Category Archives: Life

Home is where the heart is


Hello everyone, I have not posted anything for a while now and for that I apologise. Unfortunately I have been unwell but I am feeling better now. Although I still have up and down days. It takes a lot to keep me way from my passion writing. The good weather has been a godsend and …

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I just had to share this with you


When I am an old woman I shall wear purple With a red hat which doesn’t go, and doesn’t suit me. And I shall spend my pension on brandy and summer gloves And satin sandals, and say we’ve no money for butter. I shall sit down on the pavement when I’m tired And gobble up …

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Do we value elderly people?


Do we as a society, value our older members of society? Many other cultures revere their elderly people such as China. In China the elderly are an active part of the family and often live together. Our own culture has developed in such a way so this is no longer the norm but rather the …

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Competition and modern life


Competition is evident in every part of our lives, from keeping up with the Jones’s to achieving that promotion we want at work. Where does this competitiveness come from and where do we learn it? More importantly, is it worth the attention we give it? Read more …. http://www.athenabrady.co.uk/the-competitive-nature-of-modern-life  

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What Matters most in life?


I suppose that this question would differ depending on who answers the question. Some people would say a steady job, a decent place to live and money in the bank. Others would say their family is the most important thing to them. However I think for most people it would be the combination of all …

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Hi everyone, sorry I haven’t been here


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What does Human in Recovery mean?


What does Human in Recovery mean?. please visitors take time to read this blog. It is simply another human being reaching out. if we cannot spare 5 minutes for our fellow humans, it is indeed a poor world. I want to live in a world where we connect with each other whenever we can.

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Do we need to relearn how to think for ourselves?


We all like to think, that we make our own minds up about various things we must decide; but in reality do we, or do we allow ourselves to be influenced by those around us? Are we influenced by our own values or beliefs or those of the dominant groups around us? Let’s think about …

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Lets talk about fear and anger


Fear and anger can be destructive forces in our lives. They can prevent us from fulfilling our potential and damage our relationships with others. Unless we gain an understanding of how these forces work against us they will continue to have a negative impact on our lives. Fear can be one of the most destructive …

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What makes you happy?


Have you ever asked yourself that question?; or have you thought to yourself, if I just get this promotion at work, or  buy a new house I will be happy. I suppose what makes people happy depends on where they are coming from and who they are. For example if you are a teenager you …

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