8 Ordinary People Who Made an Extraordinary Difference

    All too often we see people in the media commended and awarded for doing, well, nothing much at all really.  The word ‘hero’ is drastically over-used.  Yet every day, there is someone somewhere in the world who is making a big difference in a person’s life. They aren’t famous.  They aren’t rich.  Sometimes,… Read More

5 Things I Want My Children to Know

      Sometimes, my older children drive me bonkers. They frustrate me, they infuriate me and they really, really drive me me up the wall.  You’d think parenting might get easier the older they get, but this isn’t always the case.  Why do I get so upset with them?  Because they tend to forget… Read More