May’s Reads

Another monthly round up of a selection of my reads. I have completely forgotten to take pictures this month, which isn’t very helpful! Lisa Congden swimming I loved this book, Lisa’s passion for swimming sings out from the pages, her illustrations are gorgeous and really bring the stories to life. Lisa’s infographics were informative and… Continue reading May’s Reads


Hello, I’m Jen Farrant. Consultant | Writer | Photographer. My blog is my space to experiment with thoughts, ideas and photos. Posts tend to fall into broad categories of: Creativity Living well & disability Music Photography Research & writing Strategic & creative thinking.  Scroll down to read the blog as a whole, or click through to read about my work: Consultant | Writer | Photographer |… Continue reading Welcome!

Buying mindfulness

I am quite good at removing myself from mailing lists, but I had forgotten to do so for Not on The High Street after I recently bought something from them. In my inbox last week landed an email entitled ‘Shop mindfulness’. It detailed all the things you could buy for mindfulness – special notebooks, hand… Continue reading Buying mindfulness


I’m fed up with seeing articles around the internet based on the idea that five minutes of meditation a day is all you need. Or hearing people say that five minutes of spiritual practice is all you need. Yes, five minutes is better than nothing and five minutes is a great place to start when… Continue reading Dedication