How do you keep your home clean and tidy when you’re in awful pain every single day? 

Okay to go my pace! Thanks.

My Big Fat Rheumatoid Life

….by doing a bit at a time. That’s how.
Rome wasn’t built in a day, and your home isn’t going to be clean and visitor-ready in a day either.  If you’re anything like me, that is.

Things take longer to achieve when you’re in pain and/or can’t move bits of your body the way you would like, so if it takes 30 minutes to wash up and put away your dishes, so be it.  If you have to take a coffee break half way through, so be it.  But at least your dishes got done.

– Jude x

View original post

‘To be wronged is nothing, unless you continue to remember it’

Showcasing mummuddlingthrough! mum of three, who has bless me! Her post resonates with me deep today. >ToLife<

mummuddlingthrough

Monday January 4th 2011 wasn’t really just any old Monday. It was the first Monday of the new year, the day we all dragged ourselves back to work after an over indulgent Christmas. The morning was dark and damp, and Mr G and I were tired as we had spent the weekend in London, as part of his Christmas present, watching football and having a romantic weekend away.

We had been married 6 months, and were hoping that we might be blessed with a mini-G anytime soon. We were trying to focus elsewhere, the house, having fun, but deep down we couldn’t wait for it to happen.

As we so often do in the excitement of a fresh new year beginning, that morning Mr G was full of ideas of getting fit and saving money, so he insisted on cycling to the station. ‘You’re mad’ I bantered with him, it…

View original post 573 more words

Remembrance

***

Please take a moment of silence to remember loss of loved ones, their families and those of us that remain in the land of the living on this tragic day in history.

When I posted this, it was the eve of September 10, 2014 in my time zone. I woke aghast to see that it shows September 11, 2014….talking about ice cream…banging my head on the desk and holding my heart.***

***