Work - what is it? Is it only what we get paid to do or is there a deeper definition to live by?
This blog post has sat on my computer for months. Turns out having two little ones makes for not much time. Shocker. Who knew?! Oh, and I just gave away the whole point of this post...oops... This time I really do have a good excuse for the blog absence. The best kind of excuse: We … Continue reading A Good Excuse. A Really Good Excuse.
Well, maybe...perhaps...we'll see... You ready for my earth-shattering revelation? It's so simple: Something is better than nothing. I have a personality that tends to lean towards 'if I can't do it perfectly, it's better not to do it at all'. It's quite deeply ingrained into me. I think it even goes back into my childhood … Continue reading 1 Thing I’ve Learned So Far #2
1. How do you avoid getting flu? Twice in three months just isn't fair. Which leads me into point 2... *** 2. How do you get rid of flu?? Especially when you're pregnant and can basically take nothing and already have a lower lung capacity. *insert frustrated pregnant woman rant* *** 3. Does 'better late … Continue reading Things I WISH I Knew #1
...but mine as well (in case He makes a mistake) We were challenged a few Sundays ago to live our lives with open hands, palm upwards to God. I nodded along and thought, semi-proudly, that I was doing ok with our finances and possessions. During my pregnancy with Georgie, I laid her in God's hands, … Continue reading Zipper Club: In God’s Hands…
I'm sure there will be many more things we learn but here's the start of the steep learning curve!
I wrote this a year ago and never posted it because I was worried it would come across as 'look at how amazing I am' and I didn't want that! But simultaneously, we live in a world with a lot of bad stuff happening and we can often feel quite helpless in the face of … Continue reading The Hair Weapon
Written 23rd March - who knows, maybe I'll get April's update up in April! This year is the year of everything, I decided. We had loads of different seeds to use up (most of them out-of-date…oops…) and I’ve been reading up about the joys of heirloom and heritage crops where you can gather your own … Continue reading March Spring Planting
dipping our toes into a more sustainable, and healthy, lifestyle (what happens when a girl with her heart set on a courtyard garden, supermarket vegetables, and space for a BBQ starts turning hippy...)
An update on what's been happening and what I'm hoping will happen!