Inspirational Stories – what is yours?

So this week I was featured on Emma Reed's "Inspirational Stories" series (you can read it here).  It was a real honour to be able to share a bit of my story with a new audience.  But it got me doubting as to whether I really am an inspirational person, or am I just something [...]

2016 – highlights and praise points

I was going to call this post "the good, the bad and the ugly" but after seeing a flashback to 2014 where I spoke about my praise points of the year I decided to ditch the negativity and chose to praise God for all that has happened this year.  Yes, 2016 has been a crazy [...]

Learning to let go

Life sometimes feels like I am stood somewhere beautiful holding a big bunch of helium balloons.  Every balloon is a responsibility I have taken on - being a mother, working part time, running a lifegroup, organising a Christmas party.  It can be quite a big bunch of balloons that I'm holding!  Most of the time, [...]

Mum on a Mission vs the Train – episode 3

Episode 3Sometimes you have to accept that God knows better than you.  At least that is what I have been trying to do given my latest meditation verse (check out my mummy meditation post from this week).  Easier said than done in some situations, especially when so much is at stake.  How can I just [...]

Why I fasted Facebook but never Quit it

Yes I had a facebook low point last month.  I wrote a slightly rantly post and I fasted facebook for the weekend and I felt the benefits.  But just because I know I need to slow down in my use and schedule regular breaks from it all doesn't mean I am going to quit it [...]

The rule of three

My mum would always tell me that bad things would happen in threes - the car would need fixing the same time as a pipe bursting and the washing machine deciding to conk out.  That was just the way it went!  I guess this is the same as saying "it never rains, it pours!".  There [...]