What Toddlers Can Teach You About Self-esteem

  Have you ever observed how toddlers roll?  You should; seriously, there’s a great deal to learn from them. Teens and adults can get bogged down with ‘silent life suckers’ you know, the things that tell you, how you should be, think, feel .  What is and isn’t ‘in’ or acceptable, unattainable images constantly in your face.  All these ‘silent life suckers ‘ can and do start to create doubt, low self-esteem, lack of confidence and in some cases anxiety....

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Cobbled Streets, Protests and Words From The Wise

“You do realise he may be the last one ever, don’t you?” as the tube ‘clickity clacked’ towards Covent Garden, I pondered that question even though I actually had no idea whether or not my friend’s statement was true. “well people don’t know if there will be a new one voted in due to the differences of opinion……” so she went on to explain the reason this Dalai Lama may be the last, a real eye opener. I was just...

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Six Simple Action Steps…

…to working towards your financial (and other) goals I recently attended a very insightful, straight talking seminar for entrepreneurial women. I found this event really interesting and useful, for once; I was able to follow all the financial information and advice provided. This was a jargon-free look at all of your investment options covering the pros and cons of each in clear and simple terms. Being at this event really got me thinking…how many people enthusiastically attend a seminar /talk/presentation...

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Technological school bags

So the debate begins…a little late in coming in my opinion but it’s here and thank goodness for that! It is now estimated that a child takes approximately £300 worth of technology to school daily…crazy right? We were lucky to get a new pencil case unless the old one had a crater of a hole in it. Many schools are aiming to go paperless…that new trend that most local authority offices have been trying to fine tune for almost a...

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Hostages, Megabuses and Power Trips

Then, I looked at the guy who was sat three rows behind me with utter disbelief and asked “seriously? That can’t be the case, it would be extremely heartless and totally out of order if that were true” He gave me a bit of a smirk as my question was admission of my finely tuned eaves dropping ability. “Oh ay” he replied in his very strong Geordie accent “I know, that’s why I sent ‘em an email as soon as...

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