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What was I going to do for my Mum for her 90th birthday? After living away for many years, I returned to my home town where Mum was in a retirement village. She had had a hard life and for many years little joy and happiness. I was about to remedy that. For her 84th…Read More
Until I started my adoption journey, I did not realise how many people have and are affected by adoption. It affects more than the birth mother and baby. The ripple effects can flow on through decades even generations with extended families.Read More
Most people who put themselves ‘out there’ especially on emotional or controversial subjects are likely to attract ‘hate mail’. Yes, initially it hurts, you feel like biting back. That is what trolls want, to know they have upset you, moved you to anger and posting an unguarded response. In the video below is the most…Read More
I was listening to an item on ABC radio while driving. They were discussing how DNA id being used to identify bones from
unknown soldiers in New Guinea from WW11. The bones are breaking down, even crumbling
Those words got me thinking about Uncle Alec. He went off to
war as a young man looking very proud in his uniform. There are only two photos
of him after that, taken about 6 months later. He has a very different look.
Remember when black and white photographs and early TV were considered the best?
Remember when colour photos and colour TV were introduced? How excited we all were?
Remember how black and white photos and black and white TV were considered old hat?Read More
Generosity is a quality, like honesty and patience. When you are showing generosity, you may give away money, goods, time, love or something else. Beyond that, when you are kind, supportive and gentle it is more than the act of giving, you are showing a generosity of spirit.Read More
If you are dedicated to improving the quality of your life and cultivating more happiness and peace – then KEEP READINGRead More