• New book introduces children to vital mental health issues

    While issues surrounding mental health, and access to treatments, is becoming more commonplace in society, there’s still an undue stigma that prevents millions from seeking…

    World’s first digital women’s circle celebrates National Story-telling Week with personal stories

    Founders of Connected Sisters, an online and social media platform for women to share true life stories, will be telling their own personal stories during…

    Khoresh karafs – Persian Celery Stew

    There is nothing less appealing when you are a new mum than spotting a head of celery lingering at the back of the fridge. I…

    Recipe: Persian Ash-e Doogh

    I first came across this delicious soup recipe during a family visit to Persia. We’d been travelling by car in the Azerbaijan region of Iran…

    Why Persian sefid-ab should be part of your beauty routine

    As a midlife mum, I’ve become obsessed with everything and anything that will a) Get rid of my lines and wrinkles and b) Stop the…

    How to stand out from the crowd in comms

    As a new mum over 40 with a unique name, it’s fairly easy for me to stand out from the crowd these days. However when…

    A cat called Mr Bengal

    This is a story of friendship, love and a little boy who’d really like to get his paws on a cat called Mr Bengal. The…