The Case of the Missing Necklace

We have just finished the last of the dancing concerts for the year. My daughter had two concerts to perform in over one weekend and I had one concert to perform in the next. It was a job and a…

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Reduce Stress By Giving Fewer Christmas Presents

Well, Christmas is breathing down upon us now and you are either getting a little overwhelmed by all of the things still left to do or you are trying to ignore the whole thing and hoping it all goes away.…

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When the closet in the spare room is full of clutter!

I have a confession to make. Way down the back of our house is the spare bedroom, sometimes called the study but never used for studying. On the occasion that we have guests, this is where they sleep. Now in the…

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Overwhelmed: 9 mistakes working mothers make

Sometimes it feels as if there are not enough hours in the day to do all of the things that need to be done. This seems to be a sign of our times and is particularly evident for working mothers…

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Work stress and how to stop bringing it home

Do you find it difficult to switch off after work? Are you bringing work stress into your home? In these times of easy connectivity where we can check our emails, complete online tasks and communicate instantly no matter the time…

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Stop worrying in 3 easy steps

Are you a worrier?  I used to be.  All sorts of things can keep us up at night from worry.  We worry over problems at work, issues with the children or even something we have seen on the news. If…

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