Well didn’t that just make my day! I had seen other sites with an award – and yeah I know these awards are more like blogger chain-letters. But ya know it still feel nice! Means someone has been reading and enjoying. So thank you! I have been nominated for the One Lovely Blog Award, by Santu’s Blog (http://santuonline.wordpress.com/).Continue reading “A Blogger Award!”
On April 26, 1986 a nuclear accident occurred at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in the Ukraine. There was an explosion and the graphite moderator was exposed to the air. The moderator caught fire and large amounts of radioactive materials were released into the atmosphere. Thousands of people were relocated because of the radiation – and entireContinue reading “Chernobyl Years Later”
One part amber. Two parts time. Mixed slowly; let dry. A pinch of this; A tickle of that. Plenty of wine. Us embedded and entwined in golden laughter reclined. Your scent lingering long after you’re gone .
This day seems to be the forgotten holiday of the year. There is no lead-up to Good Friday. No frenzied fanfare of festivity. No elaborate feasts to plan and prepare. That is probably why I like it the best. Good Friday really is a day off from the bustle and hustle of the consumer world.Continue reading “Good Friday”
I heard a mother the other day getting frustrated with her toddler and then she said a phrase that got me thinking. I am sure you know the saying – “you aren’t the centre of the universe.” I have heard this many times over the years, and in many variations. “It isn’t all about you.” or “YouContinue reading “Me and all the People that Love Me”