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#40before40 Three Years in the Making

In October 2017 I turned 37. It came as a little bit of a shock as I still think I’m in my 20’s. I’m not even sure I feel like an appropriate adult the majority of the time but somehow I’ve found myself a parent of 3 children, a small business owner and navigating my way through life with Daddy Moo (who I’ve spent nearly half my life with now!).  This paragraph has me aging by the second! Oh and now I’m 38! Anyway it got me thinking about doing something just for myself. Sometimes we get so distracted by…

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Developing Your Community Hub and Tribe

Just before the summer our washing machine died.  When you aren’t putting a load on everyday you’ll be surprised how much washing you pile up. Luckily there’s a laundrette in our village, nestled between the hairdressers and a cafe. Launderettes to me are a community hub. Think Dot Cotton in Eastenders, she provided a comforting ear, cups of tea and a shoulder to cry on. Mine in stark contrast was filled with high tech machines that I had no idea how to use although each one seemed to be spinning like mad and there was a severe lack of staff…

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Making and Saving Money for a Rainy Day

There are so many pros to working from home and running your own business. It’s flexible, I can be a full time mum at the drop of a hat. I never miss any school events and I pick my own hours. I’m my own boss, I love networking and working with other small businesses and after 9 years I really don’t think I could work for someone else.  The word employee brings me out in a rash! But with anything there are pros and there are cons. For me finances are a major con. Freelancing Doesn’t Mean FREE :  If…

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Getting Out There : Managing Your Business While Working Out of the Office

Running a business from within the same four walls can be a mundane and sometimes impossible task. As your business grows, chances are you will find yourself working away from the office more regularly as you spread your trade. However, it is surprising just how much of an impact your working environment can have on your wellbeing. A change is as good as a rest, as they say! Some studies have shown that working in a different environment every so often can benefit your productivity. What if you’re running a business? You might think you need to be there at…

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