October, 2015

Projection

Projection

Psychological projection is a theory in which humans defend themselves by denying certain traits and characteristics that exist within them and can then only see those traits in others. This is something that I believe I have been guilty of and recently ended up on the end of someone else’s serious projections to the point […]

The Tree

The Tree

Recently I have been missing something, something that is a clue to moving forward in my life professionally and personally. My inspiration came whilst sitting quietly by my apple tree in the back garden. Yesterday, I sat on my bench under the incredibly old apple tree, crooked, covered in ivy but still blooming (just).  As […]

Attitude – your choice

Attitude – your choice

There seems to be a real theme with regard to walking my talk over these last few months, what with a health scare which I am planning to blog once my brain has got to grips with the whole experience, but this week it has been my attitude and those of others. Attitude We can […]

Boundaries

Boundaries

The theme of the last few weeks seems to be very clearly for me about personal boundaries, people who take advantage and push to the point that I have no option but to become firm or walk away. It is a reoccurring theme with me over the years and I guess from my past it […]

Dear Jack the dog

Dear Jack the dog

As I stir in the darkness of the early winter dawn I sip my tea It’s cosy and warm and I could so easily stay all snug Then Jack comes and looks all wide eyed, his energy contagious He makes me move as I can’t think not walking him before I am off to work […]

Letting go

Letting go

Being a mother to two girls for twenty-three years has defined who I am. I have embraced the sacrifice of some of myself, of my sleep and freedom, with joy and sense of purpose (most of the time). Being needed, feeling my thoughts and opinions valued by these young minds and yes being adored I […]

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