I am the first to acknowledge that my reading concentration stamina can be that of a gnat! Gone are the days of sitting reading understanding and absorbing for hours. It is a while since I have been able to read a book in it's entirety. Having said that, my love for books thankfully remains undiminished. … Continue reading My Reading List – Christian Faith Books
As I sit masked in duvet land hunkered down, with my husband on door duty for a repair. It feels like a melting pot of emotions here and in the UK at the moment. As this country's leaders try to edge us out of a 3rd lockdown, we see other countries having to go back … Continue reading What Happens Next?
It is Mother's Day today here in the UK. And for many, many people we all know that this will be an extremely difficult day. Many having taken part in doorstep vigils last night, as I myself did. But I didn't want to not mark this day. Mother's Day. A day for everyone who is … Continue reading On Mother’s Day
Trigger Warning - Discussing women's continued concerns about their safety following the disappearance of Sarah Everard I am prompted today by extremely sad news in this country, that unrelated to Covid19, a young woman Sarah Everard is still missing. I cannot imagine the pain her family and friends are experiencing. As a parent, it has … Continue reading Women Standing with Women!
I've been wanting to try and 'master' the impression of transparency on a doodle. And I think I may have done it. Woohoo!! But after a few attempts. The images below were created on PicsArt Color. I think of the three Apps I mentioned in my piece Digital Doodling for Beginners, PicsArt Color is probably … Continue reading Drawing a Vase
On this International Women's Day I bring to mind the many women in my life. The many overcomers, the many who inspire. Women who inspire My motherMy mother-in-lawMy Grandmothers. Immense fortitude. One of whom I never met, but feel I know.My daughter - not enough words!The many young women I am fortunate to know through … Continue reading International Women’s Day 2021
Good morning from the UK at silly o'clock. I couldn't remember if I had taken one of my pain/sleep meds last night. I clearly hadn't, as I've been awake most of the night. Photo by Felix Mittermeier on Pexels.com Dawn Chorus Doggo decided to wake up too. So I heard the dawn chorus for the … Continue reading Monday Mood – Return of Routine
Thanks for popping by. I'm staying on a creative theme this time round. I have discovered that I started this post 4 years ago!! Nothing like living in the fast lane. And thank goodness for drafts! Continuing - I love creativity and colours, and have tentatively started to Bible journal over the past few months. I … Continue reading Bible Journaling from a Craft Stash