NCC Home Learning – Creative Writing Diploma Review


*I have been provided with access to the NCC Home Learning Creative Writing Diploma, for the purpose of this review. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own.    Taking home learning courses has long been one of my favourite things to do. Ever since I became self-employed back in 2012, I’ve taken a […]

June 25, 2018

How to Create a Work/Life Balance to Suit You

Family, Work

Having a good work/life balance is essential for you to thrive. All work and no play makes for a very dull existence and all play and no work is just not a sustainable way to live. I wouldn’t go burning the candle at both ends either, that’s a sure fire way to reach burnout at […]

August 24, 2017

Freelance Writing – The Low Down


Freelance writing is a great way to earn a living from home. It often means that you can work flexible hours, this is especially convenient if you have children at home. I decided that I wanted to become a freelance writer and blogger soon after my eldest daughter was born. I left my old job […]

August 10, 2017

#WorkshopWednesday – How to Instantly Increase your Productivity


Welcome to #WorkshopWednesday, my weekly feature with a focus on all things blogging! Each week there’ll be tips, tricks and advice on how to get your blog running like a well oiled machine!   Procrastination is one of the hardest things we battle when it comes to getting out heads down and working. There’s always […]

July 19, 2017

Working from Home – Are you Ready to Take the Leap?

Family, Work

Do you dream of working from home, but the possibility of it just seems a million miles away? Are you scared to make that jump from employed to self-employed, even though it’s what you’ve always wanted? Sound familiar? You’re in the right place!  When I had children I had a vision of working from home, […]

July 18, 2017

Freelancing – Earning a Living as a Stay at Home Mum

Family, Work

It has been said a million times, but it’s true, being a stay at home mum is more work than a full-time job, and your shift never really ends! However, many of us still feel unsatisfied in regards to our careers, or are simply a bit short on cash, and crave something to help with […]

May 11, 2017