Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 7 – a poem)

One by one the line grows, Each little one added, knitted close, Tightly woven together with care, To prevent any rips or tears. Through life's pulls and knocks, Each line tightens and locks, Woven together, nestled close, As harsh winds whistle and blow. One by one the line grows, Whilst some may loosen and go, … Continue reading Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 7 – a poem)

Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 6)

Day 6 - Celebrations Life is full of moments to celebrate. Whether it's a birthday, anniversary, wedding or a personal milestone, there's so much to celebrate in life. Acknowledging those moments in your family member's lives helps to strengthen your bond and build an encouraging, supportive vibe between you all. Keeping on top of every … Continue reading Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 6)

Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 5)

Day 5 - Memories There's nothing quite like looking back on old memories. It's amazing how looking at one photo or video can send a stream of feelings through our minds and hearts. Every now and then, I love flicking through old family photos and videos, to escape the present momentarily and feel a glimpse … Continue reading Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 5)

Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 4)

Day 4 - Appreciation Holding appreciation towards those in your family is at the heart of maintaining a strong bond. Believing that every single unique human that's bundled up in your family is there for a specific reason in your life, is the founding thought to developing a deeper sense of appreciation towards each family … Continue reading Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 4)

Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 3)

Day 3 - Disagreements Having a perfectly harmonious family relationship everyday may sound like the ideal to reach, but in reality having this expectation is unrealistic. Disagreements and rifts in all types of relationships are completely natural and a part of life, it all comes down to how we respond in these situations. With families … Continue reading Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 3)

Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 1)

With many living for extended periods of time either away or with family during this Covid lockdown, things most definitely aren't easy. However, building on your family relationships helps to strengthen your support network both mentally and physically. Despite the distance, love knows no bounds and working to maintain your family relationships is more crucial … Continue reading Lockdown love series – Week 3: Family relationships (Day 1)