Life is an experiment…

Since I mentioned, in my comment to Liz's previous post, that I am not that keen on walking, I have been mulling it over in my mind.  Yesterday, I decided that I would make sure my 5 mile training would be in a more built up area and incorporated one of my favourite places - [...]

Love is…. the actions that we take?

"Honest Heart Produce Honest Actions" - Brigham Young Actions speak louder than words.  Personally, I believe this to be wholeheartedly true and recently, I discovered something that concreted this belief; this beautiful message Lucy left for her brother on Valentines Day (for which she has given me permission to show). Other than with myself and [...]

The Joy of giving

In a follow up to our post before Christmas I have received an email confirming that the two Christmas boxes we donated had gone to Romania - part of the procedure of Operation Child is for a barcode to be printed so that the box can be traced back and sender inform of it's whereabouts. Although [...]

“Accepting who you are and leading with love – not feeling caged in by other peoples perception”

"I think the reward for conformity is everyone likes you but yourself". - Rita Mae Brown After our recent post on empowerment and beauty it came as an unexpected co-incidence that I watched The Greatest Showman this weekend.  Whilst ultimately the story is of P.T Barnam making his success from exploiting 'freaks' it also illustrates [...]

The value of friendship

Last year on my birthday I had over 100 likes and messages on my facebook page.  For each one, I dutifully thanked those for taking the time to wish me well. A couple of months ago I liberated myself from the shackles of Facebook and deactivated my account.  For business purposes I have another Facebook [...]