The Big Truth Hidden in THAT Garlic Trick… yes really

The Big Truth Hidden in THAT Garlic Trick… yes really

At this point I’m not even sure I know how to breathe properly anymore. For two decades I’ve been chopping the ends off garlic cloves with a small knife then stripping them like a banana.  I’ve also cracked the flaky skin firmly under a cleaver, pushed the flesh out...
Lists Live: Work-Life… Balance?

Lists Live: Work-Life… Balance?

Just over three years ago I quit my job as a teacher. Work-Life Balance as a teacher is incredibly difficult to achieve, and I certainly never cracked it. I found that 14 hour days were, and I imagine still are, the norm; the famed holidays are essential otherwise I...
#JanuHAIRY

#JanuHAIRY

“Oi Nicola! Don’t you know what a Bic is?” “Yeh, it’s a pen.” I yelled back. This is the first time I remember being shamed for my body hair. I was 12. Wit this quick has eluded me ever since. One Spring day some months later I stretched out my...
Event: Small biz vs Facebook – what’s the big deal?

Event: Small biz vs Facebook – what’s the big deal?

Are you finding Facebook gives you face-ache?! We totally get it! All the different options, what to post, when to post, how to advertise, what to advertise, and what on earth does it mean to boost, can feel pretty over-whelming. But what if we told you that as much...
sH&Me on us

sH&Me on us

To point fingers at the parents and ask why they didn’t say no is a distraction. To suggest H&M <enter stage left riding their Scandi-white-horse> were acting as moral guardians, reclaiming the word “monkey” and saving black people from its use as a racial...