Happy Birthday Mum!

The first heartbeat I heard was yours the first arms to hold me The first one to show me love The first one to teach me lessons in life The first to hold me when I took my first steps The first one to show me acceptance The first one to comfort me when I […]

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The reality of turning 55….

Oh so many changes, changes everywhere, understanding and accepting that at 50 you will never look 30 again. Our face shape changes leaving many of us to discover our cheekbones for the first time in our 50’s, our skin starts to dry out, with it the growth of crow’s feet, giving us that washed out […]

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The Fine Line Between Observation and Judgement….

I have been thinking about observation vs judgement, and how this relates to effective communication. This is a something that is often discussed with my better half, particularly when I am making an observation and he feels that it is inappropriate to pass judgement and rightfully so.   My immediate response is that I am […]

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