Diversity is a precious gift

Incredibly wise words from Christopher Cliffe RN, Chief Executive Officer  of CRANA plus in response to the horrendous attack in New Zealand:

Extremisms, violence, and hate must not find a place to survive in our world. Diversity is a precious gift, our strength and something we must protect and celebrate.

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How to Cope With Environmental Guilt Syndrome (EGS)

A really great reminder, by the Zero-Waste Chef,  for those of us who are trying to make the world a better place, but aren’t quite living up to our own self imposed model of it.

Top Ten Reasons School Counselors Want Students to Read: Social-Emotional Learning Opportunities! by Sarah Scheerger

The Nerdy Book Club has produced the Top Ten Reasons School Counselors Want Students to Read: Social-Emotional Learning Opportunities! by Sarah Scheerger

I read this list and went well actually this parent wants more children and adults reading too. It’s a great timely list of the benefits of reading!

Social and Emotional Learning

The power of Social and Emotional Learning has been quantified by a 2015 study by Columbia University as having a:

 

 

 

 

 

 

It’s an impressive statistic, and one that isn’t being funded as well as it should be in our Education system. For further information on the benefits of Social and Emotional Learning please visit  the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL).

You Have a Right to Say NO — Tips for Deep Thinkers, Perfectionists, Empaths, and HSPs

This timely post really makes me stop and think: You Have a Right to Say NO — Tips for Deep Thinkers, Perfectionists, Empaths, and HSPs

I am an over achiever when it comes to problem solving, here let me work on that problem for you, I’ll find a way to solve it…..but that negates the person I’m helping from working on their on problem solving abilities.

Lightbulb moment folks!!!

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Doctor Who Quotes to Live By

A great top ten of  Doctor Who Quotes to Live By.

My favourite would have to be:

_Love is the most powerful weapon we have. because love is a form of hope, and like hope, love abides in the face of everything._ (5)

International Women’s Day – Let’s Celebrate More Than Just Girl Power

ElizaGraceQuinn has some great ideas on  International Women’s Day – Let’s Celebrate More Than Just Girl Power

Thinking about how I celebrated International Women’s Day was laid up in bed with a Migraine. Not fun, and certainly not how I wanted to be celebrating. How did you celebrate it?

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