A guide to Journaling

The benefits of getting in the scribbling habit allows you to clarify your thoughts and feelings by putting them down on paper.

A letter to my 10 year old self

The idea of writing a letter to my 10 year old self came from an item that Scott Mills and Chris Stark did on their Radio 1 afternoon show on the BBC in the UK during Lockdown. You wouldn't believe something so simple could be so cathartic, but it genuinely is. Give it a go yourself, although you don't have to share it with the world as I have done of course!

Surprising Facts about Love Actually

Celebrating its 17th birthday this Christmas season, Love Actually remains a beautifully woven series of stories that only Richard Curtis could have created. It has lost none of its charm in the proceeding years. In fact I believe it has got better with age; all except the early noughties fashion that is!

Christmas Countdown Blog: Day #2

I'll be the first to admit this topic is neither sexy or Christmassy, but for those of you that find yourself without work at this time of year, in the worst global pandemic for over 100 years, I thought I would look ways you can potentially find employment in the run up to Christmas and beyond.

Christmas Countdown Blog: Day #1

65 years ago today, the seamstress Rosa Parks refused to obey an order from a bus driver to give up her seat to a white man?