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Category Archives: Health
The anxious parent: How to stop catastrophizing under stress
Eden is such a random wee article. She’s always been one to keep us guessing. Yesterday, I caught her red-handed with a spoon and a jar of chocolate spread. Let’s just say that wasn’t much left to go round. I wasn’t really bothered- that’s normal kid behaviour right? I told her off, then smiled toContinue reading “The anxious parent: How to stop catastrophizing under stress”
The Goldilocks guide to parenting
This little piece is for every parent who feels they can never get things ‘just right.’ There might be a reason for that…
Tomato on toast and other marital tales
I know I’ll be making tomato on toast Bill’s way for many more years to come. To love and to cherish, from this day forward.
The moment when there wasn’t room
I often dream of a world where there’s always room. Where there’s always space to play.
The dinosaur in my freezer: dealing with panic in a pandemic
Here’s some useful questions to ask yourself when you begin to feel fear frosting you over.
A Four Year Old’s Guide to Confidence
Isn’t it sad that by the time we are adults, many of us are better at dwelling on our imperfections than our potential?
You are not an Octopus!!: the limitations of homeschooling, parenting and working from home.
‘I simply cannot be enthusiastic teacher, patient parent, happy housecleaner, caring counsellor, faithful friend, fitness fanatic, bonafide baker and insta-influencer ALL IN ONE DAY.’
Looking for Eden, Finding Home
On your search for Eden, try standing still for a moment. You might just find your little piece of heaven right where you are.