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Challenge 14 – to eat pancakes for breakfast this weekend

Your challenge this week: to eat pancakes for breakfast, to be as indulgent with your TOPPINGS as your TIME spent with your family around the table. This challenge encourages the following values: Kindness, Courage, Gratitude, Generosity, Resourcefulness, Patience. What you need to complete your challenge this week: At least 1 hour 100g of flour, 2… Continue reading Challenge 14 – to eat pancakes for breakfast this weekend

Autumn · Books · Commitment · Courage · Generosity · Gratitude · Learn · Nature · Outdoors · Patience · Resourcefulness · Responsibility

Challenge 13 – to turn a forage into a feast

Your challenge this week: to turn a forage into a feast, from hedgerow to jar.  This challenge will give your children an insight into how a day out picking blackberries can, in a few short hours provide us something tasty to put on a crumpet! This challenge encourages the following values: Courage, Responsibility, Gratitude, Generosity,… Continue reading Challenge 13 – to turn a forage into a feast

Commitment · Courage · Generosity · Gratitude · Optimism · Outdoors · Reconnect · Resourcefulness · Summer · Volunteer

Challenge 12 – to take your children to a local festival

Your challenge this week: to find a local festival for you and your family to enjoy some good food, good drink and good music. Find something new to experience and somewhere new to explore (or stick to what you know, I love food, therefore, I love a food festival – it’s a safe bet!) This challenge… Continue reading Challenge 12 – to take your children to a local festival

Gratitude · Love · Nature · Optimism · Outdoors · Patience · Peace · Serenity · Summer

Challenge 10 – to catch a sunrise or a sunset

Your challenge this week:  Set your alarm clock or stay up late and catch a sunrise or a sunset with your family or a friend. This challenge encourages the following values: Gratitude, Resourcefulness, Optimism, Patience, Commitment, Serenity. What you need to complete your challenge this week: Keep a close eye on the weather forecast. Plan where… Continue reading Challenge 10 – to catch a sunrise or a sunset

Compassion · Courage · Gratitude · Kindness · Love · Optimism · Patience · Peace · Responsibility · Summer

Challenge 9 – Inspired by recent events it is simply this. Love and look after each other.

Your challenge this week: to hold your family close and be fearless in the face of the heinous acts of terrorism that have been wrought upon innocent men, women and children in our own and so many other beautiful countries across the world. Love transcends fear and hate so choose love over everything, especially during… Continue reading Challenge 9 – Inspired by recent events it is simply this. Love and look after each other.

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Challenge 8 – Give yourself permission to unplug for 24 hours

Your challenge this week: To ask yourself what memories you could make by giving yourself permission to switch off all technology for 24 hours. This challenge encourages the following values: Resilience, Gratitude, Resourcefulness, Optimism, Patience, Commitment, Serenity. What you need to complete your challenge this week: Switch the on switch to off on your laptop,… Continue reading Challenge 8 – Give yourself permission to unplug for 24 hours

Courage · Gratitude · Kindness · Reconnect · Winter · Writing

Challenge 1 – to write a handwritten letter and reconnect with someone…

Our challenge this week: Write a handwritten letter and reconnect with someone important to you. This challenge encourages the following values: Kindness, Courage and Gratitude. What you need to complete your challenge this week: An important person in your life and someone in your child’s life that you’d like to reconnect with in some way. Some… Continue reading Challenge 1 – to write a handwritten letter and reconnect with someone…