Suzanne's blog

BREXSTRESS STREXIT

In the present political climate, for many, stress levels are chronically raised.  “Just get on with it” is the weary cry, whatever the person saying it voted for.   But, of course,’ its’ very nature is that ‘it’  is unknown and undefined.  Plus the relentless endlessness…
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Your present! Presence galore! A gift for you! Yummy!

For most people, the most relaxing part of a holiday is having time off.  Time off from thinking, planning and worrying or chewing over what happened,  re-running and regretting.   On holiday, new things require conscious attention so that past and present have no place at…
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In the Wardrobe

When I was growing up I was lucky.  My great grandmother lived just two doors down.  Whatever she said seemed very wise.  When I was scared, usually of getting hurt somehow,  she would tell me about a man she knew.   He had been hurt and…
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…like some you loved

January 2019 www.suzannethomas.co.uk …like someone you loved. I was thinking about something someone said to me recently.  “…But HOW do I love myself?…”  ‘Love yourself” has become a hackneyed and almost vacuous trope often cynically seen as the foundations of ‘snowflake-ism’ (another trope.)    Frequently, what…
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March Hare or Cruellest Month. Spring – Joy or Depression

It’s Spring.  The chestnut sellers have gone and the world seems re-born.  Stuff’s growing.  Days are longer.  There’s real warmth in the air.  Even on the snowy days we’ve had the air was fresh and clear and sunny.  Birds are doing crazy dances and singing love…
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Habla &%”#+%

Everyone knows that communication is all.   Being on the same wavelength; speaking the same language; ‘getting’ one another all feel great.  This is the stuff of good communication and flow in a relationship.  It feels natural and easy when it happens. But what if somehow…
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New Year: Time for Dreaming and Scheming

New Year: Time for Dreaming and Scheming So, what was 2017 like for you? On a scale of 0-10 where would you put it – Overall on a personal level? Family wise? Work wise? Globally? …… Having marked it in various categories, would you say…
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NEW BEGINNINGS

Look around you.  Take a moment – or even two – every day.  This is a wonderful time of the year.  Use your senses.  LOOK – there are buds and flowers and miracles wherever you go.  LISTEN – the birds are revving up.  They are…
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TRANSITIONS

Life is process.  So often we think of getting to a certain place and then stopping.  But it really IS the journey that’s important.  And a goal gives us that journey.  But, on reaching the goal, it’s important to let that place grow and develop…
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RING THE BELLS

Its easy enough at this time of the year to feel gloomy and stressed.  It gets light late and dark early.  It’s cold.  Christmas and its associated stresses, family traumas and general exhaustion are upon you. All over the world quite a bit has been…
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