Halloween fun for kids (and adults) in Newcastle upon Tyne

I Thought I’d share my weekend with you, as it was Halloween yesterday, so it only seemed right. We had a very spooky time indeed. My daughter who is three just loves Halloween, almost more than I do. She is fanatical about the Nightmare before Christmas by Tim Burton and knows all the words toContinue reading “Halloween fun for kids (and adults) in Newcastle upon Tyne”

The shadow side, introspection and healing

I talk a lot on this blog about the shadow side, introspection and healing, but it dawned on me the other day that I haven’t written much about it. With Halloween approaching, I’ve been munching on popcorn and watching a lot of movies- Last night I watched the Night House and it did not disappoint,Continue reading “The shadow side, introspection and healing”

Halloween and some thoughts on Ghosts, Witches and Spirits…

Seeing as it’s Halloween in a week- and I just love this time of year, I couldn’t resist writing a post on this topic. From a spiritual standpoint this time of the year is celebrated widely and while it’s fun to dress up and wear crazy costumes there’s a reason we do this for Hallows’Continue reading “Halloween and some thoughts on Ghosts, Witches and Spirits…”

5 Ways to stay Super Positive with Affirmations

Affirmations are a bit of a buzzword at the moment, they seem to be everywhere, but what are affirmations and why have they become so popular? The power of positive thinking has long been associated with success in business. It’s no secret that the businesses that have truly believed in success are ultimately the onesContinue reading “5 Ways to stay Super Positive with Affirmations”


It’s Halloween. We’ve carved our pumpkins, made some gingerbread cookies and covered them with orange sprinkles. We’ve watched the Nightmare before Christmas, again. Tim Burton’s classic master piece. My daughter loves it. She stomps around to all the songs. Sometimes I must admit, I join in. My daughter has put on her witches costume. InContinue reading “Halloween”