Tag Archives: Holidays

Analysing My Bucket List

While my husband and I are weighing up what we want out of our future, I feel as though we are missing the present.  I feel my life is made up of computer screens and work, while I try desperately … Continue reading

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What If We Could Be Happy Today?

Why do we always think we will be happy in the future?  Why do we think all we need is a bigger house, more debt, a better paying job?  Won’t we just be ourselves with more stress and worry?  What … Continue reading

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New Years Resolutions

What are new years resolutions anyway?  It can be traced back to religion and tradition, a goal setting exercise to pay back debts, or to plan ahead to achieve certain goals.  But, are they too broad to accomplish these days? … Continue reading

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Making Resolutions Not Dissolutions!

It’s the holidays!  I’m already thinking that with 2 weeks off I am going to be bored, I get bored when I work afternoons because I can’t entertain myself in the mornings.  I guess that will all be over when … Continue reading

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Christmas Isn’t about the Bells and Whistles

All around me there are people asking if I have all my Christmas shopping done, and asking what my plans are for the holidays.  The thing is I’m a nurse, there are no “holidays”, what you do is request time … Continue reading

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Taking a Break To Prevent a Break

After being on holidays for four weeks, my first holiday in two years I thought coming back to work would be horrible.  In fact I found it quite the opposite, minus the usually annoyances that go along with nursing that … Continue reading

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Is Technology Affecting Us More Than We Realise?

I’ve been reading a book about neuroplasticity, “The Brain that Changes Itself”.  It talks about a lot of different things, involving how the brain re-organises itself – therefore being plastic, but what I was reading an appendix tonight that talks … Continue reading

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