Tag Archives: perfectionism

The freedom of self forgetfulness …

I’m not sure how to do this, obviously, I just started with a personal pronoun. Recently (last night) I shared at a ladies event at our church. It was something I’d been asked to do – it was something I’d … Continue reading

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What we’ve been doing these school holidays or … Perfectionism, entitled kids and why it’s time to break out the “good” china …

The school holidays are, for me, honestly the best time of year to be truly reflective. And by now you know, I do love a bit of reflection. These holidays we’ve done a whole lot of reading, some painting, and … Continue reading

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Extrovert Envy

There’s nothing quite like a surprise visit to remind me that there are a few reasons why I envy the extroverted. I’ve complied a bit of a list. The surprise drop-by. It wouldn’t have worried you, oh extrovert. It did … Continue reading

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Unfinished …

Look in the drawer of my desk and two things will happen; You’ll have to explain to me how you got into our home and why you’re looking in my desk drawer. Having done this adequately, you’ll be free to … Continue reading

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Anxious people hide

We didn’t get to church this morning because I was so paralysed by the things I felt I had to do, but didn’t think I would be able to do well enough. So, I did nothing, we stayed home. It is/was … Continue reading

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She sure ain’t no supermum!

If you’re feeling like you’re not a super parent – then you might like to read on. I’m guessing that you haven’t said some of the things I’ve said in the past 16 hours. I’ve complied a list below. Time … Continue reading

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Stage Fright…the fear of success

Last week I wrote a bit about how we can be quick to judge…and often very happy to, without considering the fallout for those we are judging. Quite a few of you, who have no doubt experienced this, were incredibly … Continue reading

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Just in case you’re feeling a little bit weary too …

Today, this post needs to be about rest… it needs to be about rest, rest for you and rest for me. Finding rest – having a rest, being at rest. I’m probably not the person to write this because rest … Continue reading

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What non-perfectionists need to know about perfectionists …

I haven’t written for about a month for a number of reasons, one is because I am struggling my way out of a mountain of work, another is that I’m in a bit of “how do I write again when … Continue reading

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Being real … being authentic … being honest … being you.

One of the things that I guess I’ve always known is that I’m not a fan of pretenders. Not The Pretenders – though if we’re honest I’m not a fan of their’s either, but I think you know what I … Continue reading

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