Browsing Tag

unwind

  • Enrich

    Travelling with Teens

    We escaped the rock this summer and headed west to the USA, en famille, to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary.  Mr W had popped the question 21 years ago on a paddle steamer in…

    September 7, 2016
  • Spring Poem I meant to do my work today
    Enrich

    Perfect Spring Poem

    I’ve just discovered this beautiful spring poem by Richard LeGallienne and had to share.  I’m loving the mornings packed full of beautiful birdsong and the hedgerows bursting with blossom as spring fall riotously into…

    May 25, 2016
  • Side Plank fit fast
    Enrich

    Home workout for a busy mum

    Summer’s coming The summer wardrobe is, optimistically, unpacked and hanging in the wardrobe.  The sun is teasing us with its sporadic presence.  I’m going on holiday in ten weeks.  And my waistline is rather…

    May 22, 2016
  • Mindfulness
    Learn

    Why Mindfulness Matters

    Mindfulness is a word that just won’t go away.  It’s packed into articles I read, conversations I have and emails I receive.  But what is it and why does it matter? Are you stuck…

    April 21, 2016
  • Cold Kicking combo of hot lemon and honey
    Enrich Learn

    Four ways to conquer colds

    I’m now five days in to a chest infection and cold and am feeling pretty miserable. With regular bouts of coughing and spluttering, washed down with antibiotics and flu remedy pills I don’t seem…

    April 7, 2016
  • Best Alternative Paris Tour
    Enrich

    Best Alternative Paris Tour

    Last week we escaped to Paris for a short break en famille.  The challenge when we normally travel is that I do all the photo taking, resulting in recalcitrant models and incomplete family snaps.…

    April 6, 2016
  • Enrich

    Desert Island Discs Magic

    I can’t deny it.  I simply utterly adore Desert Island Discs. Proving fairly and squarely that I am careering into middle age at 100 miles per hour, my favourite half hour of ‘me time’…

    January 19, 2016
  • Learn

    Time Out

    30 QUICK WAYS TO RELAX I know things are getting out of control on the stressed front when I wake up in the morning and it feels like I’ve got an exam. You know…

    November 20, 2015