Who to ask?

Yesterday I got to spend some time with my 82 year old aunt who I adore. She started her first blog at 80!  She is such an inspiration to me. She was telling me about how she had spent a good part of her morning wrestling with her printer. She tried many things before it finally… Continue reading Who to ask?



My favourite word by far is "done". The dialogue that runs through my head is pretty much, "OK, I've done that and that, I just need to do that and then that will be done and then all I have to do is that". I have spoken to other mums and they get my love… Continue reading Done!

generosity · money management · saving

Spend Less, Save More

Do you want to know how to save more and consume less? This post is a summary of a three part series by Andy Stanley called Crazy Like Us. Did you know that the term most associated with money  is “worry”? For most of us we think our money problems would be eliminated by having more… Continue reading Spend Less, Save More

blogging 101 · daily prompt

Wrong Turns

Daily Prompt:  Wrong Turns. When was the last time you got lost? Was it an enjoyable exercise or a stressful one? Tell us about it. I am definitely directionally challenged. Or can I say, I used to be? It was only recently that I got an iPhone and for the first time used the Google map app… Continue reading Wrong Turns

blogging 101 · gratitude

Sharing ideas 

Just as iron sharpens iron, friends sharpen the minds of each other. (‭Proverbs‬ ‭27‬:‭17‬ CEVDCUS06) Sharing ideas and having great conversation with like minded friends and friends-to-be is one of life's great blessings. WordPress Blogging 101 course has not only pushed me out into the blogosphere it has also connected me with some pretty inspired… Continue reading Sharing ideas 

blogging 101 · Christianity · gratitude · Meditation


I read a great blog yesterday titled, Be Thankful (revisited) and there were some lovely descriptions in this that really resonated with me and reminded me how wonderful gratitude is. Please click on the link to see this post. Carol, the author, asks how often do we express our gratitude to God? “I’m talking about… Continue reading Gratitude

blogging 101 · inspiration

The power of fear by Seth Godin

I subscribe to Seth Godin's blog and I really enjoy his succinct advice. He's a great inspiration for saying a lot (that has real value) in just a few words.  As I embark on blogging  and doing the Blogging 101 course, I thought his words about fear were fitting for me and definitely worth sharing. The Power of Fear<… Continue reading The power of fear by Seth Godin