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Entries from December 2006

What I Learned This Year…

December 17th, 2006 · 3 Comments

At Instigator Blog, Ben Yoskovitz is asking us to join in a group writing project by looking back in time and asking the question "What did you learn this year?" As this has been a huge year for me, I figured I was probably up for the challenge, although I am sure my list will [...]

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Tags: Hmmm... · Reinvention · Wonder Woman

A time for Peace

December 16th, 2006 · 1 Comment

It’s the time of year where every festive greeting is all about Peace, Joy, Goodwill to all men (AND women!) And over at Save Our Xmas Sanity I have just written about A Time of Peace. Here, I would like talk with you a little about a Time FOR Peace. I am really curious about [...]

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Tags: Heart and Home · SOXS!

The Tablecloth – a story to touch your heart

December 15th, 2006 · No Comments

This story came to me by email from my beautiful friend Naomi.  I just had to share it with you to warm your heart as you brave the Christmas crowds… yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus. The brand new pastor and his wife, newly assigned to their first ministry, to reopen a church in [...]

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Tags: Heart and Home

Finding meaning in giving gifts

December 14th, 2006 · 3 Comments

One of my favourite bloggers of all time, Rosa Say, has a beautiful post at Talking Story about the talent involved in giving meaningful, appropriate gifts full of love. She’s asking us to get inspired and be the "better gift givers which live inside us all". "At 19 and 22 my son and daughter are [...]

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Tags: Heart and Home

You don't have to be superwoman to be calm at Christmas!

December 13th, 2006 · 1 Comment

Less than two weeks to Christmas… How’re you doing? With SOXS as a significant focus this festive season, I’ve been focussed on my own preparations, my reactions and feelings in a different way this year. It’s been an extremely busy couple of months, and I knew I had to fit Christmas in there somewhere, but [...]

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Tags: Resourcing for Women Who Do Too Much · SOXS! · Why Did I Have Children? · Wonder Woman

Tag, you're it… with time delay

December 8th, 2006 · 7 Comments

Tony Clark tagged me.  Two days ago.  Oops.  It’s been a busy week & that’s no excuse. Thanks for the tag, Tony (I think?).  Since I’m ‘IT’ – I am to share with my readers five things you may not know about me.  Hmmm… what don’t you know about me? My first job was playing [...]

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Tags: Uncategorized

Time for Renewal and Planning at Sanctuary

December 7th, 2006 · No Comments

It’s December and for me, that means holidays are drawing near.  It also means the dawning of a new, fresh, exciting year full of unlimited possibilities. I am intending to get through the rest of 2006 whole, hearty and healthy.  With the aid of SOXS and all my forward planning (even throwing a husband shooting [...]

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Tags: Heart and Home

Getting Organised – the easy way or the hard way?

December 6th, 2006 · 2 Comments

"A new level of success will always require a new level of organisation" – Cheryl Richardson It happens every time.  In the getting ready for the new stuff, the new project, the new business venture, the new timetable, we need to focus, for a little while, on the "getting organised" part of that. In preparing [...]

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Tags: Reinvention · Watch Out for Those Potholes · Worthwhile Work