Monthly Archives

April 2020

  • MUST READ, THOUGHT-PROVOKING, WORK & MONEY

    EMERGENCY HOME SCHOOLING (OR NOT)

    The pressure on parents to try and hold to down a job, whilst maintaining their kid's education and stay sane and do it all under one roof and only getting out of the house once a day is A LOT. Kathryn is an ex-teacher, Mother of 3, turned business owner (she is the founder of Nana's Manners) and this is here encapsulation of the current situation:…

  • MENTAL HEALTH

    ANTIDEPRESSANT WITHDRAWAL

    This week's author wishes to remain anonymous, but their voice comes through loud and clear as she shares her ongoing experience of managing her mental health and the impact of the antidepressant medication she was prescribed:…

  • Uncategorized

    LIFE IN LOCKDOWN WITH OUR AUTISTIC SON

    I heard a great quote the other day (can't remember where, unfortunately) which said that although we are all physically divided at the moment, the shared experience of trying to navigate a pandemic means we have more in common than ever before. That said,  there a those whose current circumstance present a significantly greater challenge. To (belatedly) mark Autism Awareness Week Charlotte shares her experience of 'Life in Lockdown with her Autistic Son'.…