The easing of restrictions has been a long awaited and the temptation to indulge is sometimes difficult to avoid. With the freedom to see friends and family, indoor hospitality open and the return of larger outdoor gatherings, how do we stay healthy as socialising opens up?
I believe the only way that we can really be in a good place for any of these, is by talking. Talking to our family, friends and loved ones.
Back in the Summer of 2019, I wasn’t really looking for a new healing modality to work with as I’m happy with my current portfolio, nor was I needing another earning opportunity. However, when I saw my friends Olga and Gary, founders of The Forest Bathing Institute (TFBI), were offering their second intake of Guide training, I just couldn’t resist.
Is your child struggling with their emotional well-being? They could be displaying behaviour of anger, frustration, unhappiness and are having emotional meltdowns for no apparent reason. This then can be frustrating for you the parent especially with the situation the world is in at the moment. Trying to be the best parent you can be and perhaps you are also working from home along with dipping in and out of the other roles you play at the same time.
This morning, as the last lyrics of ‘Hark the Herald, Angels Sing’ faded away on my car radio, I was briefly transported back to 1998. I could hear my Reiki teacher recommending that I call in the Parking Angel should I need to a manifest a space in an overflowing car park. Frankly, at the time, I thought she‘d lost the plot; as surely angels were ‘just something for Christmas’.
My name is Libby and I am the Creator of The Emoji Coach and I have been working with parents and children around their emotions for over 10 years. Here are some top tips on how to help your children around their emotions confidence and self- esteem.
There’s no denying that Covid-19 has been devastating on so many levels, but have we learned anything valuable from the experience? Perhaps constructive lessons about community, about care, about environment and wildlife, and about the power of human connection to overcome enforced seclusion and isolation, even when meeting online. While needing to socially distance, in some ways people have come together as never before.