Yes I’ve probably been watching a bit too much Carrie Bradshaw recently. But maybe her mind dump column is not to far from my own way of coming to terms with issues in my life. I’m pretty sure Carrie would be with me on this: that no matter who you have a relationship with, at … More When is it the right time to say enough?
I know I’m not the only one who has spent the last few days reflecting on 2017 and whether they have achieved all they wanted to; nevertheless, I feel it’s my duty, OK therapy, to share my musings with you. I honestly can’t believe how quickly 2017 has gone. It doesn’t feel like 5 minutes … More Review of 2017
#MeToo If you are on any form of social media, it is likely you will have seen people posting #MeToo as their status. It is a phrase which has left me completely split as to whether to partake. If you don’t know, it is a campaign to raise awareness of sexual assault and harassment, following … More #MeToo Campaign
A week has now passed since I completed Berlin marathon. I knew before getting to the start line it was going to be worlds apart from my horrific experience at New York marathon last year. It had to be. I kept telling myself “Nothing can be as bad a New York.” I’ve learned a great … More Berlin Marathon – what a difference 10 months can make
Last night I sat watching DIY SOS. Every one of the families who are helped by the team, have to face incredibly difficult and sad situations. The lady on the programme last night was a mum of 4 children with kidney disease. The changes the DIY SOS team made to her home, were, at least, … More SOS
I’m struggling a bit at the moment. I don’t really know why. Nothing has changed much, but maybe that is the problem. Little J still isn’t sleeping. He might have to odd night or two when he will sleep until 5 or 6am, but generally he will wake up constantly until he is in … More Unseen
There is probably nothing more crucial to a youthful, healthy appearance and a balanced, vigorous body and mind than deep, restful sleep. There is no doubt that most of us need less sleep as we grow older; however, the truth is that most of us don’t get enough and because of stresses in our life, … More Natural Sleep Aids & Advice the NYRO way
As with all the other workshops I have run on my Facebook page, I thought I would share the contents on here. Finding holistic alternatives to some of the traditional medicines is really important to me. I hope you find this helpful too. Winter Wellness Good evening, for those of you who do not know … More Natural Winter Wellness Workshop
Please excuse my quick succession of blog posts. In a way, this one does lead on from the last, in the fact it is to do with following a plan and setting a goal. Yesterday I attended my first ever Neal’s Yard meeting. Hosting the meeting was a lady called Elaine – one of Senior Ambassador in … More Running analogy for my Neal’s Yard business
If 2016 taught me anything, it most definitely was that life doesn’t always go to plan, but it’s still worth having one. I’m not even sure if I really had a plan for 2016. I know I wanted to run 1,000 miles, but with the ITB problem at the beginning of the year, it seemed … More Life doesn’t always go to plan, but it’s still worth having one.