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We are all being asked to play our part in the fight against the coronavirus, why won’t some people?

By Nina Steele A UK police force was trending on Twitter recently because they shared footage of people going about their business as usual, even though they are not supposed to, under strict coronavirus lockdown rules.… Read the rest

Miriam Margolyes wins the internet again!

By Nina Steele Miriam Margolyes is one of my favourite people. I love a good laugh and she always delivers. She always speaks her mind regardless of who it might offend.… Read the rest

Being in quarantine comes with different levels of challenges

By Nina Steele I reached out to an acquaintance of mine the other day to see how he and his family were faring in these precarious times.… Read the rest

With the coronavirus ripping through countries, being thoughtful of others is needed more than ever

By Nina Steele My heart sank when I realised that panic buying had reached the two supermarkets I do my weekly shopping at.… Read the rest

They say laughter is good for the soul, I agree

By Nina Steele In a world where negativity is everywhere, it helps to still be able to laugh. It is my therapy. It is what keeps me going even in the darkest of times.… Read the rest

Every so often, we will be shaken out of our complacency and tendency to take life for granted

By Nina Steele We often do not realise how good we have it, until it’s too late. There are stories after stories of people who had everything going for them, yet kept wanting more, only to lose everything.… Read the rest

Kindred spirits are some of life’s many surprises

By Nina Steele My husband and I came across a couple who appeared to be in their 60s on our Sunday walk recently. We said hello as we walked past them.… Read the rest

Chris Packham does a brilliant job at addressing the issue of overpopulation

By Nina Steele It is the subject most public figures would rather not address because of the inevitable backlash. No wonder the issue of overpopulation, one of the most pressing issues of our time, is often referred to as ‘the elephant in the room’.… Read the rest

Another inspiring story of a childless person whose legacy has changed lives

By Nina Steele Dale Schroeder died in 2005 at the age of 86. He was from Iowa in the US. He never married and had no children. He lived frugally throughout his life and was said to have only owned two pairs of jeans.… Read the rest

Getting older and what it means both at a personal and professional level

By Nina Steele I really love getting older. I can now be myself without the need to feel as though I have to explain myself. I have always been confident.… Read the rest