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 [...]

I’ll start on Monday….

  "I always hope to be a better person tomorrow than today" ~ Mahershala Ali Sound familiar?  I say this more often than I care to admit.  I use the excuse that I need to prepare myself for whatever change I intend to make and use Monday as my deadline.  This could be anything from [...]