Reading a post written by Maddie on a new blog she and my friend Stacy have put together called satisfiedspace.com the other day, led me to thinking about what I’ve learnt about life from being a mum. I realised there have been two things which have shaped me more than anything else. The first has […]Read more "What I’ve Learnt About Life From Being a Mum"
‘I had hoped to leave behind the pain of my family life and the difficulties of the world, but of course they followed me. It took many years for me to realise that these difficulties were part of my practice.’ […]Read more "A Path with a Heart"
I always find the most fascinating artefacts on my local beach. Although the circuit which I walk on a regular basis, takes me about 30 minutes – on days like today, when I find interesting items along the southend shoreline, it takes me considerably longer and fills me with joy at what the surf, the people and the […]Read more "Scenes From The Southend Shoreline #7"
I thought I would share this wonderful video from The School of Life. Developing your emotional intelligence is one of the best ways to grow and enables you to become more conscious of the choices you make over a lifetime and how/why, you interact with people in the way you do. It benefits not just you […]Read more "The Point of Travel"
I paused for thought longer than usual this morning, as I wandered the Southend Shoreline. Catching sight of this perfectly formed shell, I snatched phone from bra strap – its normal hiding place – as I walk the sandy edge. My fingers turning pink as the bitter wind battered me. Thoughts rose from my belly. “I […]Read more "Reflections"