Author Archives: Kelly Gaston

THE PRESSURES OF BEING A NEW MUM

This is a case study of one of my client’s experiences of being a new Mum. Andrea and her husband had planned for this baby for many months and had longed to be pregnant month after month, so when it did ...

THE IMPORTANCE OF POSITIVE FRIENDSHIP CIRCLES

We’ve had such a lovely weekend and we’ve spent it with such lovely people. It’s weekends like this when you remember how important it is to get together with our friends and surround yourself with really...

CAR BOOTS SALES & AFTERNOON WALKS

So today I decided to have a car boot sale to get rid of some of the junk I had and since we’ve moved I’ve found even more junk to get rid of. I’ve done a couple of car boot sales before and they’ve eit...

22May

WHEN IT ALL GETS TOO MUCH

As you’re all aware the last couple of months have been so hectic for us as a family; with the house move, the boy’s birthdays, being busy at work and then the boy’s viral infections too it’s all got a ...

THE TRAUMA OF TANTRUMS

Well today has been one of those days, I’m still exhausted from moving house and this week so far we’ve had James’s 4th birthday, Tom has been off school poorly for 2 days with a viral infection and then ...

13May

THE IMPORTANCE OF BODY LANGUAGE

Today I went on an ‘Advanced Body Language in Negotiations Skills’ course with Damien Culhane, a specialist in this area and it was fantastic! Who knew that a handshake or the rapport that you have with som...

10May

BIRTHDAY TRADITIONS ON JAMES’S 4TH BIRTHDAY

As we were moving in between the boys birthday this year we decided we would have a belated birthday party for them both at the new house whereby they could invite their friends, we decided we would have this o...

THE HOUSE MOVE

Well, it’s finally arrived the day we’ve all been waiting for, for so many weeks – house move day!  In the last few weeks we’ve been packing up our belongings into large boxes and bubble wrapping v...

THE MAYDAY VILLAGE FAYRE

Every year our local village Norton, has a village fayre which includes; craft stalls, sweet stalls, fairground rides, bouncy castles, the local dance school putting a show on at the village green and many more...

TOM’S 5TH BIRTHDAY

This is a day that we’ve been counting down for many weeks. My eldest son, Tom is 5 today and he’s been super excited for this day for a long time. Being 5 it seems, is so grown up and so different to being...