See your way ahead with clarity and confidence

It can be hard to see your way ahead with clarity and confidence when life is full of distractions, challenges and demands on us.

Do you know this song?

“I can see clearly now the rain is gone

I can see all obstacles in my way

Gone are the dark clouds that had me blind 

It’s gonna be a bright, bright sunshiny day.”

Johnny Nash

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“We’re not striving for perfection here . . . !”

Have you ever heard of exploding books?

The book

The book

The crafty among you will have done, but they were new to me.

What are they, and why are they?

In the Healing Arts group, as we folded, measured, cut and glued, our tutor added the most important  part of the instructions:

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Help! Where’s my creativity just when I need it?

Life and daily routines are moving along as normal, then wham! Sudden catastrophe strikes with the unexpected death of someone close.

Public tragedies

This week the anniversary of 9/11 and the Hillsborough football disasters are in the news, and there are too many similar tragedies to list here. Memories of loss and grief are triggered for those left behind. Continue reading

It’s that time of year again – Holidays!

It’s that time of year again, the (alleged) summer holidays.

What does this mean for you? Are you planning to spend time with family, friends, get away for a break, lots of gardening, catching up with jobs round the house? Finding child care if you are working?

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