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  • 2020 Grateful 52

    2020 Grateful 52

    2020 Grateful 1: It’s the little things

    Lots of rain lately has left us with lots of puddles. My walks are a series of reflections but unusually, as 2020 draws to a

    2020 Grateful 52

    2020 Grateful 2: Mary, did you know?

    I had a bit of a music revelation back at Easter when I heard the hymn Were you there for the first time; it blew

    2020 Grateful 52

    2020 Grateful 3: Revelling in the rural

    I was born into a city. I might have been about 2 when we moved to a provincial town. And then to another city. And

    2020 Grateful 52

    2020 Grateful 4: 7scents (re)visited

    I find being in the city very stressful. Shop assistants seem to fall into one of two camps: those who are extremely helpful and lovely,

    2020 Grateful 52

    2020 Grateful 5: Visitors

    Eating in is the new eating out. And when you’re starved for choice when it comes to home delivery, you make do with creating your

    2020 Grateful 52

    2020 Grateful 6: Kagandahang Loob

    Some days, I find it difficult to get my head around anything much at all. A flashback on Facebook to a post some 8 years

    2020 Grateful 52

    2020 Grateful 7: A spring in my step

    I hadn’t realised that I’d been holding my breath for the last few days. What does it say about America that the world was watching

    2020 Grateful 52

    2020 Grateful 8: Shop in Ireland for Pure Clothing

    My Facebook feed has suddenly gotten a lot more interesting. I’m having a great time window-shopping and marvelling at the wealth of talent spread across

    2020 Grateful 52

    2020 Grateful 9: Cash Concerns

    I read recently that central banks are seriously considering their own digital currency. Plans are in the making. Since the start of the year, a

    2020 Grateful 52

    2020 Grateful 10: The Rule of Life

    Generations of Benedictine monks around the world have been living by one rule for more than 1500 years: to have death at all times before

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