Self Care for Slow Learners – Never Give Up

I’m a slow learner. It takes a while for me to ‘get’ that I can’t circumvent the laws of nature! Knowing this in theory doesn’t stop me pushing very hard to try! But I don’t think I’m alone in this. I understand (on a...

Feel the Fear Series – My first big road trip

Those of you who know me or who read my musings may remember that in the last year or so, I decided to Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway and join my husband on the back of his motorbike. It was a big deal for me – I was very afraid at the start but I’ve been...

Making stuff (up)

I attended a workshop a few months ago where we spent quite a lot of time making stuff and being creative. We also heard about how we sometimes (often) make stuff UP about ourselves and about life in general too. For example: “I’m not creative,”...
Labels and Leaving Certs

Labels and Leaving Certs

I found my Leaving Cert results the other day and they took my breath away!   I’d remembered they were pretty poor and even to this day, when they don’t matter anymore, there’s still a slight shame in remembering how I was told to say “I...
One for Sorrow, Two for Joy

One for Sorrow, Two for Joy

I’m sitting here waiting for the next client to arrive as I write this. The view from my window is amazing – I am blessed. I love being able to look out into the garden to see and hear nature; especially the birds that visit my bird tables (and from my...