In memory of John Bean

In memory of John Bean

Last week, the world lost three talented men. In a helicopter crash near Lake Eyre, an ABC news team perished. On board were journalist Paul Lockyer, pilot Gary Ticehurst and cameraman John Bean. I knew John Bean only slightly. I’d met him at a friend’s party, and...
It could have been anybody’s child

It could have been anybody’s child

Sophie’s Journey tells of a child’s resilience, of the choice between life and death, and of a strength that prevails through suffering. Sophie Delezio has a message of hope for us all. This is her story. Ten days before Christmas. A room of children,...
You can’t hide a piece of broccoli in a glass of milk

You can’t hide a piece of broccoli in a glass of milk

Kids tell it like it is. And they know some very useful stuff indeed. Such as the fact that you can’t hide a piece of broccoli in a glass of milk. Or it’s never a good idea to try to baptise a cat. Our children are bursting to share commonsense advice that...
The book for parents who want to get the joy back in their lives

The book for parents who want to get the joy back in their lives

Parenting with Soul won’t tell you what to believe, but it will show you how to make spirituality part of your family’s life. It’s about seeing the sacred in our homes and turning the things we do each day into opportunities to practice mindfulness, gratitude, love,...