Multi-tasking – is it really that great a skill?

multi-tasking

Apparently as a woman I’m very good at multi-tasking. Why is then that I’m not that proud of my ability? Multi-tasking, an ability or a necessity? I just ask because I’ve noticed that if I’m sitting at the kitchen table trying to write a blog post surrounded by 4 children all demanding food, drink or …

Are you busy?

are you busy

The most common question I get asked about my self employed, work from home, stay at home mum job is ‘Are you busy?’ I’m never quite sure what answer to give. What I normally reply when asked ‘Are you busy?’ Instinctively I say, ‘yes’. Then I feel the need to clarify what I mean. I’m …

Floral greeting cards

Phoenix Trading March new cards

Find the perfect card from our exclusive range of illustrated designs. With plenty of cards to choose from, including blank floral greeting cards and new designs added regularly. The card you need is right here, whatever the occasion. Bestselling floral greeting cards Gardening Themed Cards Floral Birthday Cards Sympathy Cards If you like your sympathy …

Books change lives

books change lives

In a former life I saw first hand the impact that education can make on helping people to lift themselves out of poverty and how literally books change lives