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We Are In This Together.

Here at Grow we are all about looking at the positive side of life – there is enough media looking at the negative. So during this time of uncertainty and unknown all around the world, we wanted to launch a new feel-good project called Grow Voices!

We started by asking people around the world to share a 3-min selfie video diary with us each week during the COVID-19 lockdown to tell us how they are turning challenges & difficulty into positives!

Here are their stories…

 

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grow Voices?

 

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Smart upgrade

Written by Tess Read  At least not until they are substantially taller than you. Not a major achievement in my case but no less annoying for that. And so along with the need to buy endless new shoes, clothes etc, not to mention the dreaded school uniform, is the need...

Take a Moment to Reflect

Written by Therapist Barbara Appleby RMBACP  How do you feel about 2021 coming to a close? I have mixed feelings, a lot has happened for me and my family this year, some parts good some parts not so good!  I feel that this year has gone by quite quickly.  With...

Generation Z: Hasta Manana 2021!

Written by Ashley Carr  Like 2020, 2021 was a testing year for us all. The effects of Coronavirus and a damaged economy mean that this year will be remembered for mostly the wrong reasons. But was there anything good to come out of this year? Indeed, there was....
Smart upgrade

Smart upgrade

Written by Tess Read  At least not until they are substantially taller than you. Not a major achievement in my case but no less annoying for that. And so along with the need to buy endless new shoes, clothes etc, not to mention the dreaded school uniform, is the need...

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Pleasure unfolds

Pleasure unfolds

All Content By Tess Read  Regular readers of the column will know that I decided some months ago that 2021 needed to be the year of the boat. And so many trips to Salcombe were arranged, with friends and family, to take out small motorboats upon the glistening blue...

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Going Dutch

Going Dutch

Written By Tess Read  Is this the best advert for going green ever? Yes, I think perhaps it is. When friends moved out of the city centre, we were sure their days of late-night meals and drinks in town were over. We were not reassured by their promises that they would...

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A Lasting Legacy

A Lasting Legacy

Written by Ed Hodges  Twelve thousand, six hundred and twenty-nine. That’s the average number of days any of us have left to live. Doesn't sound like very much time, does it? In fact, you will spend 29% of that time asleep so there’s even...

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