Live In Harmony

A wish for 2020. Wouldn't it be nice if we could all live in harmony? World peace is a bit optimistic, but even if people could just be nice to each other on social media or not get involved in someone else's disputes that would be a great start! Maybe take a little time out … Continue reading Live In Harmony

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

My Top Blog Posts

If you've been following Tea and Cake for the Soul for a while, I hope that you've had a good look around and are enjoying some of my posts.  Below you will find links to some of the most popular ones. MY TOP BLOG POSTS AT TEA & CAKE FOR THE SOUL TRAVEL USA * Complete Guide … Continue reading My Top Blog Posts

Celebrations, Awareness & Kindness at Tea and Cake for the Soul

A collection of posts to spread kindness, share celebrations and commemorations and raise the profile of awareness days.

The Hidden Side of Loneliness

Updated November 2019 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 … Continue reading The Hidden Side of Loneliness

A Miracle on Hope Street by Emma Heatherington – Book Review

A Miracle on Hope Street by Emma Heatherington is probably one of my favourite Christmas books ever. Ruth Ryan seemingly has it all but feels the loneliest person in the world. Yes, sound familiar? Finding out that one random act of kindness from her past altered someone's future, made Ruth take a decision that would alter … Continue reading A Miracle on Hope Street by Emma Heatherington – Book Review

15 Free & Budget Ways to say Thank You to Teachers

Christmas is a time of huge expense for most families. In recent years it has become customary to buy gifts for teachers. As a former teacher myself, I can assure you that it is not expected or necessary.  It doesn't have to cost anything to show gratitude so I have listed 15 free and budget … Continue reading 15 Free & Budget Ways to say Thank You to Teachers

28 Random Acts of Kindness

You don't have to have a reason to be kind. Here are 28 easy ways to be kind that are budget friendly. Improve someone's day today and make yourself feel good too.

7 Ways to Celebrate World Post Day

Show kindess to loved ones and strangers with these 7 ideas to celebrate World Post Day

World Smile Day – Could you Compliment a Random Stranger?

I wanted to share this story with you on World Smile Day and talk about things that make us smile. I wonder, 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 … Continue reading World Smile Day – Could you Compliment a Random Stranger?