Memories

Why we should be giving a more sentimental gift

And is this the secret to giving a great gift? A recent study appears to have the answer. Who would have thought. There are actual studies behind giving the perfect gift. Do you go with the safe, commercial option or are you willing to risk it with a sentimental gift? The results of this study are probably somewhat different to what you might think! A recent study in the Journal of Consumer Psychology concluded that when given the choice between…

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Why hanging photos of your kids is so important to your child’s identity

This is my daughter – she’s just turned 18. In this photo she’s sitting on her dad’s shoulders at the Notting Hill Festival in London where we used to live. She had deafening whistle she blew in his ear all day, there was dancing in the streets, music, lots of great food…. I remember that day as if it was yesterday. She doesn’t, but thanks to this photo she knows this story. As one of her 18th birthday gifts I…

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