What is contentment?

“A state of happiness and satisfaction. He found contentment in living a simple life in the country”  This is how I feel today. I’ve had the busiest of weekends. I’m so lucky that I work for myself, most of my work is evenings at the weekend and some daytime events mid week.The children are at…

The best intentions…that offend?

Do you offend people with your routines? So, I am blessed to have the best family ever.  My extended family, Mum, Dad, Brother, Sister and a huge family beyond that. My Mum is one of 11 children and all married with children and were super close.  My mum and Dad would do anything for us and…

How to grow great kids.

So I was listening to a podcast which totally resonated with me. A great motivational speaker, Robin Sherma talks about ‘growing your children’ in the same way you would grow a flower, with water, nurture, sunlight, look after it. At the moment my times with the children are pretty hectic, wild, impatient, patient, I’m learning,…

Two year old sleep regression or just an excuse?

Oh my goodness what a month and we’re only just over half way through January🤓  Since New Year’s Eve I’ve had two poorly children, both with a viral infection that lasted almost two weeks. It started with my son aged 3, a temperature as I was walking out of the door on New Year’s Eve…

Bring your daughter to work day…

Ok so, it wasn’t exactly work as it was a family occasion I was asked to just get up and sing at, rather than a corporate event, private party or such like. The difference being, this is my work as a professional singer, though my children ages 2 & 3 have never being anywhere near…

Say no to Mum shaming

A conversation came up been myself and another mother about  the time frames of which both of our children did things, such as sleeping through, potty training etc, you know the story.  It dawned on me that there is such a thing as mum shaming out there between other mothers.  Where one mother can feel…

Singing was my destiny

Singing and performing was my destiny… it’s all I ever knew. From Salford to Singapore, Chorlton to the Caribbean, Droylsden to Dubaiand everywhere in between. Travelling the world has been fabulous. And then I became a MUM and my heart, reality, and life blew wide open. I’ve just trusted myself to combine these two worlds…

New Year, Same Me!

With the new year upon us, it’s a time that we’re pushed into a new way of working, thinking and living. I agree this is a perfect time to kick start things that have been left behind, outstanding commitments, personal promises, dreams, goals and visions. Though I also think we put too much pressure on…

Mindset

So,  I’ve been on a little bit of a personal growth journey recently,  I still am actually, you know feeding my mind with the right knowledge, surrounding myself with right people, the things I’m interested in, non negative vibes.  It’s also taught me that your mindset is everything,  from a parent to a professional,  how you think maps your…