“Life Lessons learnt whilst Pottering”

Life Lessons that just occur Definition Of Pottering: Doing a number of small tasks or not concentrating on anything particular or move or go in a casual, unhurried way. My word today is Pottering. It's OK to potter around and start things, and move onto something else, doing whatever takes your fancy. There is no rule book that we need to follow. It is Sunday after all, follow your pottering … [Read more...]

Alzheimer’s – My Mum has it and it Sucks!

Alzheimer's Sucks! I work with behavioural issues everyday, but this is still a very tough one for me to handle, it makes me angry that my vivacious, intelligent and wonderful mum has Alzheimer's. I get so cross and upset at times I scare myself. But this is how it is and I cannot change her illness and we get on day by day. As it nearly Mother's Day  I wanted to say I love you mum. I know it's … [Read more...]

Appreciation: The recognition and enjoyment of the good qualities of someone or something. Gratitude for something.

Appreciation should be done daily I have a small task for you today. Yes I know how busy you are but this will only take a few seconds every couple of hours. It's a great mood enhancer and we already know how our behaviour can ricochet down the line and affect all those around us, especially our children. I understand that no ones life is perfect and we all have  our own daily issues to deal … [Read more...]

Motherhood “You are never alone”

Motherhood let's get real I'm writing this for all women (especially mothers) out there. I am writing this to say thank you. I am writing this to make you all aware of the amazing talent, the raw honesty , the wealth of information and support there is out on the web for all of you.  If you think you are alone and there is no one that understands what you are going through, then let me tell you … [Read more...]

Crying mother

Crying Mother it's OK Crying (disambiguation) Crying is the human production of tears in response to an emotional state. Do you ever have one of those days, where the tears just keep flowing? Well mine was yesterday. No matter how much I tried to keep it together, the waterworks would keep coming on and off all day. Yesterday was one of those highly tensed and stressful days dealing with a … [Read more...]

Mother Poem

Mother Poem  for all mothers  I know a mother who is amazing I know a mother who doesn't stop I know a mother who is busy I know a mother who is worried I know a mother who is tired I know a mother who is a wife I know a mother who is single I know a mother who is struggling I know a mother who is studying I know a mother who is making ends meet I know a mother who is spending time … [Read more...]

Stress and anxiety, throw in some guilt and you have GAS!

Stress and anxiety GAS is my abbreviation of guilt, anxiety and stress. Just writing about GAS makes me feel slightly guilty, stressed and anxious. I hear mothers everyday through work, at school and on  Twitter, Facebook  and their Blogs say these words everyday. "I feel guilty that I haven't spent enough time with my kids" "When I get up in the morning I feel anxious about the day a … [Read more...]