Tips to Build the Family Dynamic.

Raise a family, build a career and have time for yourself? As women, we wear so many hats, and can often put a lot of expectation on ourselves. [caption id="attachment_22070" align="alignright" width="250"] Photo courtesy of meetup.com[/caption] It’s time to look at the bigger picture of life, and...

What’s on your Bucket List?

Ever heard the term ‘bucket list’ and wondered what exactly it means? Well, the textbook definition implies, that it is a list of achievements or experiences that an individual hopes to accomplish during his/her lifetime. Creating a buck list is a great way to list out...

Leaders that make a Difference – Part 2.

Last week, I looked at three inspirational leaders who make a difference. The number of leaders that inspire me was too big to fit into just one post, so here is part 2. Steve Jobs (1955- 2011) [caption id="attachment_21631" align="alignright" width="250"] Photo courtesy of Huffington Post.[/caption] Steve Jobs...

Leaders that make a Difference – Part 1.

It is often said that the main difference between leaders and managers is that leaders work with their teams while managers make the team work for them. Here are three such leaders who made a difference, not just to their organisation, but also served as...

Why Shop at Birdsnest?

As busy mums, let’s face it; finding the right outfit is a tough gig. The opportunity to get all dolled up can be few and far between, and getting the perfect outfit involves dragging the kids to the shopping centre, looking through racks of clothes,...

My Lessons from Oprah.

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" box_shadow_on_row="no"][vc_column][vc_column_text]I was one of the lucky ones to see Oprah (or rather, "My Ohps") live late last year. My friend Mel and I travelled to Melbourne to see Oprah in the flesh and I wasn't disappointed. I have been a fan...

Feminism – Is this a Dirty Word?

To many, feminism is a dirty word. Some believe that feminists are bra burning crazy women who hate men. It’s just not the case. With today being International Women’s Day, I though I’d take the opportunity to share what Feminism means to me, and how women...