Tag Archives: fun

Find a swing and release your inner child

Somewhere a swing is missing you

  One of the options for this week’s Friday Reflections was to write about a chosen image. I look at this image of the swing and it brings back so many happy memories of my childhood.  Countless afternoons spent playing on my swing, singing at the top of my lungs (my poor neighbours).  Each afternoon after school I would come… Read more »

April Fool’s Day! How I was caught big time!

It was about 10 years ago that I experienced my first major April Fool’s Day sting.  I was working in an office with 4 other ladies – all younger than me. Before I talk about how I was caught by an April Fool prank, I need to give you some background. Working with girls who were young enough to be… Read more »

My Top 5 Life Hacks for Happier, Healthier Life

5 top life hacks

Do you struggle to get through everything in a day and find that there is NO TIME FOR YOU or YOUR HEALTH? In this week’s #FridayReflections, (a FB Blogging group I belong to), one of the writing prompts asked:  “What are your top life hacks?” . Now call me slow, but I still didn’t get where the word ‘hacks’ came… Read more »

Isn’t it Time You Embraced Your Inner Child?

Embrace your inner child

Have you seen the Colouring Books that are supposedly the ‘latest thing’ in relieving stress?  I used to adore colouring-in as a child and was so pleased when my ‘Secret Santa’ gave me a Colouring Book and pencils for Christmas.  I love sitting down with my grandchildren, colouring in, keeping within the lines and for a short time we are… Read more »

Sail Away – The Pros and Cons of Cruising

How does being waited on 24/7 sound to you? Why not Sail Away and enjoy a cruise?  Before you do I’ll give you the low down on the Pros and Cons of Cruising. I always thought that people who took cruise holidays fell into two categories.