International Women’s Day is almost upon us, and yesterday I had the privilege of attending Engineers Australia’s (pre) International Women’s Day breakfast, featuring a panel of female engineers to discuss gender equality, and a keynote address from the magnificent Turia Pitt, who is/was a mining engineer. Most people know Turia’s story – and her continued resilience, […]
Oh hey 2019, I see you… almost! The ride that has been 2018 has whizzed along so fast – even with a six-week break in the middle to go on an even bigger ride across Alaska and Canada to celebrate my 10-year wedding anniversary. W’hoo! It whizzed along with all the expected twists and turns […]
Andrew, who owns, manages and curates The Curb, kindly gave me a platform to help spread the word about my client’s crowdfunding campaign. Scribblers Festival is looking to help 10 under-resourced schools attend next year’s Schools Program. Here’s a bit about it and how you can support it.
“We rise by lifting others”, said Robert Ingersoll… And that is the most appropriate quote I can think of to describe the women, aka the Fusion Biz Babes, I have connected with, both virtually, via the #BizBabesLounge, and in person, over the last year. I started my business journey very slowly, and in fact, baulked at many […]
“Do you like cake? Rhetorical question. Do you like sandwiches cut into tincy, tiny pieces? Yes. Do you struggle to choose between sweet and savoury? Often. Do you like champagne? Well, der. And, finally, do you like getting dressed up for a fancy morning tea or afternoon tea with your mum, sisters or girlfriends? It’d […]
Remember the Alphabet, with a Difference, collaboration I did with Design by fish to support the Australian Literacy and Numeracy Foundation? Well, I wrote a blog post about it, ‘Improving literacy in marginalised communities in Australia‘, for Blessed to Give Foundation.
Ah, fairytales. Total social constructs, huh. Or are they? My article, Why you need to break free of your inner princess and how to do it, for Balance by Deborah Hutton, explores this very notion… Image: Spencer Selover, Pexels.
We hear a lot about the term, ‘balance’. Wanting it, having it all, curating the perfect life – at least on Instagram! Please. Whether you see it among your circle or high-profile people perpetuating the myth of perfection, relax, we know it’s just a construct. My article, ‘What do Rose Jacobs, Denise Scott, Julia Morris […]