Quotes ‘n thoughts

Personal: Quotes for my 21-year old…

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My daughter turned 21 last Sunday. Over the last couple of months I have gathered several quotes to mark this occasion. Quotes that characterise her, quotes to give her advice for the future, quotes about my feelings about her growing up so fast…

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Personal: Quotes about sisters

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Not your usual travelpost on Thursday and that has got everything to do with my sisters turning 50 today… so that gives me 100 years of sisters… That’s pretty major isn’t it?!

To mark this special occasion, here are some quotes about sisters, because what would I do without them?!

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Personal: Quotes about Spring

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Summer may be my favourite season, but Spring definitely is a close second… Oh how I am longing for sunnier,warmer days after a long and dark winter. To celebrate Spring, let’s have some beautiful quotes… Read the rest of this entry »

Love quotes to live by

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Tuesday used to be ‘quote-day’ on my blog. I picked out a quote and let my thoughts run wild on it. Well, today I give you some quotes… and as it happens to be Valentine’s Day today, all these quotes have one thing in common… love… Read the rest of this entry »

Today’s quote: a new beginning

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“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end” – Seneca

Today’s quote is about new beginnings… because a new year is coming soon and new beginnings are waiting around the corner…
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Today’s quote: mistakes

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“I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world.” – Neil Gaiman

I know… it might be a bit weird to wish someone to make mistakes… but when I read this quote some time ago, I immediately wrote it down in my notebook… because I just new I wanted to use it at the end of the year… Read more about this quote!

Today’s quote: ‘all I want for Christmas’… are some cheerful Christmas songs!

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“I hate the radio this time of year because they play “All I Want For Christmas Is You” like, every other song. And that’s just not enough” – Bridger Winegar

I love music… I love to sing along, whistle away and tap my feet to whatever is on the radio. And that includes Christmas songs 🙂 Read more about this quote!