It’s been a while since I blogged. There’s been a reason for that. Late last year my best friend got head hunted for a job in Australia. It’s a super job; ridiculously senior – it’s just an amazing achievement of which I am so proud of her for. Last year she went on a life […]Read More Hello Spontaneous!
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’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…
I’m sat here watching MasterChef after hosting a dinner party last night. Without doubt Pollen Street Social in London is my favourite restaurant ever; I’ve lost count of the amount of times I’ve been there – I adore Jason Atherton’s cooking and have been to all of his London restaurants. I have met him a […]Read More Adapting and Flexibility
Without doubt this feels like the most productive week I’ve had since resigning from my job last June. I think it’s safe to say that despite my rather calm comments about my finances in my last blog I was really starting to panic in mid January; and it was rather fortuitous that I got an […]Read More One Thing At A Time And The Rest Will Follow
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?