Five little angels clapped their hands with glee they were going to see my mum with me Four little angels led the way Passing the hospital room where people could pray Three little angels sat beside mums bed Sending love and light into her head…

Five little angels.

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  Acrylic fairy painting. What a few days we had with my mum! After her fall and a four hour wait in A&E she had a series of X-rays which showed no breakages thank God but did show other blood issues one of which was…

Away with the fairies

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After having a fall, mum is now in hospital! Nothings broken thank goodness but they need to keep her in until they can get her back on her feet again. My sister and I went to see her yesterday and she was telling us that…

Awake in the night!

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I’ve had so many different dreams in the night and I’ve come to the conclusion that I need to live in the moment. Looking forwards and backwards or holding on to bad feelings does nobody any good. So it’s a new day which is a…

Feeling wise!

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I’ve never been a person to show anger, which perhaps is a failing, I’m not someone who sits and says why me? because logic tells me, why not me. It is not what happens to us it is how we deal with it. We all…

Awake in the night.

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I never thought that I would say that I can understand how the scream 😱 painting came about but now I can. I swear I had so much anger in me that when I went to pick up a pressure seat cushion for my mum…

I’ve had the day from hell!

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In our darkest hour we call out your name Knowing you’re always there We share our fears and worries with you Because we know you care We follow our life journey Knowing it was meant to be The light, the dark, we take it all…

Awake in the night!

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I find my mind is like a tornado at the moment with good and not so good days. Mum was so much better yesterday and eating, then today she is quiet and eating very little. I honestly dread what is to come, one thing I…

Tornado!

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I’m still trying to master portrait digital paintings 😬 I am quite liking this airbrushed version of myself ( no wrinkles or blemishes) but somehow it’s a bit caricature ish ! I’ve sent it to my granddaughter with the caption. ” Oh grandma what big…

Self portrait, or maybe a caricature 😳 !

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This digital painting sits somewhere between looking real and fantasy! He is cute though and has been sat patiently on my desktop for the last week waiting to be finished. I have several paintings on the go at once now and depending on my mood…

Somewhere in between !

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My eldest daughter Catherine took me out for lunch today for a treat after visiting her grandma. We decided to have afternoon tea! Far too much food,so much in fact we took a box away to my youngest daughters house so she had a share!

Mummies that lunch!

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There was times back in summer when I wondered if the magnificent trees outside my window could take the weight of all its leaves. I almost felt sorry for them. Now they are having a welcomed rest, Rest well beautiful trees and thank you for…

The view from my window, changing seasons.

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Since the diagnosis of Mum’s cancer our whole family as gone through a roller coaster of different emotions, you hear about other people having cancer and obviously you feel for them, but until it actually happen to you and yours you don’t know the enormity…

Awake in the night continued.

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I bought yet another new shower curtain yesterday πŸ™‚ This time as you can see by the photograph below it is a beautiful beach scene. After four hours sleep I woke up remembering that I once did a wonderful beach guided meditation. In the meditation…

Awake in the night πŸ₯Ί

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It’s been lovely sat painting at home today, but it even shows in my painting that my thoughts are somewhere else. ,

Escapism!

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Rest now, I know your weary Rest now, your time is near Rest now, I am with you Rest now, you have nothing to fear. 🌹

Rest Now.

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  I seem to be sleeping a little better now, it would appear that my new regime of going to visit mum everyday is helping me sleep. It has been a very eventful two weeks with lots of visits from various organisations who come together…

Awake in the night, not so much!

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We are very fortunate to live in a corner apartment, therefore we get different views from each window, all offering different autumn colours. Below are photographs from our kitchen and bedrooms windows. My eye caught a little black and white figure in the distance! The…

The view from my other windows.

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  Anyone who has followed my blog for a while will probably remember the paintings that I created in acrylic paint for my Christmas cards last year. I love the texture of acrylic paint. Also the ones below which I personalised for our grandchildren. This…

What a difference a year makes!

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