How I Live Life to the Max!

Living life to the max takes mindful, deliberate & purposeful focus on being well, in mind, body & spirit. Thanks to Active Truth for featuring my healthiness hacks. Read More

5 Things I’ve Learned About Following My Bliss

I’m now in month 5 of following my bliss. Full time self-employment, entrepreneurship, start-up mode …use whatever terminology you like, has been wonderful, hard, exciting, boring, daunting, confusing, illuminating and above all, a learning experience which is so essential to me. Here’s 5 things I’ve learned so far: I like being in charge, in control and… Read More

What Makes You Happy and Other Annoying Questions

Once upon a time, a long time ago, a woman was asked by her doctor to write down 25 things that brought her happiness and joy.The woman started to write things down 25 things that made her happy. She couldn’t get beyond 5 things. She cried. Then she got her act together. Read More

Why life is certain when you have passion and purpose 

I have spent this past week with my family as we grieved for the loss of a family member, my paternal uncle. Occasions like death and funerals can set the scene for deep discussion, reflection and in some cases, regret. Our week has been relatively typical in that regard. My Dad, recounting how he was… Read More

My love of “F” words

Flawesome (adj.) an individual who embraces her flaws and knows she’s awesome anyway. Feisty (adj.) a lively, determined and courageous individual. Fabulous (adj.) very good, wonderful. Frivolity (noun) lack of seriousness, light-heartedness Four “F” words that describe what happens when the “Women Who Get It” get together in Melbourne. This is an unashamed plug for my next… Read More

What is Women Who Get It?

WWGI events are designed and run to be safe, welcoming no BS spaces and places for feisty, flawesome females to learn, develop & thrive. Why WWGI events? I started to hold these events because I couldn’t find what I needed.  Events  were evading me where I could hold a meaningful conversation, were the right size and where I… Read More

One of my favourite “F” words

I am a lover of the “F” word. Feminist. Fabulous. Fantastic. Feisty! Marina Go wrote this piece in Women’s Agenda that confirmed what many of us know: Being FEISTY is seen as a desirable leadership trait Being FEISTY is code for courageous, high spirited and independent Many women avoid being known as any of these!… Read More

It’s not who you know, but who knows, what you know!

What do you really really want? <Insert sound of crickets here>  When I ask this question (of women) the response is invariably the sound of crickets.  I prompt them by say “Ok, think about it like this. I have a magic wand, I will wave it and you will get what you want. What is it?”… Read More

Queen Bee Syndrome and Women Helping Women

Ever been the victim of “Queen Bee Syndrome”? Ellevest CEO, Sallie Krawcheck has and goes into detail about the circumstances in this article in Women’s Agenda. Krawcheck says that the number one issue standing in the way of women is, other women! My first reaction when reading this was <insert expletive here> then I stopped… Read More