Category Archives: Children & Parenting

A topic close to all our hearts with as many different ideas on what is the best way to do things as there are people walking the face of the earth.

In the Shadow of Skyscrapers!

So where do you go after a magical year of living in the shadow of castles? To live in the shadows of skyscrapers! After receiving a job offer of a three day work week, housing included, our life changed drastically … Continue reading

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In the Shadow of Castles.

In March 2000 when our first child was born, we weren’t too sure about anything, much like any new parents. To ensure we were really stepping into the unknown, we decided heading down to a small village in rural France … Continue reading

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Kate Tempest – The storm before the calm.

Kate Tempest’s words are truly like a well-needed storm, watch the interview and let yourself get soaked! Continue reading

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An hour a day then put it away!

Do you think that is possible in our modern world of always being connected? Besides sharing in his journey of becoming a doctor, my friend Jan, a child psychologist in training from Holland, has some interesting thoughts on the matter … Continue reading

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Civil Disobedience – The New Normal?

Hello everyone, hope you are well. Our world is changing rapidly, the political, financial, environmental and educational systems are all in big change. One of those paths to change is Civil Disobedience. Civil Disobedience comes in many forms, young children … Continue reading

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The reinvention of Donna

Hello out there. I hope all is well. Once again I find myself in Weymouth, a bit warmer this time around, but not much! After all it is nearly May so why should I expect not to be wearing a … Continue reading

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Weymouth – Hotbed of positivity or just the microcosm of the macrocosm?

The big city streets of London are well behind me now. Having been in the town of Weymouth for the past two or so weeks has been quite a change of gears indeed. As a matter of fact, I’ve been … Continue reading

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Nice Quote & Interesting interview.

  “I think everybody should get rich and famous and get everything they dreamed so they can see that’s not the answer.” – Jim Carrey Here is an interview with two friends who are doing some great things to a … Continue reading

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A Chat With John Bishop

Different lives, but lots in common. Continue reading

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The End is Only a New Beginning!

Winding down the journey has seen us ‘Stepping it up a Notch’ as for unknown adventures lurking around every corner. A friend of mine says in one his songs, “Born inside a cage you ain’t going far”, well this trip … Continue reading

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