Podcasts, pride and a spot of gardening!

Some weeks are quiet. Some weeks you don’t feel like you stop. My week was the latter! But two things really stand out from my week. To start the week, a shout out from Samantha McClary on the EG Sunday podcast. I think my love of real estate podcasts is obviously becoming wide knowledge! SeriouslyContinue reading “Podcasts, pride and a spot of gardening!”

Making home working a success

Working at home can be a positive experience. You just need to make sure you are prepared.  With more people working remotely, you need to think about how you create an environment that allows this time spent to be productive. Remote working is a part of the future way of working and therefore we needContinue reading “Making home working a success”

Lockdown: One picture at a time

 It seems hard to believe that over a year ago our lives changed so dramatically. But as we approach the one year anniversary of the first lockdown it is a good time to reflect on the positives over the last year. I recently took part in an internal discussion Lockdown Stories where I shared withContinue reading “Lockdown: One picture at a time”

Amazing things come in small packages

Recently I’ve been looking through some old photographs. I found one of your older brother, aged 4, wearing some Paddington pyjamas. The same pyjamas you are currently wearing (yes sorry we recycle clothes!) at age 7. It reiterates that you’re a little behind in the height scale but who cares! Amazing things come in smallContinue reading “Amazing things come in small packages”

Planes, trains and swimming lessons

A blog from a few years ago, still relevant in today’s world. I recently read a statistic that 42% of the UK’s working age carers are male but only 72% are in employment. It that good or bad? It feels bad and has certainly made me think about my own personal situation.  I’m just aContinue reading “Planes, trains and swimming lessons”