bloom in the chill

To help fight the seasonal blahs which usually hit me in the sunless midwinter, I love to bring a bunch of fresh cut tulips home to brighten my kitchen table. ¬† Last week, as i bought some lovely pink tulips, the florist passed on a wise tip which has stuck with me. She suggested adding … More bloom in the chill

disappointment

It’s still there. That disappointment you have been trying to avoid bringing into the light. Thinking that if you don’t look at it, it won’t hurt as much.  Harbouring our hurts only deepens them. I have struggled with many disappointments over the years, and I have discovered the truth: each disappointment is the opportunity for … More disappointment

seasons change

A friend I haven’t connected with for a long time came to mind this morning while I was getting ready for my day. So I asked God (which I am starting to do more & more) if I should get in touch with her. He said, “Leave things as they are.” I prayed for God … More seasons change