Was Yours a Valentine’s Day Massacre?  

No, I don’t mean literally.  This is not 1929 gang related murder in Chicago I am referring to.  This is a different kind of Valentines Day massacre entirely.   You see, I had a very calm Valentines Day this year and whilst I have nothing against Valentines Day...

Too Much Of A Good Thing

Have you heard that expression – you’ve had too much of a good thing? At first sight it seems like a contradiction in terms doesn’t it?  I mean, if it’s ‘a good thing’, how can you have too much of it? For me, at Christmas my ‘too much of a good thing’ tends to be...

I Wish I’d Never Stopped!

I was talking to a friend the other day and asked how her Christmas and New Year had gone.  What she said made total sense to me.  ‘I wish I’d never stopped Cheryl’ she said.  ‘When I switch off for Christmas I feel like everything is going out of control and when I...

What Are You Crying For?

The subject of crying has come up quite a bit in the last week.  We often find that after (and during) one of our retreats there is a lot of crying going on.  Also, quite a bit of illness or pain!  I know – sounds very enticing doesn’t it?    But actually, it is a...