Five tips to help achieve your goals whilst empowering others

Five tips to help achieve your goals whilst empowering others

The official International Women’s Day is over, but realistically every day should be a celebration of female success and an opportunity to champion equality. By sharing stories, learning from mistakes and empowering those around us, we can inspire conversations that will leave a legacy that infiltrates every corner of society.  One of the most powerful [...]

The Dream Kollective: Live from the Globe at Hay

The Dream Kollective: Live from the Globe at Hay

The Dream Kollective is a musical and artistic collaboration between Phoebe Curry, Gwyn Daggett and Kate Daggett, who are using the unpredictable and illusive notion of dreams, conjured up in our minds in their most vulnerable state, as an influence for their spellbinding project. “Through our dreams we hope to gather inspiration and ideas that [...]

How we can learn from successful women to inspire our own individual stories

How we can learn from successful women to inspire our own individual stories

“Where do you see yourself in 10 years’ time?”  Ever been asked that infuriating question? Surely if we could all answer it without hesitation then the world would be full of fortune-tellers and none of us would have to worry about pursuing another career.  Coming from someone who graduated from university nearly two years ago, [...]

Mint cake

Mint cake

‘Mint cake’ is the colour of this cashmere sweater, and the growing fondness I feel towards that refreshing description has convinced me to dedicate the title of this blog to it (I'm pretty fond of the jumper itself, too). The soft, fluffy fabric straight out of the parcel it came in enveloped me a few [...]

All at once

All at once

The stuff we could really do without always seems to happen at once. Health problems, dental emergencies, make-up running out... Although there is never really a 'right' time, these much-dreaded occurrences tend to strike at the worst possible moment: I'm financially overwhelmed and time-poor (which, admittedly, sums up the majority of my life). An impressive [...]