Social Media Breakdown

“First of all, I know it’s all people like you. And that’s what’s so scary. Individually you don’t know what you’re doing collectively.” ― Dave Eggers, The Circle When I talk about the Social Media and the internet, I always like to start by sharing that I have 17 years experience in the Media industry. All of it in Advertising and predominantly […]

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Raising baby, raising business

“Some women choose to follow men, and some women choose to follow their dreams. If you’re wondering which way to go, remember that your career will never wake up and tell you that it doesn’t love you anymore.” ― Lady Gaga Ever since I started to work in corporate media (18 years ago, cough cough) I […]

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Roasted cherry tomato and garlic soup

Tomatoes and garlic are both linked in aiding mental health and are both superfoods in supporting the bodies immune system. This recipe came from my husband’s tendency to overbuy salad vegetables. I can’t throw food out so I tend to get a bit creative with what I have and what can it potentially be used […]

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A letter to my Son

Dearest Son, On your first birthday, it’s a privilege to share our journey together so far and tell you how much you have undeniably changed our lives forever. You will always be most the precious part of me, my Summer Moon and infinite light. Happy Birthday little lion! You have only been here with us for 12 […]

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Now is the time for change

“There is eternal influence and power in motherhood.” ― Julie B. Beck There is an incredibly strong feeling of guilt and failure installed into you when you first become a parent, I think you naturally worry about everything that you are doing and if it’s in the best interest of your child. Are your efforts good […]

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Breaking the addiction of Self Sabotage

Self Sobatogae is a really interesting area for self-reflection, not just for me I think for anyone reading this. I am completely aware that I purposefully sabotage myself and I have been doing so for many years. It’s only been over the last 5 years that I have been really present in that awareness of […]

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The nine month milestone

Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t. Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free My Son recently turned 9 months and that to me has been a huge milestone in itself. Not just because […]

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I Surrender

We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated. Maya Angelou It was 2.00 a.m. last Thursday morning and I was gripping my chest as I couldn’t breathe, trying to stay as quiet as I could and not wake the baby. My heart was pounding, my throat had closed up and I needed […]

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Is he your First?

“Separation – Your absence has gone through me Like thread through a needle. Everything I do is stitched with its colour.” ― W.S. Merwin When my Son was first born and I would proudly venture out in public to the bustling high street for coffee breaks or attend new baby classes, I didn’t anticipate being asked […]

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