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50th #100ScaryDays – Looking Back, Looking Forward and Seeking Value

50th #100ScaryDays – Looking Back, Looking Forward and …

For the past fifty days I have been challenging myself to do something scary every single day. I have another fifty to go… what sort of things have made me wobble and why am I doing it?

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A Despender December

A Despender December

It has always bothered me that Christmas is such a time of materialistic urgency and waste. I see it as a theatrical consumerism… totally over the top! Family, friends and colleagues have come to expect the reused gift paper wrapped neatly around their gifts from me. This year feels different however. This year has shifted into a different mode, with more planet, childhood development and mental wellbeing in mind. I hope my thoughts strike a chord with you…

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About a rugby imposter and a naughty girl

About a rugby imposter and a naughty …

How is it possible to experience Imposter Syndrome when going to watch the rugby and why do I seem to feel like a naughty little girl when tidying Mum’s belongings? These are some of the smaller scary things I dealt with yesterday…

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Give me a spider any day

Give me a spider any day

Day Two of my #100ScaryDays and give me a spider any day. Caring for elderly relatives is hard, simple as. I wouldn’t change it for the world but you need to have emotions of steel as sometimes they will catch you off guard.

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FACING A FEAR OF FAILURE

FACING A FEAR OF FAILURE

Welcome to my second blog post BUT my first Scary Log from Day One of #100ScaryDays. An introduction into my wobbles around clearing, caring, decluttering and fearing failure.

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