Feeling drained is definitely a feeling I think a lot of women are accustomed to. If you're a mum and feeling drained, you could also read my post Drained Mummy? Rediscover the Joy in Your Life. Why? Because some of us have been raised to be expert people pleasers. World Class People Pleasers Being a [...]
veryone says 'make time for you!' 'Put yourself first' but sometimes it's impossible to see HOW the heck you can do this when you don't actually have anyone to look after the kids for an hour or so. Nobody is offering. Nobody is coming to rescue you.
It had been a LOOONNNNNNGGGG time since I had felt the total freedom to just sit, breathe and be by myself. The feeling was really quite overwhelming, as I sat on the beach watching the sun set over Dubai's city skyline.
Back at the end of October I returned home after a Halloween party and decided I just wanted to kick the drink for a while. Lately I felt that alcohol had become a constant in my life, when really it should of been a 'now and again' thing. Rather than the odd glass of vino [...]
Do you have loads of clothes but nothing to wear?
Do you feel bored with your style, but never seem to get it right when you try something new?
Seasoned wardrobe expert Nicola Fulstow explains how to break out of the style rut.
One of the biggest methods I've used to stay on track with diet, is planning ahead when it comes to moments of weakness!!! Notice I didn't just say planning. Planning what you are going to eat when you're feeling good and positive on a Sunday night is fine. But unfortunately life just isn't that rosy, [...]
Messy wardrobe = undervalued, unloved and uninspiring clothes. However a couple of hours well spent on organising it can breathe new life in to your style (and is actually rather cathartic)
Are you struggling to maintain lasting weight loss. You can lose it, but then you put it all back on again? Here's the 1 thing you've never tried before, that you need to know about THAT WORKS - switch aiming for perfection and instead just focus on improvement
If you keep getting frustrated with diets that don’t last, you’re stuck in a pattern that doesn’t work. Read how to achieve permanent weight loss with 8 things you haven’t tried before
Over the past 12 years I've worked as both a Personal Stylist and a Personal Trainer. As you can see, there is a thread that runs throughout my life... helping people to feel more confident about how they look. Body Confidence! The women who I worked with as a Personal Stylist thought they got in [...]
It's Mental Health Awareness week and this is a major factor that has featured in my own personal Confident Mum Project. Having been in a dark place for a number of years as a new mum, I sat down and thought about all the things I've STOPPED doing that have made a difference in my [...]
It's Autism Awareness Day today. I spent a long time wondering how I could contribute to the cause. Then I thought, there's a reason that they have Autism Awareness Week - nobody bloody understands what Autism is. This leads to many comments being made all the time to parents like myself. Not comments that are [...]