Food for (positive) thought

So… I’m not great at eating fruit. I buy it and watch everyone else eat it. I think it’s a great idea in theory but in practice I never quite find I’m in the mood. Apples annoy me. Don’t ask me why, but they do. Luckily my partner has instilled a great love of fruit,Continue reading “Food for (positive) thought”

Why we should embrace rather than avoid anxiety as parents

I’ve just finished reading an article in The Atlantic by Kate Julian about anxious parenting and how it affects our kids. It was really interesting and thought-provoking, it starts by highlighting how rates of mental illness are increasing among young people and starting in younger and younger kids. Most worryingly suicides and suicidal ideation inContinue reading “Why we should embrace rather than avoid anxiety as parents”