Anyone else hooked on the Netflix series, Black Mirror? The moral dilemmas the series presents are brilliant! Some story-lines are tangible, some less so, but none-the-less the series reflects our 21st Century existence back at us; how without really questioning it, technology has transformed all aspects of our lives; in every home; on every desk; in every palm in less than a … [Read more...] about How is technology changing family healthcare?
Heading home after dropping the kids off at school and nursery, there was an unusual traffic jam around the Red Cross charity shop parking. Curiosity got the better of me and I just "had to" go and check what the fuss was all about. Turns out it was their Christmas sale. The shop was packed both with people and with pre-loved Christmas decorations from glögg (mulled … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons to Shop at Charity or Goodwill Shop for Christmas
The holiday season can be stressful. Business may be booming but with never-ending shopping lists and special holiday food to make, your to-do lists are longer than ever! In the flurry of holiday festivities, it’s important to show the people you work with how much you appreciate them. After all, you spend more than 40 hours a week with them! Here's a little list of easy ways … [Read more...] about How to Make the Holidays Better for Co-workers
As the darkness closes in again this winter, I'm clinging to anything to get me through these short days and long evenings. Embracing hygge worked last year. Returning from England last week, I could feel the cold and darkness getting to me. This time of the year is hard! There's so little light, the sun shines less and we're all so busy planning for the holiday season … [Read more...] about How to Hygge- Challenge #1 [video] #hyggechallenge
What the hell is the WIAT diet?- you're probably asking Well, let me introduce you to the concept: The term Instagram Diet first appeared a good couple of months ago from different sources. It's based on the premise that people often eat subconsciously, grabbing snacks throughout the day and then being in denial. (Or not even actually realising how much we do nibble … [Read more...] about The WIAT Diet.