Archive for August 2013

the crazy last quarter

August 27, 2013

I am brilliant at saying yes. Possibly due to fear of missing out, and an involuntary predilection to Always Be Doing the Most, for which I partially blame the coal-mining stock from whom I am descendant. And there may be something in squeezing the juice out of a childfree-by-choice life. Leaping out of the plane […]

a new pencil case

August 21, 2013

I can still remember the smell of patterned transparent paper. I would spend hours in my room covering new notebooks, carefully tucking the ends under: hospital corner styles so there would be no trapped air bubbles. A few years later, secondary school was all polished shoes, new uniforms and the sick feeling whenever I thought […]

soundtrack of your life | jac mcneil

August 16, 2013

Lovely ladyprenuerial readers will want to head straight over to Jac McNeil’s corner of the interwebs toote suite! Jac helps women unearth their own powerful truths and create thriving, integrity-based businesses. Don’t you love the sound of ‘unearthing’? Jac is all about helping you finding your own magic and bring it to the world. She’s […]

a ten point guide : the myth and magic of homo sapien introvertus

August 09, 2013

giant blue cock on the fourth plinth at Trafalgar Square – probably not an introvert When I asked my favourite introvert about what he would like to see mentioned in this post, Mr P said he needed to reflect and would get back to me. Which sums up everything really. Introverts draw energy from solitude […]

the artsy and the fartsy

August 05, 2013

If you are in London, you should totes get yourself to the Royal Academy of Art Summer Exhibition, toot suite. Mr P (aka The Grand Poobah of Mystery Dates) organised a Sunday afternoon of awesome. I think the RA is my new favourite. The walls are jammed with fantastic mishmash of modern art and its […]