Inspiring, Engaging & Empowering A New Employee Resource Group Needs Thinking Out Of The Box Ideas

Inspiring, engaging, and empowering a new parenting employee resource group (ERG) involves thinking outside the box to create a unique and impactful experience. Here are some unusual tips to consider: Parenting Hackathon: Organise a “Parenting Hackathon” where members come together to brainstorm and develop creative solutions to common parenting challenges. Encourage innovative thinking and collaboration. […]

Is this you?

I’ve just discovered Eric Pickersgill take a look at his extraordinarily powerful message – simply shown through his black and white photos of the impact of smartphones on our relationships, experiences and missed moments of being present #PauseToPonder What can you do just for today to be fully present in the moment ? What […]

Talk & Teach Your Kids About The Power Of This Little Word …. ‘Yet”

  I love Ted Talks – they are thought provoking, educational and entertaining. I have always taught my families that I work with about the power of the magic little word, ” Not yet …..” as it is forgiving, less about failure and more about mindset and motivation. With so much emphasis on testing and […]

Surviving your “What Now?” Divorce Moments.

  Divorce is a challenging, traumatic, life defining, and stressful time, where you question “Who You Are, What Went Wrong and What Happens Now?” and I always say to my clients, “Divorce is a process NOT an event.” I work with many women going through this process as it has a deeply profound effect on your […]

You know you REALLY should vaccinate your kids against Measles!

I’ve just seen that Measles cases in England and Wales have risen to the highest annual total for 18 years, says the Health Protection Agency. In the 1990s, experts thought they were close to eliminating measles for good. But now the World Health Organization (WHO) has put back its target date for getting rid of […]

Colin Powell: Kids need structure

How can you help kids get a good start? In this heartfelt and personal talk, Colin Powell, the former U.S. Secretary of State, asks parents, friends and relatives to support children from before they even get to primary school, through community and a strong sense of responsibility. (Filmed at TEDxMidAtlantic.)   What structures do you […]

50 Dangerous Things (You Should Let Your Children Do)!!

I was just enjoying my first cup of tea this morning and watching BBC Breakfast where they were discusssing Cotton Wool Kids and a new book that has caught the imagination of parents in America called  “50  Dangerous Things (You Should Let Your Children Do)” So it got me pondering ….. How much risk do […]