If you feel like you’re losing everything, remember that a tree loses it’s leaves every year, yet hangs in there and waits for better days to come… Lessons from a Tree: Stand tall and proud, Be content with your natural beauty, Know that some days the sun will shine and some days the wind could toss you, take the bad with the good, Go out on a limb, Remember your roots, drink plenty of water – and enjoy the view x

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All in it’s own good time…

Appreciate where you are on your journey, even if it’s not where you want to be. Every season serves a purpose. Everything in it’s own good time…. sure weren’t we told this from the start. – “To everything there is a season and a time to every purpose under heaven” (Ecclesiastes 3:1-8) x

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If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude towards it. – Dr. Maya Angelou It is better to walk alone, than with a crowd going in the wrong direction. “Life has no meaning. Each of us has meaning and we bring it to life. It is a waste to be asking the question when you are the answer.” – Joseph Campbell

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Paddy and Murphy (and Mick)

Paddy and Mick are walking down the road and Paddy has a bag of doughnuts in his hand. Paddy says to Mick “If you can guess how many doughnuts are in my bag, you can have them both” Paddy and Murphy are on incapacity benefit, claiming to be deaf. They are sent for a check up. Paddy says, “crafty feckers caught me out, told me to “close the door and I did” Murphy says, “Sure they tried the same trick with me but I was too smart for that, I told them to “Close the fecking door themselves” Paddy says…

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World Book Day….. Knowledge is Power

Great to see a day in the year recognising the importance of reading and celebrating the power of books! especially for our young people, who are often left to just swiping at pointless, ‘fake’ pictures, closing their minds and imaginations….. Reading has to be one of the greatest gifts we can give to our children and ourselves. Someone once said “it gives you someplace to go, when you have to stay where you are” – Reading gives you knowledge and freedom that no one can take it away from you… And reading is great for our minds too: “Reading is…

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