Be More Artist – How to Work Straight From The Heart

I suppose Art School is teaching me more than just art.  I’m surrounded by artists of different types, not just in the work that they produce but also in their approach to life. The course I’m doing – a foundation degree in art design and practice is...

One Step To A More Positive You

Well Autumn has arrived and rather suddenly it feels that way.  One minute we seemed to have glorious sunshine and the next those beautiful misty mornings.  I rather like Autumn – at least until I get wet morning dog walks! With the change in weather has come...

What Do Life’s Milestones Mean To You?

We all talk about them.  Whether we’re about to turn 30, 40, 50 or more, these are significant numbers and a time when we think about how quickly life marches on.   Expressions like “life begins at 40”, or “50 is the new 40” have come about because we like to believe...

When Is A Good Time To Change Your Life?

It can be a struggle this one.  There are so many things in life to do, new things, new careers, new adventures, new jobs, weight loss…… and it’s never the right time. I found it hard changing from my nice sensible financial services job.  It felt secure, not in the...

Why Asking For Help Might Be The Best Thing You Ever Do

I recently wrote about not being afraid to say “no” and the time that can free up for you.  Asking for help is just as important. Considering evolution and the animal kingdom as a whole, animals often work in packs, hunting together to feed the whole...

Don’t Just Dream It….

October may feel a strange time to be talking about goals, most of us plan them in January and have forgotten about them 3 months later.  I find now a really good time to focus on them.  The distractions of summer are over and aside from Christmas there’s less to...