Category: LIFESTYLE

Gone but Not Forgotten Blogfest

Posted March 4, 2011 in Entertainment
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Gone but Not Forgotten Blogfest

Today I’m taking part in the Gone but Not Forgotten blogfest hosted by Erinn at Something Else to Distract Me. The brief was to write about our top five TV shows that are no longer making new episodes. I’m a big fan of TV from days gone by, so it was hard to narrow it […]

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Thoughts on Remembrance Day

Posted November 14, 2010 in Causes & Beliefs
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Thoughts on Remembrance Day

[source] I thought I would take time out from Nano to pay respect to our fallen war heroes today. I think most of us know someone whose life has been touched by war, whether it’s a great-grandparent who fought in the First World War or a loved one who is away in Afghanistan right now; […]

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Quotes About the Meaning of Life

Posted October 30, 2010 in Causes & Beliefs
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Quotes About the Meaning of Life

What is the meaning of life? It’s something I often think about, but never get much closer to answering. In truth, I don’t think there is one objective meaning for everyone, but that you make your own meaning. You might feel your purpose in life is to help others, to create great works of art […]

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Quotes to Help with Grief

Posted June 15, 2009 in Causes & Beliefs, Health, LIFESTYLE
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Quotes to Help with Grief

    Over the years, like most people, I’ve lost quite a few people I’ve loved. When bereavement strikes it can be incredibly hard to cope with and grief is something we may have to deal with for many years. I’ve found many passages from books and quotes from authors to be of comfort to […]

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Why I Don’t Eat Meat

Posted May 4, 2009 in Causes & Beliefs
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Why I Don’t Eat Meat

When I tell people I’m a vegetarian, I usually get the reaction of raised eyebrows and perhaps a joke about how I need to get some protein in me. Sometimes people try to convert me by waving pieces of dead animals in front of me and going “Mmmm…see what you’re missing out on?”. Lovely. They […]

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