Just because

How many times have I heard or read “that’s how it is” or “it has always been done that way”  or “it’s the law” or worst of all  “because we can’t“. These statements always leave me wondering why we never stop and think about what we are saying and doing and why rules and guidelines dictate our thinking and actions.  Do we simply comply just because and never attempt to understand the logic or consider alternatives? Continue reading “Just because”

Outside the Box

It took some time for me to contemplate the logo  I wanted for my blog and eventually I decided on the theme “outside the box”.  I often feel that I am “outside the box” as my life has been  different from a traditional, mainstream life firstly as a young adult and secondly when married. On so many occasions when required to complete a document or form by ticking the appropriate box, I struggle to tick any of the boxes as the box I would choose Continue reading “Outside the Box”