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Why more people should get a mental health first aid qualification

Last week I was delighted to pass my mental health first aid qualification with the wonderful NewbyCore Consulting Limited I think it’s really important that more people take these courses to help those in need and…

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38 life lessons at 38

Last week, on the 10th of September, I turned 38.  It was a great day full of love, pamper and surprises.  The kids totally stole the show as always when they came to meet me…

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Why keeping it real is good for your health

Thank you so much for all the messages about my recent article, in sickness and in mental health. I am blown away by the feedback and delighted that it is helping to open up further…

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In sickness and in ‘mental health’ – 9 years married today

When you make vows, they often involve some form of ‘in sickness and in health’.  Little did I know when I stood in front of around 190 people to say them, that less than 9…

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Our trip to the Sheriff Muir Paradise Pools, Scotland

I had a lot of messages asking where we were swimming at the weekend.  My love of a good dip in cold, fresh water is still going strong.  There are SO many benefits to cold…

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