Monthly Archives: January 2017

Balsa Wood Super Cub Build: Part 1

Hi guys, Nearly as long as there have been aircraft there have been model aircraft. Now-a-days the majority if aero modellers build either static plastic kits such as the Airfix DH88 Grosvenor House kit (build thread here: https://motorsportformentalhealth.com/2016/11/08/air-racing-dh88-comet/ ) and RC … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Mental Health Q&A

Hi guys, So I asked the members of my eating disorders recovery group (which can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/edrecoverymentalhealthsupport/ ) for questions about mental health issues. I took my favourite three to answer.  Lize asks: How do you feel about potentially triggering … Continue reading

Posted in mental health, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Hot Wheels: Race Off

Hi all! Today we will be looking at a new ‘Hill Climb’ style free to play game from Hot Wheels! If you’ve never played a hill climb style game the premise of them is to drive your car (or other … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Anorexia Self Care.

Hi all, Anorexia is a serious condition and can, at it’s worst, be life threatening. If you are trying to recover from anorexia or you have a friend who is suffering from it then you should seek advice from an … Continue reading

Posted in mental health, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Plane vs Train vs Boat (Speed 1931)

Hi guys, So today we have a bit of a weird one. the other night whilst stumbling through the depths of YouTube I found a video of a De Havilland Puss Moth racing the famous LNER locomotive Flying Scotsman and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Morris Minor Ice Cream Van: What to do?!

So for literal years I have been saying I want to build the Morris Minor ice cream van kit that Pendle Slot Racing make. El Mothero got it for me for Christmas but now I have it I have no … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Scalextric Restoration: Mini 1275GT for under £10!

Natassa, the young lady who I run the ‘Eating Disorder Recovery & Mental Health Support’ Facebook group with brought me this little Scalextric Mini off of a popular online auction site for the grand total of £5. In real life … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Colouring Book for Me: Mental Health app

Adult colouring in books seem to be in the in thing at the moment for combating stress. Colouring in calms the mind and occupies the hands, it’s an action that doesn’t require a lot of thought, is satisfying and the … Continue reading

Posted in mental health, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

George Turner Models’ 1939 Bentley.

George Turner Models are based in Southend Essex, just down the road from my ‘beloved’ hometown of Billericay. As you would have seen I do my best to support Essex based motorsport brands and events of all scales so it … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment