How to increase your joy

Did you know that being specifically thankful is scientifically proven to increase your joy? Yes! Amazing huh? That’s why I make resources like the Summer Thanks journal. It’s got 31 thanks prompts to help you increase your thankfulness, and therefore your joy! Thankfulness has loads of other benefits too. Here’s some: 1 Improved mental health: … Read more

Review: The Good thing about Bad Days

Title: The Good things about Bad Days By: Margaret McAllister and Nigel Baines Price: £9.97 Published by: Lion Good for: children age 7-12 years Best bit: Lots of helpful guidance and strategy ideas for working through bad days, with lots of space to fill things in and make the book your own. Worst bit: Pages … Read more

Review: Life in Lockdown

Title: Life in Lockdown By: Olly Goldenberg from Children Can Price: £2 Published by: Children Can Good for: children age 4-10 years Best bit: Great mix of fun puzzles with ways and exploring experiences and emotions about lock down in the context of relevant Bible verses. Worst bit: Some pages are a bit text heavy … Read more

Review: Go Colour series

Title: Go Colour: The Lord’s Prayer* Author: Youth For Christ (with thanks to Sarah Joy, Tom Spicer and Jo Squires and Steve Squires) Price: £4.99 (or £11.99 for the pack of 3 books) Published by and available from: YFC *This is part of a series, including Go Colour Psalms and Go Colour Prayer Good for: … Read more