Archive for November 2020

Finding joy in words and in the Word

Fourteen-month-old Charlotte loves books. Left to her own devices, she can often be found flicking through a selection of children’s stories and doing a brilliant impression of someone who is reading every word, even if she has the book upside down. But one of her favourite activities, without a shadow of a doubt, is being…

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Random Advent of Kindness

One day it was March. Then I blinked and Advent had arrived. I’m not quite sure how that happened or where the year went but Christmas is just around the corner. And what better way to prepare for its impending arrival than with this, my Random Advent of Kindness? There’s no denying that 2020 has…

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Grief and the passage of time

Time. Some say it’s a great healer. Others seem to think people should ‘get over it’ after a certain amount of it has passed. But does time cure things or just allow our perspective on them to be altered? Today is the third anniversary of one of the hardest days of my life – the…

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Let’s boost a business

I said I’d do it and here it is. Let’s boost a business – or several. The Christmas shopping season is looking a bit different this year, what with the enforced closure of so many shops, and businesses across the board are struggling. So, in a bid to help, I’ve put together this blog highlighting…

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Doing a little bit to help in difficult times

Well, 2020. What a year it’s turned out to be. With ‘lockdowns’, restrictions on what we’ve been able to do, where and with whom, lots of people finding themselves without work, and many people sadly losing loved ones, it’s been a difficult year for many, and one in which we have all faced some kind…

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