Tag Archives: modern life

Taking a timeout

I have written many times about how difficult life can be and how we need to take care of ourselves to deal with it. Over the past few weeks and months I have felt like I have lost my way … Continue reading

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47 notes on life

I seem to be hurtling towards my 50th birthday and am still surprised by the fact that in my head I am still mid-20s but that isn’t what I see in the mirror. Today I reached the grand old age … Continue reading

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Just one thing

Twelve months ago I wrote about the achievements I wanted to complete in 2017. For many years I have avoided the resolutions route because inevitably people don’t keep to them and end up frustrated and disappointed just a few days … Continue reading

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Just being and being different

Why do they do that? How can they behave in that way? That isn’t acceptable. We have a lot to say about how you other people behave and what they do. It is easy for us to sit in judgement … Continue reading

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They come to you

I was listening to the radio this afternoon when the wonderful Jungle Book song the bare necessities came on. It is the first time I have really listened to the words and what they mean. It happened at the right … Continue reading

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My Christmas tips

I am totally fed up of hearing about various minor celebrities, vloggers and reality TV people talking about how to have the perfect Christmas. I have blogged a couple of years ago about the fact we need to be wanting … Continue reading

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Out of the comfort zone

I have had a number of conversations in the last few days about life and how we make our way through it. We go about our daily business generally within our safe areas. We spend time with the people we … Continue reading

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