My Dark Inside Sea
I've lost something that I loved. Well, I think I have. I know I'm not the only one. I'm actually very fortunate. This has been a hard year and I have lost less than other people. But that doesn't stop me from feeling sad. Feeling a deep sense of loss that is so profound that if I access the feeling I fear that I might sink totally into the angry dark sea inside that covers it. I have to survive from one day to the next, to function and enjoy things. The way I do that is to keep the sea deep inside. It is there, but it is covered by stones, grass and trees so I can't always see it.
Why You Should Let Your Child Climb Up Slides
Rules We have so many rules at the moment. We had plenty of rules already, now we have even more. Do you always follow them? I'm sure you're saying 'yes' quite emphatically, but I suspect that's not the whole truth.
How to Complain in an Effective Way
We all complain. I'm a Brit - we spend half our lives grumbling about the weather! Social media is full of people complaining, mainly about the behaviour of others! But sometimes we need to complain about something that actually needs changing, fixing or addressing. These problems can be very difficult and quite personal, which can make complaining rather tricky. When something affects you personally it is hard to complain in a way that gets the action you are after.
10 Elf On The Shelf Ideas
Elf on the shelf is fantastic! It gives Christmas a different creative spin and brings something that adults and kids can enjoy. Or it does to begin with. By the second Christmas the ideas are wearing a bit thin, the elves either end up looking like they're in an X rated film or they spend December just climbing the tree!