The GIANT Pause…..

The GIANT Pause…..

Wow,  just wow.  What a time in history we have all found ourselves in.  I think we are all half expecting to wake up from this dream, laugh about it, then go on our merry way….. business as usual.  I liken this time to those old Road Runner cartoons, where the...
Turning Back For Elsie…..

Turning Back For Elsie…..

Elsie is 1 today.  No big deal really.  I actually didn’t get around to buying her a present and she had a ‘store bought’ cupcake for her Birthday Cake, but she was showered in love, singsongs and attention by her 9 adoring fans. Despite my lack of...
Falling in love with Benji

Falling in love with Benji

I have to say the last few months have been significant & beautiful.  I have been falling in love with my Benji.  Seventh child, sixth boy……. our big brown-eyed Benji.  I am not talking about loving him, I am talking about falling in love with...
I SEE YOU

I SEE YOU

    I think at the core of every human being is the desire, the need, to be seen.  Not to necessarily be praised or worshipped (although some do!!) but just to be seen and acknowledged.  Even the extreme introverts need acknowledgement in some way, to have...
Eyes on your lane…..

Eyes on your lane…..

I am now nearly 40 weeks pregnant and 8th time around it still feels the same…… like I am lining up for the race of my life. In school, I was a passionate middle distant runner, particularly the 400 metres.  That gruelling race is ingrained in my psyche....