My company is one year old today :0) I feel this is a milestone worth celebrating! In the past 18 months I canned the corporate life, had the summer swanning around France, became a French Wine Scholar and then got to the point of knowing I needed to work again! As readers know, I was […]Read More Happy 1st Birthday: My Lessons of Starting a Company
I’ve escaped from the flat to the pub. This is not a hardship. I know this. However I have had a little shock to the working system recently and I am to be honest, exhausted and exhilarated in equal measure! About three weeks ago my three day contract with my corporate client was due to […]Read More From Famine to Feast
I believe everyone has a significant day in their lives. Whether that’s your birthday, birth of a child or something else that just fundamentally changes your life. For me it was a sliding door moment on this day, June 12 in 2015. And I like to call it my Independence Day because that moment led […]Read More My Independence Day
I am a Vogue addict. I adore it when the monthly edition drops through my door every month. I await with glee who is on the front cover; I literally pour over the clothes and bags in there and of course the many inspirational articles from incredible women. I like to read it from start […]Read More Vogue Woman
I’m absolutely shattered! I think back in the days of embarking in this new world of ‘portfolio working’ I had a very different idea of flexible working i.e. that I’d have some spare time and if I didn’t want to work on a day I wouldn’t but in fact I don’t seem to have much […]Read More I’m not complaining but…
Ok… I know Kevin Spacey isn’t the most popular person in the world right now but his film ‘Pay it Forward’ is in my opinion one of the most underrated films ever. It’s the story of a school assignment where the teacher sets the project to think of an idea that can change the world […]Read More PAY IT FORWARD
It’s been an odd couple of weeks… At the start of January – as readers of this blog will know – I spent a few days creating my extensive plans for 2019 of which one was around career and finance with the aim of ‘to earn the amount of money I need to live and […]Read More Ever Felt in Limbo?