Interviews

Each week I interview creatives, authors and influencers about unexpected events in their life that have led them to new beginnings new mindsets or a whole new path in life. I began this new blog series of interviews in 2020.

eating disorders Hope Virgo

Eating Disorder Recovery with Hope Virgo

13th November 2020

Hope Virgo is an author, speaker and campaigner for mental health and eating disorder recovery and body image. Hope works with young people at school and university to ensure they’re given the language, support and tools to understand eating disorders and break eating habits.  Here, Hope shares her story and offers advice on how to […]

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creative block first book

Publishing a book at 22: Creative Block by Gemma Lawrence

17th September 2020

Today, twenty-two year old Gemma Lawrence has published her first book, Creative Block. Not only is she incredibly young, Gemma has also illustrated and written every page of this beautiful book. Creative Block is a book set to help individuals get out of a rut and get those creative juices flowing. Focussing on the creative process and […]

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PR and papier with Holly Chapman

Life in PR & Papier with Holly Chapman

21st August 2020

I am thrilled to introduce this week’s guest, Holly Chapman. Holly has had an impressive career across the globe and is currently the Head of PR & Communications at the most beloved stationary start up, Papier. Here, Holly shares her personal journey into the PR world, her top tips for people wanting to enter the […]

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redundancy in a pandemic

Redundancy in a Pandemic with HarmonyBlaze

14th August 2020

This week I had the pleasure of interviewing Emma from the fitness and wellness blog HarmonyBlaze. Here, Emma, shares her reflections on being made redundant during the coronavirus pandemic. Could you tell us a bit about yourself and your life.  So where do I start! I’m Emma, and I describe myself as a thirty-something blogger […]

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blogging on mental health

Kate Collins: Blogging my Mental Health Journey

7th August 2020

This week I had the pleasure of interviewing Katie from The Little Crunch. Kate blogs about mental health, slow living, self development and blogging. Here, Kate tells us about her mental health journey, her transition from full-time work to carving her own path in the freelance world and how blogging has been cathartic for her. […]

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Niobe teach abroad

Niobe Etc: Moving and Teaching Abroad in Vietnam

31st July 2020

I had the absolute pleasure this week of interviewing Niobe, from Niobe Etc about moving and teaching abroad. As a Teacher, Blogger, Writer, Illustrator, Niobe literally can do it all! Niobe and I met several years ago when she began teaching with my Mum. At the time Niobe had a side hustle business, Better Half […]

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female influencers

Female Influencers on their life online

24th July 2020

This week I am honoured to interview a brilliant group of female influencers to find more about the women behind their successful accounts. I’m inspired by them all and I wanted to know more about them, so I asked them to shed some light on their life on and off line. So enough from me […]

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Rebekah's renovation project

Rebekah Killigrew on juggling a renovation with motherhood

17th July 2020

This week’s guest is my wonderful friend and former co-Editor, Rebekah Killigrew chatting about starting a renovation project in lockdown alongside looking after her daughter, aka her side-kick, as well. Bekah has a keen eye for design and cultivates her interest both at work and at home on her blog Texture and Space and her […]

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