Month: February 2019

Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2019 – How do parents, carers and friends cope?

Eating disorders

I was gifted a book on eating disorders to review. At 15 I was in the full swing of anorexia, I would survive the day eating one apple or sliced cucumber and water…sometimes a calypso drink if I was feeling dizzy. I would take mass amounts of vitamin tablets but none containing oil. Mum being worried took me …

What is Placenta Encapsulation – The postnatal benefits and cost.

placenta encapsulation art

What is placenta encapsulation???? A few days ago I interviewed Samantha Gadsden a doula based in Caerphilly. The post was well received however, some friends and mums asked me what placenta encapsulation was. I briefly mentioned it as a service in my last post and now readers wanted to learn more on the subject. Doula Interview Here. …

Raising Faith – A true story of raising a child psychic-medium #review

Child psychic-medium

Raising Faith – A true story of raising a child psychic-medium One family’s extraordinary experiences with their young daughter’s ability to communicate with spirits, and the inspirational lessons learnt on their journey. Claire Waters has two young children, Faith and Tom. When the children were 4 and 2 years old respectively, Claire learned of their …

Whats On 2019 – February Half Term, Rhondda Cynon Taff

Rhondda cynon taff

Please find a list of events in Rhondda Cynon Taff this February half term. Please give it a share. Half Term at your local Library. Rhondda Cynon Taf has 13 libraries, offering something for everyone this half term. To find out more please contact your local library or check out RCT libraries Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/RCTLibraries/ …

Street Cat Blues – A murder mystery from a cats perspective #AD-Gifted

book, Cat Street Blues

Thank you Rachel for giving me the opportunity to review Cat Street Blues.   Street Cat Blues written by Alison OLeary I am a cat lover and crime book lover, so when I was giving the opportunity to review Cat Street Blues, I couldn’t say no! After spending several months banged up in Sunny Banks rescue centre, …

Whats On Easter 2019 – ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ 4 day workshop in Cardiff

Mary Poppins Returns poster

Join Kinetic Theatre Arts this Easter Holiday for a 4 day ‘Mary Poppins Returns workshop! Enjoy 4 days of training with a performance at the end. Learn the songs, the moves and acting from a truly magical Musical Film, ‘Mary Poppins Returns’. Mary Poppins Returns – Now an adult with three children, bank teller Michael Banks …

Kinetic Theatre School, Cardiff – FREE TRIAL & TASTER session!

Kinetic Theatre

Kinetic Theatre is a performing arts school for kids & young adults (4-18 years), offering classes in Drama, Singing, Dance & Musical Theatre. The Theatre School runs Sundays 10 -1pm at Christ The King Primary School (Everest Ave, Cardiff CF14 5AS, Cardiff)The School provides students with high quality training in all disciplines of Performing Arts …

February Half Term 2019 – Dyffryn Gardens

Dyffryn Gardens

The National Trust has invited us to Dyffryn Gardens this half term. (Gifted)  There’s lots going on this February half term at Dyffryn Gardens, Vale of Glamorgan.  Most of the events are free (unless stated) however, an admission charge applies. Standard admission prices: Adult – £10.90 Child – £5.45 Family – £27.50 Dyffryn Sleepy Trail  16th …