To Everything … turn turn turn …

I was standing outside a while ago, taking pictures of the beautiful colours which are starting to surround me. I slept well last night … and awoke to a misty river. I always get nostalgic at this time of year, because although Summer is almost here, I know that soon, everything eventually falls asleep …Continue reading “To Everything … turn turn turn …”

Just making sure …

“Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. “Pooh?” he whispered.“Yes, Piglet?”“Nothing,” said Piglet, taking Pooh’s hand. “I just wanted to be sure of you.”A.A. Milne A very special little guy whom I never met in person loves this quote… and this morning, after he whispered it to me again and again while visiting Dreamland – I had to find it andContinue reading “Just making sure …”

Lessons from My old man on the bench

I’m not sure how to start this one. Truth is, I’m wobbling right now, as so many of us are in the World. There is uncertainty. Fear. Not knowing where we’re going or if we’re ever going to get ‘there’. ‘This’ has become the ‘new’ normal – they say – and although I may seemContinue reading “Lessons from My old man on the bench”

It’s a matter of perspective

Funny. Every year for the past decade, I’ve looked forward to Summer Holidays. I’m a teacher. I’ve been working with students for the most part of my Life, and it’s what fuels me and allows my family and I to experience a comfortable and dependable living. What people forget about our profession is that toContinue reading “It’s a matter of perspective”

I am 50 years old: FINALLY !

On May 29th, I turned 50. Finally. I’ve decided that the next 50 years of my existence will be dedicated to accomplishing things that I like and that ignite passion within my soul . I also hope that by sharing my experiences with others, I will inspire them to try something new, to accept theirContinue reading “I am 50 years old: FINALLY !”