A Time of Change and Learning

Last night my mother asked me whether I intended to continue with my blog? My one word answer was “Yes”.
I confess, I have left you all sadly neglected of late whilst I have allowed myself to wallow in self pity and other other such feelings that we as human beings tend to indulge in from time to time.
This year however, is a time of change, learning and growth for me and I confess to missing the interaction that I have with you all as I go through these changes. So here’s to a new change on that front.

I’m sure that to many of you it seems as if my life is always about learning and growth. You only have to read back through many of my past blog posts to see that.
I liken myself to a pot plant. I grow and thrive when the conditions are perfect (good food, great atmosphere etc) but die back when neglected or something becomes lacking in my daily care. Only to come back better and stronger when looked after once again. And since it is me that looks after myself, then I get what I put out ha ha.
A better comparison may have been a phoenix rising from the ashes but I think that a pot plant suits me better. 😀 Continue reading

Bookshelf Tag

I’ll admit it. I’m struggling right now to find wonderful and positively uplifting posts to share with y’all right now. Although Polly is visiting once again, she’s taking a while to settle in.
I am a couple of days behind on my blog reading and commenting and just read Joey’s post “Bookshelf Tag“. Although Joey didn’t tag me, she left it open to anyone who wished to tag themselves to do so. So I did. Thank you Joey. 🙂
I loved reading Joey’s answers and learning a little more about her. She’s a pretty cool lady who not only quilts but loves books. Awesome combination if I do say so myself.

So, I believe I have some questions to answer. Let’s the games begin! Continue reading