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Sharing what we see in our lives about how life works. Sit back and have a read.

Listening for Wellbeing

Listening for Wellbeing

It seems like a ridiculous thing to suggest. Listening for wellbeing, what on earth does that mean when someone we love is clearly struggling with an eating disorder, anxiety, or addiction? I remember when Bea was ill, all I could see was the illness, the...

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Separate Realities

Separate Realities

When my daughter was ill with an eating disorder there were times that I just wanted to grab her by the shoulders and urge her to eat. Couldn’t she see what she was doing to herself, to her body, to her mind? Why couldn’t she see that I saw? Why couldn’t...

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Mental Health or Mental Illness

Mental Health or Mental Illness

The Mental Health Awareness Week this year focussed on young people and mental health in a changing world. The statistics coming out make concerning reading. 20% of all 14 year old girls have self harmed according to a Children’s Society report. Eating...

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