#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! Anyway it got me thinking about doing something just for myself. Sometimes we get so distracted by life and “stuff” that we…

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Looking Dapper With Dobell (Review)

One of the things I love most about Daddy Moo is his confidence in being himself. He never worries about what people thinks whereas I’m constantly concerned about how other perceive me and do you know what that’s exhausting.   You know when you get invited to a wedding and you think I’ve ages to sort that out and then all of a sudden it’s upon you, yup well that happened to us. As a gardener his wardrobe collection is a bit sparse in the nice suit department, except a black funeral suit which sadly has been worn far too many…

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Four ways a home office printer can help your business

The Centre for Entrepreneurs think tank found that 589,008 new businesses were formed in the UK last year. Out of these, 412, 305 were started from home. The start of a new business can be a precarious financial balancing act which is why most young businesses who don’t employ staff tend to operate from home until they have a bigger budget to expand, take on employees and rent an office space. Even businesses who don’t use offices to deliver their product or service need space to do administrative work, however minimal. Due to the lack of work-space at home, not…

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5 Reasons to Visit Maker Faire Rome

What is Maker Faire Rome? #MakerFaireRome is the official European edition of Maker Faire, which originated in 2006 in the San Francisco Bay Area. It’s a no-profit, family-friendly event where children and adults can get involved in hundreds of fun, educational activities, workshops, and conferences. Quite simply it’s Europe’s greatest innovation event spotlighting hundreds of projects from around Europe and the world. The makers are a tech-influenced DIY (Do It Yourself) community including hobbyists, enthusiasts, researchers or students (amateurs!) steeped in innovation and creativity. Some makers even move on to become entrepreneurs and start-up small businesses. 5 Reasons to visit…

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