Daily Archives: July 20, 2013

Dreaded C WORD……

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Ever since my Dad died last January from Cancer, its a word that I dread and detest.

So when my mum returned from London after visiting her beloved youngest sister who turns 50 next week with the heartbreaking news that she has Cancer. I felt as if another part of me was dying. My aunt lost her daughter my 16year old cousin last year, so now having to deal with a blow like this is very devastating.

My aunt has ovarian cancer , she has already started her chemo and has started losing her hair. She has now taken what ever remains of her hair totally off:( I have decided to grow my hair and give it to her to be made into a wig as she refused one from the Hospital.

Every side you turn there are stories of Cancer and it doesnt have a particular race, age or sex.I hope and pray that they find a cure for this disease 😦

So dear readers keep my family in your prayers as emotionally we are heartbroken.

ciao
xxx

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Reason or Season?

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Over the years life has taught me many lessons but one of the most valuable was about friendship. I have on my life journey met some really amazing friends but in reality and on social media networks.

The lesson I have learnt is that not all friendships are meant to last forever till I am old and grey. Some of these friendships believe or not have expirey dates and we should try and keep those that have expired.

People come into our lives for a reason or a season and once the lesson has been learnt they leave,but us as humans try and hold onto the person and ask questions and beg for that friendship.Over time I have learnt these lessons wisely and now if these friends decide it time to go I thank them for helping me on my journey with valuable lessons and say ciao.

But on the flipside some of the most amazing humans ever have enriched my life , held my hand and stayed through every storm and rainbow.

The lesson is learning to let go if its past its expirey date……

Routines…

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I am a creature of habit , I love stability and routine . I dont take very well to change.

The last week I had to get back into my old work routine of starting work at midday and finishing work at 7pm.Most reading this would say lucky fish ! But trust me its awful leaving work especially in winter when its so cold and dark.

So on Monday I had to start a whole new routine with new timings its been hard the last week adjusting .But I have found a plan of action on how to deal with this new change and so far so good. They say it takes 2 weeks before something becomes a habit so week 1 down and 1 to go.

So wish me luck and hopefully my routine doesnt change again 🙂