Tuesdays are not the straightforward days of my week – it is our drop in, coffee, social time, games events, lunch club thingy, called Tues@Bloom. I currently act as host for this. Which is a way of saying, other people all the hard work – the cooking, the washing up, the managing the money etc,… Continue reading Tuesdays….

Celebrating a life and what has nourished it

I’ve spent some time today getting ready for a memorial service tomorrow afternoon. Most of today’s preparation has been putting together a powerpoint of photos of M. She had lived a long time; there are a lot of photos. There are photos of her with her parents, her brothers, her friends, her cat…and doing things… Continue reading Celebrating a life and what has nourished it

Today’s bright thought….

It’s Ash Wednesday. It’s also Valentine’s Day. The coincidence of these two has provoked all sorts of daftnesses and delights. My favourite was the “valentine” doing the rounds on Twitter “Remember that you are dust; but very lovable dust!” But the coincidence of the two, together with the rather exciting time Beloved Other’s health has… Continue reading Today’s bright thought….