The Life Changing Magic of Tidying

“That’s it then, throw everything of mine out” Snowy, my husband, said – somewhat exasperated.  We’d been discussing my intention to ‘Marie Kondo’ our home 2 years ago around about now.  I’d read the...

Prince Helped Me This Morning

It caught me off guard.  The track Purple Rain by Prince came on the radio and something in me just burst and the taps turned on.  I cried like I haven’t for some time. Purple Rain reminds me of so many things and in the 4 or so minutes it was playing...

Be More Selfish

If, or how you care for yourself or indeed if you put yourself first is something so many women struggle with.   Especially at the moment when so many things need extra care and attention – kiddos, friends and family, work...

Steve Jobs was Spot On

“You can only connect the dots looking backwards so you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future” and this quote from Steve Jobs couldn’t be more pertinent for us now. You’ve probably had your year-end review at work or...

All Tiaras and Tracksuits?

My friend Sarah coined this phrase “it’s all tracksuits and tiaras” for me as we were discussing showing up on Zoom/Teams/Webex etc for both work and for play. We agreed it doesn’t really matter what you wear on the...

Market Yourself, Comfortably.

Remember and own your brilliance so others reward you for it. If you ever think or say these things, you’ll know you’re undervaluing yourself or being undervalued or underselling yourself. “I want to be taken more seriously”“I’m often treated like a...