I stumbled across this short story again recently. It’s a fabulous one, about geese, and has lots to teach us about teamwork.
So whether you head up a team, work in a team, or are part of a family unit,... Read more »
Today’s post is a bit different – I’d like to share a short video with you. A 2-minute film of some fabulous kids taking over Nottingham’s Market Square on a fabulous ‘Random Acts of Kindness’ day recently.
Well, we... Read more »
Perhaps like you, I’ve cried with sadness and with joy at the death of Stephen Sutton, the teenager who used his final months to fund-raise for other young cancer sufferers. Sadness because his incredible life was cut short at the... Read more »
I’ve been struggling with toothache recently. An old, recurring abscess, which sends shooting aches and pains across the left side of my face and head. Thank goodness for antibiotics and dentists! I know it won’t last forever.
This reminded me... Read more »
The Brilliant Notts project has got off to a flying start. We’ve had 500 children all singing at the tops of their voices, stories about the Pig of Happiness and the Sausage Machine of Life, and tales of Tigger and... Read more »
Sounds like a lyric from an 80’s pop song.
No, really – I am so excited!… Imagine all our children feeling inspired, positive, confident and happy, ready to grab their lives with both hands. Imagine that happening at a time... Read more »
It’s Autumn! We’ve had a wonderful summer (for the UK) with plenty of warmth and sunshine. Now the leaves are turning, the temperature’s dropped and we’re reaching for our fleeces and fires.
Do you find it difficult sometimes to feel... Read more »
I watched a BBC programme recently about whether it’s possible to change from being a pessimist to someone who’s an optimist. The results appear to prove it is.
It seems that many of us are so stressed and downbeat we... Read more »
I promised last time to share with you what’s been found to help us feel happier.
There are all sorts of suggestions about what will result in feelings of greater happiness, positivity and optimism.
One of my favourites is an... Read more »