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Reducing Stress by Learning the difference between Urgent Tasks and Important Tasks

I have a love/hate relationship with the rubbish truck. To be fair it’s not really the rubbish truck’s fault. I feel so satisfied on the days when our bins are emptied, I’ve managed to get to all those fiddly little wastepaper baskets and bathroom bins around the house and even… Read More »Reducing Stress by Learning the difference between Urgent Tasks and Important Tasks

family group photo with lighthouse above

Trying-not-to-get-into-a-Hump day.

Today is Wednesday, or ‘hump’ day because it’s is the hump you have to get over in the middle of the week, it’s downhill to the weekend from here. Reason enough for a celebration – YAY. Except I have an awful confession – there was a time I used to… Read More »Trying-not-to-get-into-a-Hump day.

Deep despair deeper grace.

There are some nights when sleep eludes me and the thoughts of all I’ve left undone enlarge themselves until the pressure of their weight heats me up to the point that I have to throw off my bedclothes. Then in the bathroom I run the cold tap ’til it’s icy and drink… Read More »Deep despair deeper grace.