#83 – Happy Advent

#83 – Happy Advent

I helped my little boy open the second day of his advent calendar. I bought him a beautiful calendar with “Wieso, weshalb, warum” (why, why, why) books. Every morning he gets a mini book. We’re trying to explain the concept of opening a window each day. If you have no...
#76: Stand out

#76: Stand out

These days I read a lot of bedtime books to my son. And some of them stand out because they’re so much fun. They’re full of rhymes, characters and delightful stories. To help him learn more with laughter and ease. I recently bought some more books for him. And when I...
#75: Grounding yourself

#75: Grounding yourself

I come from a beach town called Margate in the south of England. Whenever I am by the beach, I have a strong urge to take my shoes off and walk barefoot in the sand. There’s something in me that wants to connect, feel the sand between my toes and I feel more centered....
#69: Have you heard of pronoia?

#69: Have you heard of pronoia?

I learnt a new word yesterday. I was attending a practical parenting course and the presenter talked about pronoia. I hadn’t heard of this before and thought it was made up so when i came home and googled it, i was pleasantly surprised to know it is a word. It’s the...
#66: Show the human side of you

#66: Show the human side of you

Yesterday, I gave a speech titled “How do you think big?” at my Toastmasters club, sharing my journey on thinking bigger. One of the members came up to me and congratulated me on showing vulnerability and a bit of nervousness. She said it “makes you more human”. I...