Slow progress is still Progress

I have spent too much time stuck in bed or on the sofa and needing to rest. It is not easy to truly understand unless you have personal experience of how it feels but when I need to rest that makes even having a conversation an impossibility. This naturally makes relationships with others more strained… Continue reading Slow progress is still Progress

New Year, New [Re-]Start?

My last post was in July 2017 and we have had many, many changes since then; we had a whirlwind experience with The Kids and World Taekwondo, my health has been more challenging, we have a new addition to our family and we now have a teenager and pre-teen in the house. I have wanted… Continue reading New Year, New [Re-]Start?

Priorities

I've always put The Kids first.  I used all my energy for them and, although it wasn't a lot, I did as much as I could with them.  That sounds honourable but actually that left nothing for B.  Or myself. Or anyone else. When The Kids were babies/toddlers/very young children I think they needed that attention and… Continue reading Priorities