On maturing, living and learning

On maturing, living and learning

Last weekend I celebrated my 44th birthday. When I was a child I thought 40 was old. I was willing to die at age 56 dunno. Why 56? I guess in my little head that age seemed ancient. Now I’m half through my 40’s I know there is so much more I need to do and want to do....
Where I am now: as a blogger

Where I am now: as a blogger

I often write about my children’s milestones but I’ve written on for myself over the years.  Recently, I’ve been looking at my blog, thinking about moving forward as a freelance writer and professional blogger. It got me to thinking about where I’ve come from. When I...
The Change

The Change

I remember when I was little I’d overhear the older women talking about ‘the change of life’.  I knew enough to know they were talking about menopause but I couldn’t understand why it had to be hush hush.  I certainly couldn’t understand why they felt it was a loss of...
TLC with Weleda’s Skin Food

TLC with Weleda’s Skin Food

A couple weeks ago I attended Weleda UKs Insight Day, in Derby. After the success of last year’s event I could not miss it. I absolutely love their biodynamic herb garden. It’s wonderful getaway from the hustle of the workaday world. The passion and pride that Weleda...