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Fresh Start

Ok….. Umm…. Yea….. Well…..

These are maybe not the best way to start anything really. However over recent months these seem to be the words that roamed around my head when I sat down to write a blog post.

A Fresh Start was needed.

So having continually found I had nothing to say I sat down and took stock

  • Do I still want to write this blog any more.
  • Do I have a Fresh Start in terms of blank page
  • Do I just have a Fresh Start in terms of a fresh coat of paint

I am not a quitter so the option was a fresh start.  I felt that a coat of paint (i.e. new theme was not what I wanted) so a completed Fresh Start it is.

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We are not Experts

While reading through the blog In Kirsty’s Words by Kirtsy. I came across an interesting post entitled We Are Your Leaders

We are not experts. We’re your next-door neighbors. We’re not perfect; we are just parents like you.

We don’t have any more spare time or energy than you do. We all work full time and juggle our families and our schedules and try to keep it all together as best we can.

The only difference between us is that we believe in what Girl Guiding has to offer. So much so, that we contribute our time, our miles, and our talents to help our girls and your girls grow in Guiding.

This is just a short extract from the full post and you should head on over and read it all.

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A Man of Many Jackets

I am a man of many Jackets;

I have hard shells, soft shells, fleeces. I have thin rain ponchos and thicker puffer type jackets all taking up space in my cloakroom.

So the question that popped into my head when the Technicals 3 in 1 Jacket from Blacks landed on my doormat was:

Could I have just one Jacket?

Spoiler alert the answer is Yes I could but…. Yes there is a but coming at the end there always is.

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