Monthly Archives: April 2006
As someone who has made plenty of mistakes in life, the following snippet gives me hope. A person becomes wise by observing what happens when they are not.
I am preaching at Crianlarich tomorrow. It is only 16 miles down the road, and I often used to drive through it thinking, Why would anyone want to live here? Now of course I know that people live and work … Continue reading
It is a while since the animals have featured in this blog. Just to remind you, Fox is a nine year old ginger tomcat and Misty is a five month old cairn terrier. Yesterday’s trip to the vet with them … Continue reading
I was diverted from spring cleaning and onto instant gardening yesterday. The outside tubs have had a rearrangement and tidy up, all because we are having an extension being built on the back of the house. We don’t know exactly … Continue reading
Spring cleaning is going to happen – soon. It is too easy to prevaricate though – I baulk at the pile of things that need photographed for ebay, and the books which have somehow come into my life in the … Continue reading
Enjoyed some shopping in the big town today. A lot of time is saved by there being many clothing shops that I walk into and straight out again; either because of noise or styling. I am getting much more interested … Continue reading
It was the Brazilian Bishop Helder Camara who used to say: Watch how you live. Your lives may be the only gospel your sisters and brothers will ever read. Sound advice.
Now that it is over a year since I retired, it is time to take stock. I looked at one of the Stress Scale indicators, and have discovered I am at the lowest level I have ever been. (Well under … Continue reading
Dentist today – now what was that I was advocating about living in the moment? It is just as well it is sunny.