This is the view where I live today.  A little grey but at least its not raining.     Tywyn, Wales     Pop on over to the Sky Watch blog to take a look at other views from around the world.  

This is the question I have been asking myself for the last 12 months as 3 weeks ago I turned 40.     The big 4 0…   Middle aged…   When I think back to when I was a small child, 40 seemed old.     Really old…     Middle aged old…     But now I’m here I don’t feel old. I just feel exhausted from trying to be the person the media tells me I should be.  Trying to keep on top of the modern day rat race.  I know I’m not alone in this but I’m… View Post

After a very stressful few weeks we are now living in Wales by the sea. Its exciting, stressful, fun and nerve raking all at the same time.  It is so hard to describe how I feel at the moment.  There is a world of possibilities in front of us.  All of which can be nothing but positive. Even though I came down with shingles the wind is blowing but the sun is most certainly shining down on us.  Long may it continue. Hard to believe this photo was taken the middle of February!

Ten days and counting.  Yes, just 10 days now and we make our move to the seaside.  A move of over 100 miles to a place where to be honest we don’t know anyone but a place we know well and love so much.  Two weeks ago I finished work and have been trying to keep myself busy and not think about not having a job.  My final day was hell but words can’t describe how I felt facing the future with no job and 2 children to care for.  Its scary, very scary. Relocating miles away with no job,… View Post

I am Mom By The Sea and this year I turn 40. Yep, that big 4 0. It seemed so far away yet has just crept up so quickly. This year I am also losing my job. It is happening in the next few weeks and with my redundancy money I am making some life changing decisions. Due to health issues I know I am going to struggle to get another job, everybody who loses their jobs in the current economic climate struggles but regardless of my academic qualifications, my work experience and qualifications due to being disabled I am… View Post