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The Mysterious Origins Of The Celebration Of Love hayley mcdonnell life lessons the retreat Feb 15, 2021

By Hayley McDonnell

I spent some time in the rural villages of France at the beginning of last year when the world was a different place. I was particularly struck by how uncommercialised the area was. There was scant reference to Valentine’s Day, whilst here in England, whether you love it...

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Do work, not too much, mostly profitable. business startup sessions tricia scott Feb 10, 2021

By Tricia Scott

As an eternal entrepreneur who is also addicted to food documentaries, I came across a quote by Michael Pollan which read; Eat food, not too much, mostly plants, and it stuck in my head.

In amongst the constant noise of the media and diet industry, this refreshingly simple message...

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The Top 5 Strategies I used To Reinvent Myself After 40 guest blogs lifestyle mindset Feb 05, 2021

By Marie Fraser. 

In my 20’s and 30’s I was a quiet, self-assured, confident, corporate badass. I was liked and, more importantly to me, respected in the majority of my relationships. Let’s face it, everyone can’t like us! Then, fast forward 27 years of living with...

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A Little Word On Dressing For Valentines Day nichola english the dressing room the retreat Feb 01, 2021

By Nichola English

Let’s start with a super brief history of how Valentine’s Day began.

There’s lots of history regarding the 14th of February with regards to religion. The actual day was named after Saint Valentine, a catholic priest who lived in Rome during the 3rd Century. It...

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How To Deal With Writers Block claire winter cracking content the workroom Jan 22, 2021

By Claire Winter

Do you often find yourself staring at a blank page? Trying to conjure up words you can’t seem to string together? Wondering whether you’re slowly losing your mind? Writer’s block is the bane of any writer’s existence; how are you meant to do what you...

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The Recovering Perfectionists' Toolkit jenn baron mindset reset your mindset Jan 20, 2021

By Jenn Baron 

Perfectionism starts young. We want to get all A’s, have the popular friends, behave in a way that doesn’t draw negative attention, get first chair in band or orchestra and be skinny, or at least not fat. 

Why? Well, we all have different specific reasons for...

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A Thank You Note To 2020 the retreat the virtual wellness studio Jan 18, 2021

By Melissa Jones

Dear 2020,

Thank you for teaching me some of the hardest lessons in life. Thank you for never giving up in showing me my strength. Thank you for taking everything away from me to make me realise what’s truly important in life such as family, friends, nature and the little...

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That Girl Knows; Powerful, Educated, Influential Boss Women business natasha lee that girl Jan 15, 2021

By Natasha Lee 

Despite the many trials and tribulations that 2020 has brought into our lives, I managed to do what I do best: celebrate and collaborate with other women who identify with being THAT GIRL! Thanks to our Founder, Tricia Scott, for allowing us to have this publication to share...

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Overcoming The Odds With Annabel Aaron interviews tricia scott Jan 14, 2021

By Tricia Scott 

I would open up this article by telling you that Annabel Aaron is a survivor; this would be a true statement, however, when you meet Annabel, as I recently did, that word just doesn't fit. Annabel Aaron is a thriver.

On April 1st 2010 Annabel's life changed forever, an...

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Ignite, Accelerate and Drive Your 2021! business mindset teresa peters the business accelerator Jan 12, 2021

By Teresa Peters

I love using car metaphors. With a business named ‘Accelerator Coaching’, it’s the only way to steer this article. To find the right satnav coordinates, we need to run an MOT on ourselves before we can turn on the ignition. We wouldn’t put all our family...

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Are You Really Ready To Be Your Own Boss? the workroom tricia scott Jan 12, 2021

By Tricia Scott

 We live in a time when women, more than ever before, are harnessing their creativity and forging new paths into businesses across the globe.

What a time to be alive!

We're blazing our own trails, stepping into the unknown and embracing the excitement of the challenge. All...

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Show Me Where To Go hayley mcdonnell life lessons the retreat Jan 11, 2021

By Hayley McDonnell

Towards the end of the year I saw so many posts, messages and images reminding me of the fact that there are only so many days left until the end of the year. Nothing unusual there then. There is an overt message that all entrepreneurs or action takers need to make a plan,...

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Create An Inspiration Station. Transform Your Home Office & Boost Your Creativity. guest blogs helena zachariassen the retreat Jan 11, 2021

By Helena Zachariassen

It is a fact. Working from home is here to stay for many of us. Whether we like it or not. Did you know the average person spends 2.5 days per year searching for lost items? That’s a lot of time wasted. Are you up for a challenge to change that? And transform your...

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What Do You Want 2021 To Be? ambila nath mindset zen den Jan 06, 2021

By Ambila Nath 

The joy of a new year brings in lots of new possibilities and everyone is bursting with productive energies, making plans, setting up challenges and writing resolutions. With everyone hoping and thinking that this year will be different from the year before. If only we could...

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Do You Really Need A Bigger Boat? build your brilliant business dino tartaglia the workroom Jan 05, 2021

By Dino Tartaglia.

In the gripping 1975 film Jaws (well, it was gripping if you were a teen in 1975 ), there’s a scene where Chief Brody, played by Roy Scheider, is rocked by the sheer size of the eponymous great white shark which is chasing the Orca, the boat he’s in, together with...

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Ask Janine - How To Stay Motivated During Veganuary ask janine janine wirth the retreat Jan 05, 2021

By Janine Wirth

Dear Janine,

My best friend has challenged me to do 'Veganuary', which is basically eating only vegan food for the month of January. I want to do it but I'll be honest, I love eating meat and don't know if I'll make it all the way through. Do you have any advice for me?

Thanks,

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