Daybook Entry – 18th February 2017

For Today 18th February 2017 Looking out my window... I am looking at a garden that is in serious need of some TLC I am thinking... about how busy I am going to be for the next 8 days. I am going to be taking part in my first brass band contest for a very... Continue Reading →

January Daybook

For Today... 11th January 2017 Looking out my window... I can see clear blue skies, but I can hear the wind howling and there is a storm on its way. I am thinking... I might cook cheesy bacon pasta for tea tonight. I am thankful... that mental health in young people is taken seriously. One... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry -7th November 2016

For Today... 7th November Outside my window... the weather is miserable. It is bitterly cold and the drizzle has got needle edges on it. I am thinking... that I am glad I took some time out last weekend to have a rest and to gather my strength. I am thankful... for the food in my... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry 15th August 2016

For Today... 15th August 2016 Outside my window... the sun is setting, throwing up a beautiful peachy glow over things in the garden I am thinking... about doing a long-distance walk next summer, inspired by the beautiful countryside in North Wales where I have just been on holiday. There is a route from Holywell that... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry – 13th July

For Today... 13th July Outside my window... there is still a trace of blue in the sky and it has gone 11pm I am thinking... about the juxtaposition of tragedy and celebration today I am thankful... that I have a ministry in the church I am praying for… Millie’s family, Alfie and his mum, the... Continue Reading →

For Today... 3rd July Outside my window... first day today for about three weeks with no rain! I am thinking... how spirited the Iceland football team are. They certainly have heart I am thankful... that I have such caring friends and family. We have had a tough time as a family recently with financial difficulties... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry 13th June

For Today... Monday, 13th June Outside my window... The sky is clearing slightly after a full day of drizzle, rain, rizzle, and showers I am thinking... About how acts of hatred and violence seem to be everywhere we look at the minute. If it's not guns and shootings in the USA, it's football riots in France. If... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry 22nd May 2016

For Today... 22nd May 2016 Outside my window... it’s a bit cloudy, a bit dusky, a bit wet and a bit too early to go to bed I am thinking... how much I wish it wasn’t too early to go to bed! I am thankful... that this difficult period is nearly over at last I... Continue Reading →

Daybook Entry – 29th March 2016

For Today... 29th March 2016 Outside my window... there is the remnants of Storm Katie battering the house and there is a definite chill in the air tonight. It’s wet, cold, windy and miserable I am thinking... how much my own body hates me at times I am thankful... my prescription arrived today I am... Continue Reading →

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