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December 22, 2016
words

13 Times When It’s OK To Eat Your Words

When your words are served cold by a revenge-filled ex. When your words are filled with a rich creamy filling and topped with a layer of fine Belgian-chocolate ganache. When your words were neither famous nor last. When your words fail you. When you have a way with words. (And […]
November 11, 2016
blown-away

When To Take The Hard Line

So I was on a day out with my two girls recently. We were having lunch with my sister in a cafe which meant for a change we were being treated to table service instead of service through a car window. It was the early side of lunchtime, the only […]
November 11, 2016
career

Do You Find Yourself Or Lose Yourself On A Career Break?

One of the hardest decisions I’ve ever made during my 14 working years is the decision to take a career break. A break that I’m currently almost half way through. Now I’ve done it for a very specific reason, in a very protected way and thankfully, with a very supportive […]
November 4, 2016
soft-place

Parents: A Soft Place In A Hard World

“You’re too soft on her!” How many times have I heard this phrase? I imagine if I got paid every time it was said to me that I would be a very rich lady! Instead, the words just irritated me and eventually started to eat away at me. I worked […]

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