A Snow Day

Snow, Bethnal Green, London, HomeopathyThe snow was the reason I woke up late today. When I opened my eyes I saw that it was almost 9am.

Wilf opened the door,

“Mum, it’s snowing!”

I looked out of the window to see, but I’d already guessed. It was so quiet. It’s always quiet where we are, but it was even quieter today. That’s how I knew there was snow.

There are just two weeks left until it’s Christmas. My aim is always to keep Sundays simple, but it’s always easier said than done. I had a long list of things to do today, but everything was pushed back while we came up with a plan.

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Healthy kids, happy parents

kids, immunity, homeopathy, Bethnal Green, Hackney, LondonI’m not surprised that both my kids have a cough. It’s dark and cold.  Immunity is often low at this time of year.

As a parent, I want to keep them both well this winter and I’m glad to have homeopathy on hand to help.

I recommend everyone has a basic homeopathy kit at home to help with coughs, colds, fevers and sore throats. There are different remedies to help all kinds of symptoms, and they work quickly too.

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Memories on Mother’s Day

 

homeopathy, self-care, grief, loss, sadness

I’m writing this from a café in Dublin. I’m here to DJ at Fair City Blues, one of my favourite weekend blues music and dance events.

I didn’t realise I was going to be away for Mother’s Day. I don’t think my family mind too much. I know I’ll find a card and some flowers to welcome me home tomorrow.

As a child, I remember making cards with flowers made out of tissue. Sometimes we even made bunches of flowers with pipe cleaner stems. We would always visit my grandmothers on Mothering Sunday, as they both lived nearby.

Today I’m sitting in this café thinking about the mother figures I’ve had in my life, and reflect on how they influenced me.

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