family

Our village, our tribe

Our village, our tribe

Fostering independence is important in both young people and in adults, it is a buzzword we often hear, and is written on school reports and CVs. It is important to…
Stress and smiles

Stress and smiles

Today is my first weekend in our new family home and this last week has been a huge mix of emotions, stress and decisions. Solicitors, estate agents, chains of buyers…
The label of therapy!

The label of therapy!

I have heard it said (somewhat light hearted): "Well I am not in therapy yet!" "As long as my child is not in therapy I have done ok" "They are…

Finding Happiness

Family life is a tangled web, the old nucleur unit is long gone, the work-life balance is unsettled, economics are dire, relationships complicated, expectations vast and social culture diverse and…