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Can we stay positive through ‘it all’? What about the hard stuff?

This week I was invited to chat with Kelsey Parker (tune in here) all about staying positive through it all.  A topic I love to chat about but wow can life throw us some curveballs. …

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Mental Insight vs Mental ‘break’ – the things people don’t talk about

This week I saw lots of great posts for World Mental Health day.  Every day we should do our bit to help remove stigma, simply by being as honest as we can be and holding…

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Staying well plans – how they can help us to fight stigma when it comes to mental illness

Mental health awareness week is about to kick off, which is a great chance to get more people talking openly.  If you have ever experienced a mental illness, you should have been asked to put…

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The best thing I ate last week – Scallops with Thai salad

If scallops are on a menu, I tend to order them.  If they are part of a surprise tasting menu, I am like hello baby.  They have to be in my top 10 and I…

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When you have to stop doing something you love, even when it is good for you

Sometimes in life we have to stop doing things that we love, even when it is good for us.  In my case, one of those things was my early morning group swim in ice cold…

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