Kind Souls

Oh my heart. How grateful I am to kind souls and kind hearts. The school run one morning bought me to tears. I was in awe. I was inspired. I was inexplicably grateful. After experiencing, intermittently, almost a year of lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic, I witnessed a beautiful act of kindness that IContinue reading “Kind Souls”

Mummying 2.0

And then there were 2! I felt a bit more in control this time round. I felt like I had some experience of mummying and kind of knew what to expect. Boy was I wrong. When my second daughter was born, I felt like we were more of a family unit. With my first daughter,Continue reading “Mummying 2.0”

Mummying

As it’s Maternal Mental Health Week, I’ve decided to share my experience of being a Mum over the next couple of blogs. I have been very blessed by having a fantastic role model, so you wouldn’t think it would be so hard. Yet I didn’t have a clue what I was letting myself in for.Continue reading “Mummying”

Mindful Ramblings

The delight of good weather on a bank holiday is second to none. The blue sky, the cool breeze, the bright sun. Today we took a trip to Dovedale in the Peak District. It was the second time we’ve visited and this day was more glorious than the last. The rolling hills formed a marvellousContinue reading “Mindful Ramblings”

Well-being

Slowly but surely, alongside working and mummying and wifeing, I have completed my Psychological First Aid course! Hurray! It is so amazing to have completed that course to identify people who may need some sort of support during these difficult times. My next challenge is how to apply it? I feel really strongly about children’sContinue reading “Well-being”