Call in the grandparents - mum and dad need a break

My mum and dad arrive today from the UK. I have frantically tidied the lounge and am now attempting to write my daily blog post (NaBloPoMo you are a task master!) before they arrive. I know its going to be a hectic and exciting day with zero time for blogging later. ...more

Mindful Monday - Imagine

Mindful MondayThis week be mindful of creating space to imagineandmentor your (grand)children by playing imagination gamesClick here to read more ...more

Spiritual Sunday - Where are the miracles?

Spiritual SundayWhere are the miracles today?Ephesians 3:20Word for consideration and spiritual growthclick here to read more...more

Hollyhocks and Memories

As we age memories from our youth become stronger.  Here is one such memory.  What childhood memories have you surrounded yourself with?Click here to read more...more

Mindfulness Monday - Breath to anchor yourself

Mindfulness MondayBreath to anchor yourself and teach your (grand)children to do the sameClick here to read more ...more

Parents Abused by Adult Children

Parental abuse is a silent problem, widely prevalent but not widely discussed. Search online and most of what comes up is about parents who abuse children.Parents who are bullied by their adult children have trouble admitting it; they may even deny that there is a problem. They feel depressed, and anxious....more

Homesickness and What We Learned

Homesickness is real and here is what we learned about iton our most recent trip with our granddaughters.Click here to read more...more