Ways to help you cope with grief and loss *

Losing a member of your family, or a close friend, is traumatic.  As some of you know, I’ve written before about losing my mother while I was away at university, and it was something that…

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Fun with Flora – looking back on our summer holidays

Flora has gone back to school today and I’m missing her so much already.  But reflecting on our fantastic summer holidays, we crammed so much into just six short weeks.  Trips away, catch ups with…

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Five things you need to do when a loved one dies

The death of a loved one is never easy.  It’s not something we like to think about, let alone plan for.  When a loved one dies, whether it’s sudden and unexpected, or it follows a…

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Paying it forward – and feeling good about yourself

I was chatting to a friend a while ago about how I believe in paying it forward but they didn’t know what I meant.  They thought I was talking about putting a deposit down on…

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August goals 2017

_ August goals.  Well, I only really have one main goal and that’s to enjoy the next five weeks with my family.  So this is going to be a fairly short post!  Looking back at…

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