A ‘God-Story’: Is *nothing* impossible for God?

Worth knowing: this is a story about God, Jesus, Christianity. Also possibly TMI discussion of womens’ ‘time of the month’ type things and mental health potential triggering…Feel free to read on or pass by! I am still blown away by something that has happened this week. I have been a Christian for twenty-plus years andContinue reading “A ‘God-Story’: Is *nothing* impossible for God?”

Pregnancy and Parenting Diaries…puke, panic, perseverance and prayer.

Here is my story of my pregancy and first six months of parenting. It’s been a rollercoaster. I share this as a record for myself, to be honest about mental health illness and to shine the light on some awesome services. So, I’ve been meaning to write this post for a very long time. PerhapsContinue reading “Pregnancy and Parenting Diaries…puke, panic, perseverance and prayer.”

Time to Talk Coffee and Pamper morning: it’s time to end mental health discrimination.

On the 5th February, myself and my friend Michelle Kay (a stress management coach) hosted a ‘Coffee and Pamper’ morning, as part of the national ‘Time to Talk’ day. This is an initiative from Time to Change, whose aim is to end mental health discrimination, through giving people a chance to be educated about  mentalContinue reading “Time to Talk Coffee and Pamper morning: it’s time to end mental health discrimination.”

And…stop. Now what?

Today I write from snowy Wales. I’m on retreat, visiting a mysterious place called Ffald y Brenin, a Christian healing community, on the recommendation of my good friend, Rupal. Me and my husband Mike drove down from Harrow yesterday and the peace and quiet still takes some getting used to. As we reached Dinas Cross,Continue reading “And…stop. Now what?”

The worst day of my life

                  I’ve been meaning to write this post for a while, but the tragic news of Robin William’s death has spurred me into action. I confess, I had no idea that this great hero of mine battled with depression. Maybe to some readers, you might be surprisedContinue reading “The worst day of my life”