Welcome to my blog – here I write about life, loss, resilience, honesty, vulnerability, happiness, creativity, books, cancer, kids, and much more... It’s a bit of an odd mix, but that’s me!

“Benny’s Hat” – a beautiful book about a sibling’s death to cancer

November 4, 2019
Benny’s Hat Text by Juliet Clare Bell Illustrations by Dave Gray Published by Pomelo Pip in 2017   Benny’s Hat... Read more

Halloween origami pumpkin fun with folding instructions…

October 31, 2019
  I love origami, and came up with these easy-to-fold, fun origami pumpkins. Hope you love them as much as... Read more

Absolutely stunningly beautiful!

October 17, 2019
Brand eXperience Design NEXEN UniverCity “The Infinity Wall” MAY. 2019  

Book recommendation – “Things You Save in a Fire” by Katherine Center

October 15, 2019 ,
  I stumbled across this beautiful book via Brené Brown’s website, and, to be honest, wasn’t sure about downloading it... Read more

“Just keep on living until you feel alive again.”

March 5, 2019
– Quote from ‘Call The Midwife’   Now, as stated, this is not a quote I have come up with... Read more

“The Story of the heart that was too small for all the people I love…” or “How to help young children, or anyone for that matter, come to terms with their grief.”

December 12, 2018 ,
As you know, I was widowed in April 2009, when my 34-year old husband Martin had a fatal heart attack.... Read more