Alan Hanna’s Bookshop

Last June, I approached Donegal Central Library, to ask if my memoir “Watching the Daisies” could be stocked in local libraries. They were incredibly helpful and advised me to have my book registered with Alan Hanna’s Bookshop, which is run by Irish Library Supplies. Almost a year later, I have contacted all the county libraries … More Alan Hanna’s Bookshop

The Garden in May 2018

The garden has truly blossomed this month, and I have delighted in spending LOTS of time outside. I have enjoyed the scent of the Apple blossom from my late father’s garden bench.   And the view along the garden, including the flowering of these Alliums:   Yellow Narcissus “Sun Disc” companions have complemented their purple … More The Garden in May 2018

The 3 Day Quote Challenge

I have recently been nominated by three lovely blog friends for “The 3 Day Quote Challenge.” Thank you to: Shannon at http://www.msnubutterflies.wordpress.com Annika at http://www.annikaperry.com Bella at http://www.thoughtsnlifeblog.com I love quotations, and I have a number of favourites. However, I will cheat a little on the challenge and combine three days into one! Caring for … More The 3 Day Quote Challenge

101 Ways to Meditate

“101 Ways to Meditate” continues the story of my self healing journey, and my post Colour, Crystals and Aura Readings, where I shared the story of my introduction to meditation. 30+ years later, I have explored many other forms of meditation which have empowered me on my self healing journey. Meditation Circle In 1986, I joined a … More 101 Ways to Meditate

Get To Know Me Tag

Natalie at “Searching for My Inner Zen Blog” has tagged me in The Get to Know Me Tag Please call round and visit her beautiful blog. Fibromyalgia Awareness Month May is International Fibromyalgia Awareness month, so I have tailored my answers to promote more awareness of this debilitating condition. What are my strengths? Resilience, Courage, … More Get To Know Me Tag

I Had A Dream

Skopelos Town Harbour Robert Fear writes at Fred’s Blog , where he runs an annual travel writing competition. “I Had A Dream” is my entry for March. Entries remain open for May, June and July. My taxi deposited me at the old port of Skiathos, as the sun rose on a very COOL early October morning. I … More I Had A Dream