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Newbury Soup Kitchen – Supporting the Homeless

The Newbury Soup Kitchen is a voluntary organisation providing help and support to the Newbury homeless community and those less fortunate than others.  Having stumbled across their organisation a couple of times on Social Media, and because of the current…

Natural ways to overcome Mental Illness

Regular readers will know that I suffer with Postnatal Depression and Anxiety.  Only recently I commented on how good I have been feeling and then, lo and behold, my mental health hits a new low.  Just out-of-the-blue, and for no…

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Kindness Challenge – Day 3

Today is International Volunteer Day and as part of my 14-Day Kindness Challenge, I could think of no better use for my blog than to help raise awareness for a good cause.  Choosing a charity to get involved with was always going to…

My Pregnancy Wish List

As wonderful as pregnancy is, we all know how difficult it can be at times and how the simplest of things can make everything seem a whole lot better!  So here it is, my pregnancy wish list and what with Mother’s Day being just…

Postnatal Depression – My Story

A welcomed pledge was made today by David Cameron, promising huge investments in tackling postnatal depression for new and expectant mums.  It is a topic close to my heart which unfortunately, I know all too much about having suffered from it myself in January 2015…