Post A Day – How Did It Go?

1)      Why did you start the Post a Day/Week Challenge? I started the Post A Day Challenge because at the end of the year 2010 I was at an extremely low point in my life and I desperately needed something to give me a purpose. I thought that a daily commitment such as producing a …

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Happy Christmas!!

I am just taking a moment in between washing up and settling down for the evening to send a huge HELLO to blog-land. I hope you have all had a wonderful Christmas those who celebrate it, and if you don't I hope you have had a wonderful day anyway. It has been a great day …

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It’s Christmas Eve!!

It has been a brilliant run up to Christmas this year and today has just been out of this world. I've been on my feet all day in the kitchen getting things ready - the turkey is in already - and I led the Crib Service at church this afternoon too. A nice glass of …

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Prayer for Midwinter

  Going To Rest   May the Light of Lights come To my dark heart from Thy place; May the Spirit’s wisdom come To my heart’s tablet from my Saviour.   Be the peace of the Spirit mine this night, Be the peace of the Son mine this night, Be the peace of the Father …

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Life Lessons

I found this on Facebook and just had to share it with you Bill Gates' Guide to Life: Rule 1: Life is not fair - get used to it! Rule 2: The world doesn't care about your self-esteem. The world will expect you to accomplish something BEFORE you feel good about yourself. Rule 3: You …

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Sunday Stealing

Sunday Stealing: The Community Meme I'm a bit tired from so many things going on at the moment, so apologies for the lack of originality tonight. I thought I would share in the Sunday Stealing meme today for a little bit of thought tweaking and creativity juice-making. If you want to join in please click …

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Thought For Today

"The liar's punishment is not in the least that he is not believed, but in that he cannot believe anyone else"   I was thinking about this, and it struck me that it is not just liars who would be punished in this way; people who are incapable of accepting love are so because they …

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Santa Lucia

It is Santa Lucia Day today – or St Lucy’s Day for those of us who are not Italian! Celebrated (unusually) in Scandinavian countries like Sweden, Santa Lucia’s Day is the Christian feast day of St Lucy who was martyred for refusing to give up her virginity. She is the patron saint of those who are …

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The Butterfly’s Lesson

  For more inspirational quotes and sayings, you can go direct to Dodinsky's site by clicking the picture above 🙂