9 months and his first trip abroad!

Simon was asked to speak at a conference in Barcelona for work. This left me with 2 options: a) I stay at home with a baby for a week moping around, feeling like I’m missing out and struggling alone b) We go to Barcelona too!!! I decided to tag along and it was the best…

Young, Mormon and single

Last night I watched a documentary called Young, Mormon and Single. It was about Mormon people who hadn’t yet found their ‘eternal companion’ so went to duck beach for a weekend to meet other single Mormons. It was surprisingly quite upsetting. Mormons believe that unless they get married in a Mormon temple then they will…

Reminiscing

Like almost everyone, I sometimes stop and reminisce about the past.  I mainly think about secondary school and university and like most people when they reminisce, I think that life was better, and I was happier back then. Now I know that generally when people reminisce it is with rose tinted glasses, we look back…

Counting my blessings

Today’s Thoughts Well, there have been many! I had a wonderful day with my family and so most of my thoughts have centered around the theme of how happy and lucky I am!  When I was younger I used to constantly ‘count my blessings’.  I knew I had a very priviliged and happy upbringing, and…