Do You Know How To Banish Back to School Blues for Good?


September.  Autumn Term. Goodbye Summer Fun. Old familiar routine that we've missed or new unknown chapter that makes us wobble?  Yikes! It hasn't happened yet and we don't know what it will look like Change is unknown and scary if we don't … [Read more...]

Why No is Not a Dirty Word

toomuch love won't spoil a child

I don't think anybody really likes to hear the word 'no'. Even as an adult, I struggle whilst standing at the fridge taking huge bites off a tasty lump of cheddar. Cheese cravings are lack of love remember?! Anyway, this is not about my Secret Single … [Read more...]

What Every Mum Needs to Know About Meltdowns

Kid having a tantrum

Feeling comfortable with all our emotions makes us happier. If we are not comfortable being around our child when they are emotional, then we have work to do. I cannot tell you how often I overhear: Nobody wants to hear that sort of noise You … [Read more...]

What Horses Can Teach You About Love

Horse love

As Monday mornings go, mine are pretty special but I got a lot more than I bargained for yesterday at The Holistic Horse & Pony Centre.  I was greeted by Wendy Price as I got out of my car and admired her beautiful workplace. Smiley's Workplace: … [Read more...]