I Wonder Introspection

On death and dying #FridayReflections

February 17, 2017

I don’t always think about dying. At least not my own death. As an anxious person, I have often worried about the death of loved ones, more specifically, my family. I have had nightmares as a child wondering how I’d cope. Now, while I no longer have nightmares, I guess the inevitability of it all is always there in my subconscious. However, my own death? That’s not something I worry¬†about too often. It’s not because I think I won’t die…

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12WBT Healthy Living Weight Watching

Week 1 of #12WBT February 2017

February 13, 2017
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On Monday the 6th of February, I officially commenced my 12WBT journey. I had prepared my meals on the Saturday {as I was going to be out of the house on Sunday} and was ready and raring to go at 4:50 on Monday morning. Monday and Wednesday were cardio days, Tuesday and Thursday were all about strength-training. On Friday, exercise was focussed on the core and flexibility and finally Saturday was a super-circuit. With my meals, while I didn’t take…

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10 things that made me happy {Week 28}

February 11, 2017
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Happy Saturday you guys! It’s been one hell of a week and I’m glad the weekend is here. Even if it is going to be a scorcher here. My house turns into a sauna on these hot days so I’m hoping some trips to the beach will keep me cool. It’s time now to delve into 10 things that made me happy from 4th February to 10th February. Starting my 12WBT journey on Monday Preparing all my meals on Saturday…

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Introspection Reflections

Scare yourself #FridayReflections

February 10, 2017

When life gets busy, we tend to run on autopilot. We wake up, go to work, get home, cook, clean, relax and sleep. And then we repeat it all over again. If you’re like me, you probably like routine. But routine can get a bit tiring and we need a break every once in a while. But sometimes, that break doesn’t always have to be a big holiday. Sometimes, doing something new, something different can be just as exciting and…

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Aussie Author Challenge Australian Women Writers Books

Book Review: Tell the truth, shame the devil #AusRead17 #AWW2017

February 7, 2017
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Detective Inspector Bashir (Bish) Ortley of the London Met Police has recently been suspended from the force for his behaviour. He spends his days drinking and drowning his grief of his broken marriage to Rachel, his dead son and his emotionally distant teenage daughter, Bee. Bish’s world is thrown upside down when he receives a call of a British school bus being bombed in France. It’s the same bus his daughter was on. Also on the bus is Violette LeBrac.…

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