Friends and Social Capital

What a week or two!

I’d been driving my car for a while knowing that there was an odd bumping and grinding noise by the front passenger tyre, but being a real girl, I ignored it and hoped it would go away.

It didn’t.  The kids could hear it too.

Realising that  we were about … Read more


Bring Yourself to the World

Happy Easter to those of you who celebrate it and to those of you who don’t, I hope you’re enjoying the first day of spring.  We’ve had the most bizarre week of snow; like we’ve never seen before so although we did go out looking for Easter eggs…we had to peel them out of the … Read more


Stop, Review and Celebrate

So that was Christmas, and  as Mr Lennon asked, ‘What have you done? Another year over and a new one just begun’ and before we rush into the New Year with all our resolutions about what we’re going to do, and be and achieve in 2013, I’m inviting you to stop and reflect on … Read more


Finding the Shaman Inside

0630 the alarm goes. Down stairs, kettle on, hang the washing up, upstairs with hot drinks for the children, stories in bed, uniform, breakfast, walk to school in the wind and rain, kisses, buy milk on the way back, kettle on, laptop on, and here I am, the everyday Shaman…just like you.

Aren’t we amazing? … Read more


Abundance – and a short lesson in what goes around, comes around

I love it when this happens and just thought I’d share it with you.  When I was away for two weeks at www.kalikalos.com I lent my house to a friend.  I live in a beautiful part of the world, a place where people come on holiday, so when I knew I was going to be … Read more


More dreams…

So, it’s 0430 and I really should be still in bed as we’re meant to be getting up early for our trip to Greece where I’ll be co-facilitating Family Fortnight at www.kalikalos.com.  The boys are so excited and so am I …so of course…just when I really need sleep, it eludes me.

I’m also … Read more


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