The curse of conformity

The curse of conformity

The curse of conformity Conformity …. the very word makes me shudder. It brings to mind images of hoards of identically dressed people in some sci-fi movie, none of them realising that they look just like everyone else. I can often be found pontificating on the...
Who’s in control of your life?

Who’s in control of your life?

Who’s in control of your life? Are you in control of your life? Or is your life running you? If you’re chasing your tail and running around from one demand to the next it can feel overwhelming. It’s as if someone else is calling all the shots and you don’t have...
So what’s the plan?

So what’s the plan?

So what’s the plan? You don’t plan it that way, but life ticks past at an ever-alarming rate doesn’t it? It can leave you feeling as if it’s passing you by and you’re not achieving very much. Here we are, half way through the six week summer holidays, and...
If opportunity knocks…

If opportunity knocks…

If opportunity knocks… Sometimes opportunities present themselves and we act on them immediately. Sometimes we stop and think about the opportunity, mull it over, weigh up the pros and cons, then end up talking ourselves out of it. Well, the other day I happened...
Real? Or made up? The influence of makeup…

Real? Or made up? The influence of makeup…

Real? Or made up? The influence of makeup… I was about to do a Facebook Live video recently, ideas bubbling away, then I thought, “Oh, hang on…I can’t do it now, I haven’t got any makeup on!” I was going to wait until I’d had chance to apply at least a bit...