Finding calm in the chaos

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You are not everyone’s cup of tea – #TheMMLinky

It’s Monday Motivation time again. This week I want to share with you one of my all time favourite quotes. The world is filled with people who, no matter what you do, no matter what you try, will simply not like you. But the world is also filled with those...

babies - #blogtober2017

Babies – #Blogtober17 [02]

Following on from “All About Me” yesterday.  I wanted to share a few more things you don’t know about me. Babies – Getting Broody I was not one of those women who got broody when other people had children.  I quite liked other people’s babies but not enough to want...

All About Me – #Blogtober17 [01]

I have been really crap bad recently at writing blog posts.  I think because it had started to feel like a chore and I wasn’t enjoying it.  I love writing though so I wanted to get back into more regular posting.  Bring on #Blogtober2017 It’s a daily challenge throughout October...

The Happy Diary - #TheMMLinky

The Happy Diary – #TheMMLinky 4

Last week, I talked about our family’s Happy Lists.  Thanks so much for all the lovely comments.  Sometimes the simple ideas really are the best ones. The post made me remember a book I read last year which talked about the perfect diary for happiness.  59 seconds by Richard Wiseman *...

What impact do teachers have?

What impact do teachers have?

As my youngest two start secondary school, I sit here hoping they get amazing teachers.  If not in every subject, at least in a few.  Good teachers, the ones who love what they do, care about the kids and love seeing kids “get it” are such a huge asset to...