Beach Me

Gratitude has allowed me to love the beach.  I have gone from someone who hated the beach to someone who cannot get enough of it!  So strange and I have gratitude to thank. I just decided to start looking at the things that were at the beach to like.  Now I cannot recall why I…

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Grateful for Music

It is very late.   I have just gotten home from seeing a band.  A new band.  Lovely young men just starting out – the new Neil Young I think. They are called The Wild Comforts. Go and LIKE them, they are so likeable. I am grateful for music!!   Imagine life without it. I remember being…

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The Great Pain

23 years ago this week I was about 36 weeks pregnant when a horrible pain started in my belly.  It was similar to a very bad stitch.   I let Phil know, as you do.  Gradually through the day it got worse.  I let Phil know, as you do.   It wasn’t labour and I was…

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Thank you Notes

Thank you Notes I read a book a while ago called 365 Thank Yous  and when I went to write about it today I found that it has been renamed “A Simple Act of Gratitude” for the paperback edition.   The author, John Kralik,  tells the wonderful story of a life transformed through Thank You Notes –…

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A noise in the Night

Phil and I are in Bryon Bay attending the Byron Bay Film Festival. This is actually a real business trip. Guess who is grateful someone decided that Byron Bay was the place for a film festival? You get the picture…… beach, stunning natural beauty…. Yum!     We arrived at our cute little Byron ‘house’…

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