a room with a view

Before I owned my present little nest I used to talk about how much I would love to have a landed property because with that I would get to have a garden.  But when the opportunity came a few years ago for me to own my first home, I had to think long and hard…

mangroves, sunset, fireflies

A trip to see the fireflies had been on my to-do list for many years until last Saturday that I eventually got to tick the box for this particular item and officially take it off the list! I was blessed with a hosted trip by a local travel agent (thank you Luke of Borneo Legend…

bountiful blessings

We plough the fields, and scatter the good seed on the land; But it is fed and watered by God’s almighty hand: He sends the snow in winter, the warmth to swell the grain, The breezes and the sunshine, and soft refreshing rain. Taken from an old hymn “We plough the fields and scatter” by…

Monday hues!

Bright and cheerful colours to chase away the Monday blues! Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude. — Denis Waitley, American motivational speaker Make each day your masterpiece. — John Wooden, American basketball coach

expectations

In the new year some people have resolutions, some set goals but regardless of what one does, everyone has expectations of some sort. What are yours? Sharing a quote from Sarah Ban Breathnach, American writer of “Simple Abundance”… “Expect to have hope rekindled. Expect your prayers to be answered in wondrous ways. The dry seasons…