‘Truth is you don’t know what you’re doing
well, until you find a way of
selling the thing you didn’t know
you did well to the buyer you didn’t… 87 more words
“Oh you do take yourself very seriously, lovely Lucy! I’ll tell you what you need…a bit of the light fantastic.”
A very dear friend in Ireland – a very beautiful, glamorous and wise lady now in her 80s – coined this wonderful phrase to describe the importance of allowing ourselves to make time for a little deliberate indulgence and treating ourselves to our favourite “nice things” every now and then. 124 more words
Much akin to Jeff Foxworthy’s cry when his mother’s Elvis Jack Daniels decanter was broken, my grandmother declared she couldn’t have anything nice.
This, of course, was after her porcelain praying hands statue had been knocked to the floor to break for the umpteenth time. 742 more words