Tag Archives: joy

The one with the January round up.

January is famous for it’s weary undertone. A month of slogging through with the promise of the early first weeks enthusiasm wearing thin as we realise we are still a Long Way from Spring. It’s a month for hibernation, naming … Continue reading

Posted in Life on the journey | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Advent 4

And today the wonder was right there. No need to dig deep. A fresh blue sky. Running in the sun. Wryly accepting the way my body works. Connecting chats at work. Office bag of chocolate buttons. Mmmmm. Cuppa with one … Continue reading

Posted in Life on the journey | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Life on retreat

One of my birthday presents this year was a night away on a retreat (I have excellent friends) and last week I finally got around to going to Penhurst Retreat Centre in deepest darkest East Sussex. I went in need … Continue reading

Posted in Life on the journey | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Weekly round up. The snow edition.

It’s been a weird old week around these parts. A fairly up and down week, and mostly a cold one. We kicked off the weekend in style by enjoying a freezing cold beach picnic. The adventure was declared a success … Continue reading

Posted in Life on the journey | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thrifty Outdoor Adventures pt1.

Rather ambitiously I want to start a series of posts documenting our search for fairly cheap adventures outdoors. I am trying to curb my cravings for a campervan. There are SO many more ways to explore the outdoors than in … Continue reading

Posted in Life on the journey | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Weekly round up. Once more.

I squint at my watch.  4.40.  The small boy next to me wiggles and whispers a cute wakey wakey in my ear.  I growl a shhhhhh and turn over, he mutters back into sleep and I listen to funny women … Continue reading

Posted in Life on the journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Attempting to process 2017: The one with the songs.

Every year I compile a CD of songs that have got me through the previous 12 months. I then send it to my lovelies, Anna and Sarah and occasionally a few others if I think they might be interested. This … Continue reading

Posted in Life on the journey, Songs along the way | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment