I’ll be seeing you.

The weekend is sadly over. It’s amazing how fast three days can just zip by when you have a lot of things to do. We’ve been busy cleaning out our family home so we can get the house on the market – and get it gone. Saying goodbye to our beloved family home was a…

Inspirational: Say brave things.

Before my mother died, we spent two weeks together. She was ill and needed care.  She wanted my dad to travel and so she booked him a long trip. I took two weeks off work and stayed with her. My siblings and I took turns caring for her. Mum and I watched a lot of…

Being single is a choice

This morning, one of the new members at church kept asking me questions he already knew the answers to. Most of the time, I’m more than happy to answer questions. But with some people, I just get – annoyed because they are never happy with my answers. “There’s a guy out there for you –…

Being a good friend

It’s Friday night and I just got in from a dinner date. I’ve got my Starbucks latte. Leon Bridges is playing softly in the background. I’m relaxed. I’m feeling good. I’m reminded tonight of all the good things in my life. My friend Bev, I met about a decade ago. We became friends fast. And…

Easter Memories

Easter weekend is fast approaching, and I, as usual, have not done anything to prepare for it. You could blame my procrastination on this. But I think what’s going on is, that my heart isn’t into it anymore. My mum, was the entertainer of our family. She was the heart and soul of all the…