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Embracing Slow Productivity

Embracing Slow Productivity

The Beauty of Slow Productivity I have long been a fan of the 'slow' movement and have applied to many things — slow food, slow decorating, slow creativity. Of course, these are all made up but the underlying principles are the same. I first heard the term about 18...

Walking Each Other Home

Walking Each Other Home

A Journey of Belonging At some point, we've all judged someone without understanding their circumstances, and no one enjoys feeling like an outsider. Everyone experiences exclusion in their own unique way. This shared experience highlights the importance of fostering...

Independence and Financial Freedom

Independence and Financial Freedom

Independence and Financial Freedom: My Artistic and Financial Journey I've been thinking a lot about freedom lately and how independence plays a critical role in our human experiences. At last week's art class, we were doing master transcriptions and had to choose a...

Embracing Ageing with Individuality

Embracing Ageing with Individuality

Embracing Ageing I am 47. I cannot, hand on heart, say that I am ageing gracefully- it is more like being pulled along. Sometimes with my heels dug in and sometimes with much less resistance from the gracious reminder that I am lucky to still be here. I am more...

Never Too Late

Never Too Late

Never Too Late In the realm of business, I often find myself grappling with an inner voice that insists I'm lagging behind—that I haven't achieved enough, that time is slipping away, and opportunities are dwindling. It's a nagging narrative that tells me I should have...

Our Holistic Approach to Entrepreneurship

Our Holistic Approach to Entrepreneurship

Embracing the Power of Microbusinesses and Change Our Holistic Approach to Entrepreneurship In the landscape of business, where giants dominate the headlines, it's easy to overlook the heartbeat of our economy: microbusinesses. According to the Business population...

Humility over Overconfidence

Humility over Overconfidence

I regularly think about why Keystone Women is only for women. I believe that a holistic approach is not just for women, it is for everyone. However, we do not live in a world where women are made to be recognised for our worth. Recent case in point when Gerwig was not...