Category Archives: kindness

The last door

As you are preparing the Christmas festivities and opening the last door of the advent calendar I thought it was time to reflect on what I have learnt during Advent. Firstly, I believe I know what the true spirit of … Continue reading

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The hidden Christmas

Everyone is rushing around. Just two days to go before the big day. Last minute presents are being bought and the dash to get sprouts is underway. For many Christmas will be a lovely time getting together with family and … Continue reading

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Alternative advent calendar

I have been following the alternative advent calendar produced by Action For Happiness. It is a kindness calendar full of daily suggestions of how to show gratitude and help others. It can be found on their website http://www.actionforhappiness.org and is … Continue reading

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Spreading some light

I had the privilege of attending my first ever Chanukah celebration today. It made me try to dig up the long forgotten elements of my religious education. I always enjoyed RE lessons that involved either learning about other religions or … Continue reading

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The past presents

Like many offices we had our Secret Santa today. The idea being you buy a present with a fixed budget for a member of the team and they don’t know who it is from. It is a long held tradition … Continue reading

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A moment in time

It is the time of year when kindness should be in endless supply. We try to focus on thinking of others and honouring them with presents and gifts. Now is the time to make others smile even if we don’t … Continue reading

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My Christmas tips

I am totally fed up of hearing about various minor celebrities, vloggers and reality TV people talking about how to have the perfect Christmas. I have blogged a couple of years ago about the fact we need to be wanting … Continue reading

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