• Mothers Day
    Blog Posts,  Family

    Why Mother’s Day Means More To Me Now Than It Did Before

    I wanted to write this post for last years mothers day, but as we all know, life just gets so busy and I put it aside. Now, that I get to experience yet another Mothers Day, I thought it high time I put pen to paper. Yesterday (the 11th of May, 2019), as we celebrated my son’s 2nd birthday, I sat watching my children run around and explore… busy, adventurous and with a zest for life that, I must admit, I wish I had. I sat there thinking about what their lives would have turned out to be; if I had died (I know this sounds depressing, but stay with…

  • Self Love

    Lifes Reflection

    `Her Reflection… What is it that she sees? Dark rings of endless nights Tear stains of angry moments that cannot be undone Slumped in defeat by love’s exhaustion She sighs… Dimples, and pimples, and wrinkles alike. The lines of life been born, like a forest of marks, stretch across her body with roots entwined. Youth forever gone… Moments of doubt creep slowly in, threatening all the time to break her resolve. Left with only a slight and faint reflection, of faith and purpose, and dreams once clear and bright. Then two little eyes look up… look deep into her soul, stretched wide in wonder and love. Arms outstretched too! Warmth, belonging…