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“A gift from the heart” – 2013 edition.

It’s no secret to scientists and psychologists that scent can trigger memories as vivid and real as the day they were created. Although my maternal grandfather died more than 12 years ago, pulling his suspenders out of the bag I … Continue reading

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Two precious gifts – one of hope… the other of healing.

As I wrote last weekend, in the annual re-post of ” A gift from the heart “ – the story of how an anonymous Christmas gift provided me with something far more precious than soap – the most valuable gifts are always … Continue reading

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One from the archives,to get into the spirit of Christmas… ” A gift from the heart.”

As an adult, I think I’ve always had a bit of a love/hate relationship with Christmas. Don’t get me wrong – I love the festive lights, the excitement of seeing my children enjoy the holidays, get-togethers and all the cooking…but I  really, really … Continue reading

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Life is a process

There is something magical about the very moments when the darkest part of night begins that unstoppable slide into dawn. Sitting on the floor beside the window in my bedroom, I watched it all, wrapped in warm chocolate coloured chenille … Continue reading

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Merry christmas to all, and to all – a good night.

Well folks, I had really envisioned being able to sit down and write what was on my mind, but times run out, and I don’t know when and if I will be able to post until late next week, as … Continue reading

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