Our Road Trip

          We travelled from The Grampians, to Keith, and this morning to Port Elliott. Beautiful part of Australia.

Good reasons for beautiful jewellery

New Mother and Child Personalised Pendant

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My Big Girl Turns 8

I can hardly believe that my first baby, Casey, is now 8. And it gets worse…..she is getting so big and so independent. She started basketball on the weekend, and ditched her glasses in favour of contact lenses for the game! Unbelievable. What a lovely little girl. So funny, and energetic, determined, sensitive and caring. […]

So Many Ideas, So Little Time

I can hardly sleep, my mind is working overtime! There are so many ideas that I have to develop and grow my business (and for new business possibilities) but there simply are not enough hours in the day to get to them. I have to keep reminding myself to take small steps. So far my […]

The Great Rewards of Running Your Own Business

I have spent all 18 years of my working career up until a year ago working in a Corporate environment. I have worn a suit to work, travelled on public transport, worked long hours, completed a business degree and MBA, spent far too many hours in meetings, travelled domestically and internationally, eaten many business dinners […]

Back to Kinder

My 4 year old is back to kinder tomorrow and so excited about it. So excited in fact, there was a full dress rehearsal held yesterday and my older daughter took photo’s. Here are a couple: Tomorrow is therefore the beginning of the back to school routine (well half of it, Casey goes back on […]

Growing a Business – doing the hard yards

Starting and then growing a new business is extremely hard work! Apart from the shear volume (time spent) of work, it is also quite unglamorous and almost intangible work. It is what I call ‘doing the hard yards’. I spend many hours of my day working on ‘the grind’, all the aspects of growing a […]

New Years Challenge

Today I have decided that my physical challenge for the start of this year is to run the Puffing Billy Train Race. After my overindulgence through the Christmas/New Year period and insufficient physical activity I need to set my sights on something challenging. I have heard that it is a great event to participate in, […]

Inspiring friends

Christmas is such a great time for catching up with friends. Often is is people I haven’t seen much of during the year – everyone is so busy. But when I do reconnect with those friends, it is always like I had seen them yesterday….but even better. What I have come to realise as I […]