My Garden of Wonder and Light

Judy’s story Our Connector met with Judy following a conversation with Care & Support managers at extra care whom had told her of Judy’s love of gardening and also of how she wanted to spend time teaching children in the nearby nursery. They felt Judy would...

A Cake Story

Jenny’s cake story Jenny had always baked, with her grandfather and mother when she was a child, and later with her own children. Her health condition affected her eyesight and mobility so she struggled to see ingredients and to stand for extended periods. Jenny just...

How do we measure happiness?

How do we measure happiness? Is it with tools, a test, plotting our mood daily to see when we reach a certain number that indicates happiness? A wise woman once told me that we should think about our ‘energised moments’, those times when we feel invigorated, joyous,...