It’s time for a solitary retreat

It’s been almost a month since I began the Positively Creative Journaling class online. The class has given me a gentle nudge and opportunity to go look deeper within, while getting used to playing … [Read more...]

What if there was a different way of educating our children

(For those of you who read my last blog post about my Etsy Shop... you will have to excuse me for my typo 'smoking' should have read 'smocking', one letter but has a slightly different meaning. I tend … [Read more...]

The autism diagnosis

June 2nd 1993, a day that felt like the beginning of the end of the dreams that I had for my young son who had just turned 3 years old. It was the day that my husband and I received the news that our … [Read more...]

A visit to the dentist… a reflection on the last 17 years

Yesterday was an afternoon of going to the dentist with my son. He was due for his regular cleaning. My daughter came along for the ride, and I was telling her how much her brother had evolved since … [Read more...]

Friday’s Bliss List… gratitude!

This is my first time posting a Friday Bliss List. It was started by Liv Lane who ran an e-course that I took this winter on How To Build A Blog You Truly Love. I joined the e-course a few weeks late, … [Read more...]

Are you too sensitive?

A few years ago I came across the topic of Highly Sensitive People... I instantly saw myself in the descriptions given. As a child and young adult I was incredibly shy. I was an observer and had very … [Read more...]