Must remember to bring along the binoculars this weekend as we venture to Northhumberland Strait and take time out to breathe a little slower, watch a little closer and listen for the birds.
Sometimes when life offers a time out, we just need to listen.
Some of us panic, some retreat.
And some of us decide to watch the birds.
An old neighbour of ours in Dublin and a very good friend, once offered my husband and I some sound advice during a very pivotal time in our lives. It was before we knew we’d be leaving Ireland for new shores. Not new to change himself, Kevin had found himself moving from Dublin, Ireland to Cambridge, England and then onwards to Aberdeen, Scotland. As his wife recalls, it was like Alice in Wonderland tumbling down the rabbit hole. But the Celtic tiger had died and it was time to adapt, evolve and survive.
You never know where life will take you and your family. But it’s brave friends like these who can turn a stressful situation like a job change or job loss…
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