Become Unsinkable – Learn Ways to Handle Major Change.

It’s Time to Let Go of What Was… I work with many parents going through the difficulties of major life changes and many of the people I coach are stuck. We are living through different and difficult times. Are you flourishing or floundering? In this blog I want to help shift your mindset around change. […]

The Art of ‘Oops a Daisy’ Teaching Kids it’s OK to Make Mistakes!

  In today’s success-driven society, it’s easy to develop a fear of failure. Parents and teachers often emphasise the importance of getting things right the first time, which can unintentionally instill in children a fear of making mistakes. As a former Deputy Head I was always mindful about making sure the children in my class […]

The Oops Plan – When Perfect Plans Plummet!

  You know when your plans don’t always go according to plan? You know ‘the best laid plans of mice and men’ scenario when even with the most careful planning things don’t necessarily work out the way you thought? You know that moment when your kids are tired, overwhelmed, frustrated, striving for more independence or […]

Teaching Courage

    Courage isn’t about something magical that happens inside us to make us ‘not scared’. It’s about something magical that happens inside us to make us push through fear, self-doubt, anxiety, and do the things that feel hard, challenging, or out of our comfort zone. Sometimes, courage only has to happen for just a […]

Be Your Own Cheerleader ?

Let’s be honest life can be really  hard at the best of times, but it’s even tougher at the moment. So wouldn’t it be great if you could hire a professional cheerleader just to follow you around all day and cheer you on? Someone that kept telling you you’re doing a great job even when […]

How Failing Forward Will Make You A Great Parent

Here’s my article that was published on the Super Nanny website about how keeping positive can help you be a successful parent. One of my favourite parenting stories is about a famous research scientist who made several important medical breakthroughs. He was asked by a journalist why he was so successful and he told the […]

Should your kids pick up their values from their teacher?

As a former Deputy Head and Head of PSHE ( Personal, Social , Health Education) I was invited to speak on BBC Radio Sussex and Surrey about a new study that recommends that schools must teach children character and values. More than eight out of ten parents believe schools should teach children character and values […]