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    Books to teach children kindness

    Stunning collection of books for children. I think many of these were originally posted on happyyouhappyfamily.com and I’ve included a few others x Stick and Stone – about the power of standing up for others Stand tall, Molly Lou Melon – Shows how kindness is a choice One – Embracing differences Strictly No Elephants – Helps kids think about the ramifications of excluding others and how it makes them feel. I Walk With Vanessa – a story about a simple act of kindness Nerdy Birdy – everyone deserves to be treated with kindness The Big Umbrella – shows how there is always room for including everyone The Smallest Girl In…

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    Anxiety

    Anxiety was a big part of my life for many years, and I am SO GRATEFUL that I do not struggle with constant anxiety anymore. It can be complete debilitating. Here are some of my top suggestions of managing anxiety. Chat to a friend Living with anxiety means you’re more receptive to moments of panic when situations don’t go as planned or something happens that you are struggling to make sense of. It can be hard to open up when you are still trying to make sense of your own feelings, but keep in mind that your anxiety may also be preventing you from seeing a situation in the right…

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    Lily’s first Easter egg hunt

    Such a collection of special moments for Easter 2020 as I set out cleaning up the garden to create an easter egg hunt for Lily. I ordered these super cute easter garden signs to make finding the eggs easier (she is only 2.5 years), mowed the lawn, painstakingly picked out all the weeds on the lawn (blisters for my efforts), and cut away a ton of growth at the back to try and make a path all the way around. I under estimated how much work this would involve but in the process created a magical little tree hideout and got to spend loads of quality time with Lily in…

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    Learnings from Synchro Destiny

    It speaks of enlightenment as a place where there is no worry or fear. They say when you understand life and the way the universe works: the flow of energy and intelligence that guides every moment then you begin to feel amazed at the miracle of life. That mundane things don’t bother you anymore. How I wish to stop being affected by outward events, meaningless issues that cause serious irritation to me for a few hours, days out weeks, sometimes even months or years, but on closer examination are really just situations or fleeting thoughts that get stuck in your psyche and harboured. In these books I really understand what…

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    Super Quotes

    A collection of my favourite life quotes. Some will inspire you. Some will comfort you. Some may just change your life.