Inspiration / Humour
*The glass is always half full*
*Life isn’t fair - but it’s still good*
*Everything in life happens for a reason*
*We are all responsible for our own happiness*
*There will always be someone worse off than you*
*Whatever doesn’t kill you always makes you stronger*
*What other people think about you - really doesn’t matter*
When I was a small child of eleven years old, before the internet became available, I came across a poem called ‘If’ written by Rudyard Kipling in 1895. Even though it is a poem that pertains to any age group, I considered it at the time to being applicable to those that had experienced much in life. My life’s experiences were still few at such a young age, but I felt compelled to buy this poem written on a poster, and I kept it in my ‘treasure’ box......Read More!
It is true that our planet possesses some truly amazing and beautiful natural and man made wonders, but recently I was reminded of an email that was sent to me regarding a teachers request to a class to list what they considered to be: The Seven Wonders of The World........Read More!
Why do friendships end? Does it still leave you wondering at times? It may have to do with how you view friendship, as well as your beliefs about life in general. I believe both are equally important to consider........Read More!
Footprint In The Sand and Concrete
Recently we had a little concrete poured around a stone step just outside our side gate. Unfortunately, although I thought I would remember to stay away from that area until it had dried, later that day I stepped onto it, creating a permanent footprint. What followed were comical remarks about ‘dating it’ and ‘being famous’ etc. It’s interesting the way one thought leads to another, because this event brought to mind a famous poem, called ‘Footprints in the Sand’, which I decided to revisit..........Read More!
Have you heard of the 90/10 principle? It was written by author Stephen Covey, and is relevant for anyone, and everyone.
The principle is that 10% is made up of what happens to you, and 90% is decided by how you react. What this means is, we really have no control over 10% of what happens to us, but we determine the other 90%, by our reaction to it........Read More!
A keyboard contains many different keys, or key strokes that a user can use. In general, there are about 80 – 110 keys in a computer keyboard. These keys vary according to the brand of keyboard, but the shape, size and spacing of keys are almost the same for all keyboards, which is referred to as QWERTY.....................Read More!
There is no disputing that men and women are different. Even though you may be in a happy relationship built on friendship and respect, or experiencing the exhilaration of a passionate relationship that has you convinced you were destined to be together, you will eventually become aware (if you haven’t already), that men and women ‘think’ differently........Read More!
They say a picture can say a thousand words. It seems a group of pictures can also tell a story. Imagination and creativity are replacing tradition in many areas. Not long ago a wedding cake consisted of a one – three tier fruit cake, white icing and delicately decorated with figurines of a bride and groom on top. Now it seems wedding cakes tell a story....Read More!