My answers to Behind the Smile's questions
If they seem fine,
You’re the one.
Q3. What is your greatest fear?
Q4. If you could turn back the clock what would you change? If anything?
My husband and I have suffered many "catastrophies" but they shattered illusions and our egos, bringing us to a place where we turned to His Love.
Q5. What do you do to be kind to yourself?
No matter what I always have a good, strong cup of tea and I always manage to hack out a garden, In university I once was given a load of manure for my poor excuse of a garden as a BIRTHDAY PRESENT!! That would actually be a load of sh--.
Q6. Name two positive attributes/gifts you have?
I can disarm most people and give them the chance to relax and warm up during a conversation. I also have been given an infectious gift of joy that bubbles up in spite of myself when I am with others.
Q7. Name one new skill you would like to learn?
How to drive a car.
Q8. Do you attend church? If so what do you like about your church?
Yes. Lots wrong with my denomination but I treasure the Eucharist, the presence of Jesus in the host.
Q9. What are you thankful for?
My husband and my kids, the gift of joy, the power of forgiveness and mercy in relationships.
Q10. What makes you smile?
People and our foibles.
Q11. Why do you blog?