If you haven't heard of the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals for 2030, don't beat yourself up, neither did I, until a couple of months ago. A couple of weeks ago, I shared a bit of information about the Blue Heart Campaign something that is extremely close to my heart. However, when the same friend gave me a second pin, I found myself a little confused. The pin she gave me was the UN's sustainable development goals pin. Even though I felt honoured to be the recipient of her ... Read More about 17 Sustainable Development Goals for 2030 #SDG
It feels like just the other day that I was taking bump photos and painting Oli's Mickey Mouse nursery. In actual fact, it was seven years ago! Oliver turned seven on the 22nd of September! What an honour and privilege it is to watch him grow up! If there is one thing that I have come to realise over the past couple of months it is the fact that Oli (and Lu) are first and foremost, God's children. I have been entrusted to raise them to the glory of God. With the full weight of that ... Read More about Oli is Seven and the Weekend Celebrations
We all know the red ribbon is a symbol for HIV/Aids awareness. Did you know human trafficking awareness has a symbol too? Have you heard of the Blue Heart? Earlier this year a friend gave me a little blue heart pin. The pin is similar to the red HIV ribbon, but it symbolises something very dear to my heart. I am pretty passionate about anti-human trafficking awareness and combating modern day slavery! What is Human Trafficking? The United Nations defines human trafficking ... Read More about The Blue Heart Campaign | Human Trafficking Awareness
You may find yourself in the same sticky situation I found myself in. You have a blog and you want a catchy brand identity (including the logo, fancy fonts and brand elements). But your blog isn't making enough money to justify spending money on professional help. My blog is a brand and therefore needed a brand identity to go along with it. Thankfully I am naturally curious and therefore play around until I figure out how to do what I want to do without purchasing expensive software ... Read More about How to Create a Brand Identity for your Blog if you are not a Designer
Regardless of whether you love or hate interviews, preparing and sharing interview questions, remains a must! This evening I was reminded of a brilliant question I was asked in an interview a couple of months ago. As I prepared for an evening of fun with a group of girls from my church, I realised A wasn't going to be on time. This left me in a bit of a predicament with the boys. Do I leave them at home? Take them with me? Or find a happy in-between medium? I chose the happy ... Read More about Interview Questions & the Best Question I’ve Ever been asked!