Motivation is an Inside Job.

“In my experience, there is only one motivation, and that is desire. No reasons or principle contain it or stand against it.” —Jane Smiley Hello, My Friends, This week a friend and I went for a guided tour through the Whanganui Collegiate School Museum and Archives. What a treat! The school was established in 1854,Continue reading “Motivation is an Inside Job.”

Question your questions?

Asking the right questions takes as much skill as giving the right answers. Robert Half Hello, My friends. This week has flown by for me. I have begun the tedious process of stripping wallpaper from the office walls. The wallpaper has been painted over, making the job more difficult. I’m finding the best way isContinue reading “Question your questions?”

“Should’s and Have to’s” Whose are they?

Be the light that shines freedom to those around you. Hello, My friends, Happy Queens Birthday Monday, it’s a public holiday here in New Zealand, the weather is wet, with a decided nippy chill in the air. It’s the week of the year when all the farm managers and labourers are on the move fromContinue reading ““Should’s and Have to’s” Whose are they?”

Bread Maker for a Home Baker

HAPPINESS IS….. The smell of freshly baked bread Hello, My Friends. As the rules around lock-down loosen, I trust you are keeping safe. This week has been a busy one, I have painted the ceiling and the walls in the kitchen, hubby has installed all the units and the sink. Our kitchen is beginning toContinue reading “Bread Maker for a Home Baker”

From the Outside In.

Hello, My friends. This week our little family increased by three. Mrs Piggy, our tri-colour guinea pig. Who is predominately tan with white swatches on her head and back, her hind quarters have black splotches on them, had her babies. She has been in maternity lock down for the last few weeks. She had threeContinue reading “From the Outside In.”

Who is the servant of all men?

Hello, My friends. I trust your week of home confinement has been profitable. That all those in your bubble are safe. With the promise of moving into level 3 this week there is a charge of anticipation in the air. Please continue to be safe and careful. This week I thought I would start withContinue reading “Who is the servant of all men?”