Freelance Heroes Day 2019: My takeaways.

At the end of May, I was completely honoured to be invited to speak at Freelance Heroes Day in Wolverhampton. When I started out in my freelance journey, I had absolutely no idea what I was doing. To be honest, I'm not sure anyone does. You might think you know...

“I’ve got to save myself!”

Isn't it funny how hypothetical situations work? It's so easy to have an opinion when you aren't staring the reality of it in the face. It's easy to say "I'd never do that" or "Of course I'd do that". But really, I don't think anyone knows what they would do...

Mental Health: Let’s keep the conversation going!

Last week, I lost a friend and colleague to suicide. It's not my story to tell. But the wider story is one that needs to be told. Rewind a few years and mental health wasn't something many people understood. It was either a taboo - something to be kept hush...

Six In Six – November 2018

There are only six weeks to go until Christmas, so I thought it would be the perfect time to create a new Six in Six to give myself some new goals to complete. For anyone not familiar with the Six in Six concept, it’s basically where you choose six goals...

Why I Quit My Job To Start My Business

About one year ago, I was having a bad day at work. You might have been too. We all have good days and bad days at work - but I’d been having bad day upon bad day since I’d returned from maternity leave and I knew it wouldn’t take many...

The end of 2017

I can't quite believe how long it has been since I've updated this blog. I've actually forgotten how to write, which is strange because I have always loved writing. I started this blog as a way to remember every week of Luna's life when she was tiny, but as she...