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5 reasons parents need life coaches

5 reasons parents need life coaches

I used to have all sorts of vague notions about what a life coach might do, none of which, as it turns out, were terribly close to the mark. Now I’m becoming a life coach myself, I’ve also become a coachee. And what I’ve discovered is that parents (like me) need life coaches. Here’s why. … Continue reading

Feeling ill

Feeling ill

I’m a rubbish patient. Not a demanding one, ringing a bell by the bed, making relentless demands of my carers. Not that kind. As a patient, I am quietly guilt ridden. Agonised by my uselessness. A patient who puts more energy into resisting feeling ill than actually feeling unwell and getting on with it. As … Continue reading

I need help

I need help

Asking for help is an act of bravery. Of this I am convinced. Asking for help makes me exposed. Vulnerable. At the mercy of another. Its uncomfortable. An unwelcome feeling that I shy away from. I just don’t like the way it feels, so wherever possible I’ll avoid doing it. Avoid opening myself up to … Continue reading