Taking a Leap

Taking a Leap

Once every four years, we get an extra day. And, as I’m writing this on February 29th 2016, that’s today. Apparently it’s got something to do with the solar system not being in sync with the Gregorian calendar. (How very careless of the solar system.) And it’s in...
No Limits

No Limits

Ever caught yourself thinking ‘My memory isn’t what it used to be’? If you’re over the age of 35, I’m pretty sure you’ll have muttered that to yourself at some point. Happens to me all the time –  when I can’t recall a name, or a word, or where I put down the...
New Year New You

New Year New You

Today is the first ‘proper’ working day of a shiny brand new year. (Apologies to those who’ve been working over the holiday to keep the country running. I salute and thank you.) Most of us have had a long weekend to mull over what’s going to be different this year....
Reading between the lines

Reading between the lines

I’ve recently had one of those birthdays that are deemed significant because they end with a zero. Yay! Cause for celebration — I’ve made it this far and I’m still standing, still growing, still flourishing (cue happy face emoticon). Like New Year, such...