, routine and normalcy. I’m grateful that I work in a super place with lovely, supportive colleagues. No-one has made a big deal about the fact that I […]