Belonging, Book Launch, Families in Global Transition, Finding Home, gratitude, Happiness, Uncategorized, Writing

Monday Morning Musings #61 my tribe

Dear Terry Anne You write of gardening and how that roots you in a place. You write of receiving a call from afar and changing on a dime to wish to be somewhere else. You go on to say that you are resigning yourself to believe that it will be this way forever. I know.… Continue reading Monday Morning Musings #61 my tribe

Global Life, gratitude, Transition

Monday Morning Musing #59 – grateful-but-cross

  My dear Terry Anne This conversation needs to continue. I must say that I was blown away by the number of responses to that musing of mine two weeks ago. To know that I am not alone, that ‘we’ are not alone, is a great comfort. I know I drive myself mad with my… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #59 – grateful-but-cross

Family, gratitude, Life Experiences

Monday Morning Musing # 56 – Time marches on… let’s embrace it

It's nice to be home again after a busy, eventful summer. There were many joyful moments, but I particularly loved this one. Although one of our sons was unable to join us, there we were, together in the Alps of Slovenia. We had hiked to a plateau of gentle hills dotted with simple wooden cabins… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing # 56 – Time marches on… let’s embrace it

gratitude, Life Experiences, Uncategorized

Monday Morning Musing #54 – Two white hats, one blue car, lavender and love

By chance, I write this Monday on my birthday... and oh my, we are somewhere quite wonderful! We've been island hopping along the Adriatic Coast and now find ourselves on Korcula. From the broad shady terrace of the Hotel Korcula De Ville, I gaze out to calm seas of azure shallows and cobalt blues. To my left… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #54 – Two white hats, one blue car, lavender and love

Family, Global Life, gratitude

Monday Morning Musing #52 – The kids are alright…

I find it hard to believe, but as Jo mentioned in #51, we've recently reached a milestone –one year of writing our missives. Some have been personal and insightful, others more lighter even humorous, but I'm thankful for them all and the discipline of carrying on Monday Morning Emails in this way. Yet if you've… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #52 – The kids are alright…