REFLECTIONS

REFLECTIONS

I have always thought of the word “reflections” as referring to something beautiful.  Visions of a tranquil river, with native flora reflected upon its glassy surface, would come to mind.  Or a reflection would remind me how wonderful it is to remember a special...
MORE THAN WORDS

MORE THAN WORDS

For the last week, every time I looked at myself in the mirror I felt like I was looking at something that the cat had dragged in.  I’ve gone from tired to fatigued in a matter of days and know that my looks resemble this fact.  The problem is, I can’t bring myself to...
THE MORNING AFTER

THE MORNING AFTER

As I awoke this morning, at first it seemed “normal”. As usual, I was trying to ignore the gentle shaking my body was receiving, in the hope that it would cease and my mind could drift back into a much needed slumber. But as my “normal” morning goes, this gentle...
OUR HOLIDAY… OUR WAY!!

OUR HOLIDAY… OUR WAY!!

We LOVE to go away on holiday and most particularly in our caravan.  Our caravan provides us with a home away from home, in which familiar items and routines (as much as possible) can be maintained for our child who lives with FASD.  Weeks, even months before a trip,...
EMPTY

EMPTY

Have you ever felt empty?  Not just the feeling that leads to a grumbling stomach, but the gut wrenching emptiness that leaves you feeling numb?  Today, I feel like my Mama Maremma persona has failed.  After being pushed, attacked, sworn and yelled at, criticized and...

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