Dear Mrs Bird – Pay It Forward with a Random Act of Kindness

Rather than reviewing or recommending Dear Mrs Bird by AJ Pearce, I thought I would use this opportunity to talk about my Pay It Forward idea for carrying out random acts of kindness. I haven't finished reading this yet but will tell you a little bit about the book anyway. Dear Mrs Bird by AJ Pearce, signifies … Continue reading Dear Mrs Bird – Pay It Forward with a Random Act of Kindness

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Adagio Teas UK #spon

This is a sponsored post. The items were gifted to me but I was under no obligation to provide a review and all words and thoughts are my own. There are days when nothing seems to go right, but thankfully they are balanced out with others where just one act can brighten up your entire … Continue reading Adagio Teas UK #spon

Awareness & Kindness at Tea and Cake for the Soul

With so many celebrations and awareness days, both in the UK and worldwide, it can be hard to keep up. It's nice to be able to use Tea and Cake for the Soul to help raise awareness of health conditions, charities and to promote compassion. As well as the well known celebratory days such as … Continue reading Awareness & Kindness at Tea and Cake for the Soul

The Hidden Side of Loneliness

There are often self-help and thought-provoking statuses that appear on Facebook. Some you scroll past and some you read right to the end then feel a little bit cheated that it's a copy and paste post. Some you realise are shared posts but you can appreciate that people are just trying to do their bit … Continue reading The Hidden Side of Loneliness

We Will Remember Them – Remembrance Day – Mt Soledad National Veterans Memorial

Following on from last week's photos of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, I'd like to share some photos of Mt Soledad National Veterans Memorial with you. Again no words can express the humbling experience that visiting these memorials gives you. Mt Soledad National Veterans Memorial can be found at the top of the mount in La Jolla, … Continue reading We Will Remember Them – Remembrance Day – Mt Soledad National Veterans Memorial

Lest We Forget – Remembrance Day 2018 – Rosecrans Cemetery San Diego

Lest We Forget - I thought I'd share these photos with you today as we approach Remembrance Day. Visiting these graves at Fort Rosecrans Cemetery was so incredibly moving. I don't think any words are needed about the sacrifices these men and women made for us all, the photos speak for themselves. We discovered Fort … Continue reading Lest We Forget – Remembrance Day 2018 – Rosecrans Cemetery San Diego

28 Random Acts of Kindness

This post was originally written for Blogtober and Blogmas, but there's no need to wait for an occasion to be kind. Here are 4 weeks worth of Random Acts of Kindness. There are 28 different ideas that don't have to cost very much or anything at all. Let me know if you try any. Why … Continue reading 28 Random Acts of Kindness

Trick or Treat – Halloween Photos & Customs from Around the World

Trick or Treat, whooooo! Seeing as Halloween is almost upon us and lots of you will be out celebrating shortly, I've decided to share some Halloween photos and customs from friends all around the world. Halloween in its current format has become more popular in the UK having migrated from across the pond where it … Continue reading Trick or Treat – Halloween Photos & Customs from Around the World

7 Ways to Celebrate World Post Day

Today is World Post Day. It was originally set up to bring an awareness of the services that mail delivery companies from all over the World provide to both homes and businesses. Over 150 countries take part and some use it as a time to treat their staff for good work. Who remembers that feeling … Continue reading 7 Ways to Celebrate World Post Day

World Smile Day – Could you Compliment a Random Stranger?

I love to people watch, as do most of us I think. During a recent trip to Long Beach California, my husband and I were taking a breather in the shade. I was checking out this lady who was facing the other way talking on her phone. Her long hair covered her face but she … Continue reading World Smile Day – Could you Compliment a Random Stranger?