Friday, August 19, 2016

Feeling a bit.......meh......

It's been a grim week.  For deeply personal reasons I despise August.  This August was even worse than usual because I am coming down from the "being in Europe"-high.  I hate the post-travel blues.  Not only is it so depressing because the holiday is over, but to make matters worse I don't have the travel-planning to take my mind off things.



Oh well, this too shall pass.  In the meantime, it's Friday - so I am going to spend the afternoon with a good book, and the evening with a glass of wine and a take-away curry.  Yay me!

Monday, August 08, 2016

I'm a terrible blogger

I confess, it's true, I'm a terrible blogger.  AWOL more than on the blog!  Oh well, stuff happens, life happens and the blog gets neglected.

One of the reasons I have been away from the blog for so long is that I was planning this amazing vacation and then actually being on said vacation.  The vacation included just over a week walking on the Camino de Santiago in Spain.  It was utter bliss.  I loved, loved, LOVED it.  If you'd like to read all about it, pop over to the blog I created here.


Dealing with grief

I just read this amazing blog post by a mom who recently lost her baby. She gives real, practical examples of what to do/say to someone wh...