Author Archives: Kath

Thoughts from a tent…

It’s my Birthday. Another year to hang on the line and all that jazz. Read last years post for my thoughts on Birthdays. Here instead are some random thoughts from 5am in a tent last weekend.  It’s times like these … Continue reading

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The end…and maybe a beginning…

The Spiritual Direction course I’ve been doing this year came to an end today. It was a day of endings and ponderings for the future. Part of the day was sharing letters we’d written to God about what might happen … Continue reading

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Ode to camping pt1

It’s time to blow the cobwebs off this space and see about some blogging again. I sense there are only a few weeks left before another bomb goes off in our lives and whilst the sun shines, marking season is … Continue reading

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Dear Daddy

It’s that time of year when the small son has a few things to say to us all. Bear with him, he’s only little. Dear Daddy. Lots has changed in a year, but I wanted to say thank you again … Continue reading

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It’s about how you use it…

This thought has been flickering at the back of my mind recently and as I appear to have at least 10 minutes free to write it down I shall try… It’s a largely incoherent thought about ‘social media’ that demon … Continue reading

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Just some processing going on…

It’s been a funny old month. For most of it I’ve felt fairly blank, just surviving the days, getting through and reaching the end of each day glad of a bed to sink into and the oblivion of sleep. That … Continue reading

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Tonight

The end of a long weepy kind of day. A series of these days has left me weak and weary. Tonight I sit after a long shower, fresh clothes to remind me that I am not just the wearer of … Continue reading

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On conducting ourselves with a generosity to different ideas…

Ok, so that’s a clunky title but I think it captures what I’m trying to convey in this post… I’ve been thinking recently about debates on the internet and why they make me so uncomfortable. It’s so hard to say … Continue reading

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Monkey Bread

Most Saturdays we make Monkey Bread, a recipe we nicked off my excellent brother and sister-in-law. It’s a wonderful mix of bread, ham, cheese and mustard, or whatever combination you choose to add in, sausage and pesto etc. We’ve had … Continue reading

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Holiday roundup

It’s the first day of a new term and for the first time in a week or so the boy is down for his regular lunchtime nap. Despite a restless night from all (mainly consisting of the boy coming into … Continue reading

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