Collecting information for an upcoming book…

I’ve been busy collecting information and stories for an upcoming book planned for the end of the year. It has been an absolute privilege to interview some fascinating people from the ‘Silent Generation’.  This generation built a society and our country with their ‘bare hands’. No modern conveniences, just raw hard work using basic tools. Yet they achieved a lot in their life. We have much to be thankful … Continue reading Collecting information for an upcoming book…

Create your own book for your Mum at Christmas….

Free Download – Create Your Own Book! Create your ‘own’ book of memories! Download FREE colourful worksheets below; so that you can reflect on the small acts of love and gratitude from your own mother. “Bonding those precious moments in one heart-warming place.”                                                                                        Insert your photo        Write your memory FREE Download: Introduction to Worksheets – 3 pages 1.3MB FREE Download: Worksheets I Loved… – 6 pages 1.19MB FREE Download: Worksheets … Continue reading Create your own book for your Mum at Christmas….

What will you give your mum and dad this Christmas?

Mums and Dads like getting presents – yet the ones they most treasure are the heartfelt gifts. The ones that show them you remember the little things they did for you as a child. Show them that what they did for you did not go unnoticed. ‘My intention was to give my parents a heartfelt gift, it also turned out to be the greatest gift … Continue reading What will you give your mum and dad this Christmas?

Remember your dad this Christmas…

Arghhh – I’ve found it’s hardest to find a heartfelt gift for dads. We can express our emotions to our mum more easily – it’s a female thing. Yet our dad deserves to be shown how much we love him and tell him what he did for us did not go unnoticed. Remember the importance of little things in life – they turn out to be the big … Continue reading Remember your dad this Christmas…

Give a gift of love to your mum or dad this Christmas…

By remembering all the little things they did for you as a child, you’ll find they turn out to be the big things in life. Written with love, I found all those niggling issues just washed away. Give you mum or dad a heartfelt gift for Christmas. Available on AMAZON To Mum, Gifts from your Soul To Dad, Gifts from your Soul     Continue reading Give a gift of love to your mum or dad this Christmas…

A Touching, Well Written Tribute – 5 Star Book Review – AMAZON

Originally posted on Lexa Harpell – Author – Travel – Photography:
  5.0 out of 5 stars A Touching, Well Written Tribute ByMartin J Franksonon A beautifully written book, touching but never mawkish, simple but insightful, honest but never saccharine. Lexa Harpell has written a touching testament to her mother that weaves everyday childhood memories with unpretentious profound thoughts and reflections. I could tell this was… Continue reading A Touching, Well Written Tribute – 5 Star Book Review – AMAZON