We Become

Surround yourself with beauty.Surround yourself with people who make you happy.With people who build you up.Surround yourself with positivity.And you will become; Beautiful, happy, uplifting, positive.But, those of us surrounded by the constant mayhem that comes with having children?The ones who already live with the threat of depression ever on their minds?When the simple act of going to the bathroom alone leaves room for the unmitigated destruction of the rest of the house?...more

7 Warning Signs Your Church is Struggling


Home Alone, part deux & trois.

PART DEUX:So it is day two of me being a stay at home mummy/daddy whilst the real mummy is putting her feet up in hospital, it's alright for some hey? I would have started with part uno but that seems to be a distant memory so I will jump straight in to deux....more


I have been trying to write a post about women and friendship for an hour and I’m not getting anywhere.  I have started and stopped several times and I hate everything I’ve written so far.  I keep trying to find a nice and flowery way to say the things that are in my head today, and it’s just not coming out that way.  So I’m just going to write and not worry about it being pretty....more


Jn. 7:40-53; Mk. 12:28-34 In the reading in John we see people's struggle to figure out who Jesus is. That is the continual struggle for Jesus escapes all catagories and definitions--he continually puzzles, challenges, strips us all out of our crude certainies. He calls us beyond ourselves, beyond everything we ever thought and imagined, and into new life--he calls us beyond our self-centeredness to be truly human in sharing, and serving our brothers and sisters--and it is not easy-to give up, to give of yourself, but oh how joyous it is! Deo Gratias! Thanks be to God!...more

When the Wind Blows...

It was nearly 20 years ago my world was turned upside down when my second child was born, I had no clue the words Apgar scores would mean so much and that lead me to write the 3 part series the hardest thing. ...more

"When there is no hope"...Gaining Courage in Tough Times!!!!!!!

. . . When you face a hardship in life, is fear the first emotion you feel? It doesn’t have to be. We can respond in faith regardless of our circumstances. Remember, courage isn’t just an attitude of toughness or determination. It is a quality of mind and spirit that enables us to meet the challenges of life with peace....more

Thank you Lord !!!!!! I feel wonderful.
Your promises Lord ,is all that we need to feel ...more

Attract With An Open Mind

"Why didn't I think of that?!"Have you ever noticed how somebody in our everyday life can come up with a solution to something we can't figure out?  Maybe a friend, relative, partner, parent, co-worker or kid says something very insightful and practical to what we are struggling with.  They don't fix the problem for us but they help us see it in a new way.  A fresh perspective opens our minds. Be open and available in your everday life and watch it expand. ...more