BRINGING LITTLE IMAGINATIONS TO LIFE

Archive for May 2019

My fab new find from The Kind Planet Company – Power Balm.

Recently I purchased a little pot of power from The Kind Planet Company. I quickly learnt that their Power Balm is truly incredible. Its Main ingredient is Red Palm Oil from the jungles of west Africa. However the balm is created here in our beloved county of Kent.  When I heard it was made from…

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Half term days out – our favourites

Fingers and toes crossed for sunshine this may half term! I’ve been having a good think about our favourite days out around our beautiful kent county. Here is a quick guide to help you out this school holiday.  Lower Leas Coastal Park Lower Sandgate Road, Lower Leas, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2JP Visit Website  Suitable for…

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For Starters…

So…..here goes, my first ever blog post. I am going headlong into this with having absoloutely no clue where to begin. Just write and don’t edit I thought. That way the words should just flow and the content should emerge uncontrived and beautifully creative? …here’s hoping. I am sitting in my lounge just having done…

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‘He hates reading!’

‘He hates reading!’ is one of the most common refrains I hear from the parents of my students. Enjoying a good book doesn’t come naturally to all of us and while I may enjoy the virtues of literature, most teenage boys would rather be playing football or Fortnite. Unfortunately, nagging, bribing, or forcing them to…

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Post Natal Depression – My story

When you’re in the grips of PND it’s really hard to ask for help. You’ve just been blessed with this ‘bundle of joy’ how can you be sad? This is exactly how I felt! My mind was my worst enemy ‘Pull yourself together jo’ ‘you’ve got nothing to be sad about jo!’  I couldn’t help…

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What does someone with mental health problems looks like?

What does someone with mental health problems looks like? Does an image come to mind? There are loads of assumptions made about people with mental health problems:- they deserve it, bring it on themselves; they come from deprived or abusive backgrounds; they are weak or weird; they are uneducated; use it as an excuse; they…

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