Odeon LUXE' cinema review - watching your films in a more luxurious cinema... Individual leather reclining chairs, individual swivelling tray tables, bar for pre and post film drinks, new food menu. How luxury cinemas are making watching films more accessible to people with physical ailments and a more independently exciting experience for children!
Using Creative Writing, Poetry, Prose and Song Lyrics - to express yourself & your inner emotions, towards different experiences in life! MY CREATIVE TWIST ON 'THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL AIR' THEME TUNE, TO SHARE A REWARDING LIFE EXPERIENCE WITH YOU!
What I've learnt from 3 years of growing my hair an extra 12 inches for charity, to make a wig for a child with cancer! My story from "SHORT HAIR DON'T CARE" to "LONG HAIR COZ I CARE" Please sponsor me to try and raise enough to cover the cost of making the wig - any amount appreciated! 🙂
My 1st 'Versatile Blogger Award' & interview sharing '7 FACTS ABOUT ME' As my 35th birthday is soon approaching I refuse to focus on what I don't have by this age or bad situations of the past. Instead, I'm choosing to focus on all the great life experiences I've had in life - as when I reflect on these I feel richly blessed beyond age, health, circumstance etc. So, the following 7 facts about me I have chosen from my bag of life experiences & dug out the photographs to go along with them too...
"Fibro-my-what?" Let me explain... All about the health condition FIBROMYALGIA! The 12th of May is 'Fibromyalgia Awareness Day' - So what better way to become aware than by reading this blogpost all about it...
'WORLD EARTH DAY' - What is it & how can I join in by making changes to my plastic use? April 22nd is 'World Earth Day' which grew out of this day in 1970 when millions went to the streets to protest things like pollution, pesticides use and other global ecological awareness issues.
The power of words! Everyone loves a good quote, right? Well I must say I've rather enjoyed this '‘3 Day Quote Challenge’ with choosing a new quote to share each day and explaining my reasons for choosing it. I love fun with words, I love sharing and I love encouraging others - the perfect challenge for me 😉 Here's the quote chosen for Day 3 of the challenge...
So just what is the '3 Day Quote Challenge'? I hear you ask... well it's when each day you choose a quote to share and explain your reasons for choosing it - I'm always up for fun with words! So here is my quote for Day 2:
3 day Quote Challenge - Day 1: I love a challenge, so being nominated to do a 3 day quote challenge, when each day you choose a quote to share and explain your reasons for choosing it - of course I accepted! Here is my choice for Day 1...
Facing Your Giants! How to be as confident & bold as David, in defeating your life's Goliath. Everyone has giants to face at different times in life, some bigger than others, but all give you the chance to prove to yourself just how strong you really are! It's a story to give us courage when we are facing a scary giant in life. An account that speaks to our soul and reminds we how capable and strong we actually are! For believers a lesson in how victorious we can be when we align ourselves with what God wants us to do & how in weakness we become strong through Gods Holy Spirit equipping us with exactly what sling and stone we need for the battle ahead... (click to read more)
"TIME, REST, BREATH" The important need to simply stop, rest, just be & breath! A slogan to remind us esp when we are stressed out or having a manic time, that we also need to take time to stop, de-stress and calm our minds and bodies down! A slogan to remind us esp when we are stressed out or having a manic time, that we also need to take time to stop, de-stress & calm our minds & bodies down!
Top Choices for Reusable Coffee Cups! How to enjoy your coffee the environmentally friendly & non toxic way...
"We are Woman!" A poem I wrote & a celebratory post about the power of a woman (Esp the single & childless woman)! Over 30. Single. Childless. How these things can't take away your ability of being a loyal partner or your maternal instincts to look after a child! It is in the power of 'Womanhood' not just of 'Motherhood'!
"WHO IS THE PERSON BEHIND THE KEYBOARD?" Interviewing Helen's Journey as she is nominated for the 'Liebster Award 2018' "I enjoy receiving these awards as it gives me a chance to open up and let my reads see more of the person I am away from my keyboard." - Quote Helen's Journey
Life Lessons from Chronic Illness... A reflection as I lay undergoing treatment, of 5 things having Fibromyalgia for over a decade has taught me! *Including free infographic printable*
How Twitter can help GROW YOUR BLOG & help you INCREASE BLOG TRAFFIC! Helen's Journey Blog chosen as 'Feature Friday' Twitter Competition winner & blog reviewed by competition founder. Come & read what they thought of Helen's Journey blogs & poems...
So Helen's Journey Blog has only gone and won another blogger award! *cue happy dance* Come & read my 'Sunshine Blogger Award' interview questions & answers... A great way to get to know the person behind the keypad 😉
"You are..." a SELF LOVE AFFIRMATION to reaffirm how amazing we actually are! A blog reminding us of the importance of talking positively about ourselves. in our heads & out loud!
HAND CARE the NATURAL WAY! Looking after your hands by washing them the chemical free way!
HOW TO GIVE YOURSELF A BREAK when life makes you HARD ON YOURSELF! Including a FREE printable - an affirmation, I wrote to encourage Self-Love, Forgiveness & Letting Go... Being too hard on ourselves has damaging effects, not only on our mental health but also our physical health too. It is scientifically proven that negative thinking and negative thoughts worsen a person's health, lowers immunity and affects the brains function. Chronic stress, worry and negative emotions can unbalance our hormones and the brain needs a certain level of specific hormones to create the feeling of 'happiness'.