I started blogging because I wanted to write. Because whenever I wrote an essay at school or university, I was accused of having too much voice. Too much voice? WHAT? Isn’t that a great thing? As soon as I started my blog, friends who read it would tell me that they could imagine my voice speaking to them as they read my words. That’s amazing to me. I wasn’t even…

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I’m not setting myself resolutions this year. Now, don’t get me wrong. I’m big on goals and resolving to do things. And I love the idea of setting New Year’s Resolutions. I love writing lists and I love getting organised, so every year I gallantly resolve to lose weight or read more books or call more people or something else from the usual list. The problem is that I don’t…

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I turned 29 last week. I didn’t take it well. I’m not sure why. Well, at the time, it was because I was chubbier than I wanted to be, my hair was a mess, I was almost thirty and not where I thought I would be. Although, I would estimate that it probably had a lot to do with PMT, so I would have liked to just brush my moody weekend…

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Today I really want to talk about something pretty close to my heart – Work Life Balance. I know it’s a bit of a buzzword these days. My inbox is filled with press releases encouraging a work-life balance. Even the ultimate lifestyle company Google’s CFO gave up his 7 day working week to take an early retirement and see his family more often. I am acutely aware of all of my #girlboss Instagram pieces…

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