Last Chance Offer

I joined this time last year, to have some extra income alongside my blogging. Now that we are expecting our first child, I am even more excited that joining means that I will continue to earn from home! If anyone is thinking of ways to earn a bit more money, or who want a new … Continue reading Last Chance Offer

Success vs Failure -3 reasons to keep on, keeping on!

I’m not giving up today! 


A few months ago an English comedian, Eddie Izzard, ran 27 marathons in 27 days in South Africa. He didone marathon for each year Nelson Mandela spent in prison. I watched a touching documentary of Izzard’s reflections as he ran through the country that Nelson Mandela called home. During the documentary I was truly touched by something Mandela had said — ‘Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.’

I was reminded of this last night while I reflected on my progress, because over the past few weeks my battle with looking after myself, so I can look after others, has been tough. I once again have slipped into my old habits of neglecting myself, eating unhealthily and being over busy and not really productive. The neglect ended with a week of being unwell, so now it…

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Thoughts about giving gifts this Christmas…

It has come to the time of year when the retail world starts preparing for Christmas - I am not the biggest Christmas fan, but I do love giving gifts! This year I want to support all of my lovely friends who have launched their own businesses! You are brave and courageous and YOU deserve … Continue reading Thoughts about giving gifts this Christmas…

5 activities to take Care of the Pennies – Finance blog

There is an old proverb that states "Take care of the pennies, and the pounds will take care of themselves" It is a great thing to remember when you have a to-do list that feels out of control, taking one step at a time to get things done, even if the things feel small and pointless. … Continue reading 5 activities to take Care of the Pennies – Finance blog