Life Lessons From A Plant

Posted on March 24th, 2015 by

If you have plants, indoor or out, you’ll know that sometimes you just have to cut off all the old growth to let the new, vibrant shoots through and prolong their life.

I always hate doing it as it seems so brutal, and for a while you have a sad naked looking plant sporting a skinhead hair cut.

And then the glorious new leaves and flowers come through and I know I’ve done the right thing.

Think about the lowly Cyclamen, one of my favourites. It has amazing regenerative powers and just when you think it’s given up the ghost produces a beautiful bloom.

Life’s often like that….

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Is A Nod as Good As A Wink? Be very careful…

Posted on March 23rd, 2015 by

Nodding, no big deal, is it? Well, yes it is. The following has been observed when studying communication differences between men and women. Men tend to nod in meetings when they are in agreement. A ‘mannod’ = “Yes, I agree, carry on.” Women tend to nod when they are understand something. A ‘womannod’ = “Yes, I understand, carry on.” Men tend to keep still with few facial movements when listening. Women nod a lot when listening. Women can appear to

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Is This A Good Look?

Posted on March 22nd, 2015 by

  Sometimes something is just so awe inspiring you have to put a colander on your head! The recent solar eclipse looked like it would be obscured by cloud in the West Country in UK but I kept a watch with my colander to hand just in case. And suddenly a tiny gap in the clouds appeared and we saw the whole thing. Yes, I know I look weird with a huge colander on my head but sometimes it’s worth

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Gender Pay Gap, a thing of the past?

Posted on March 20th, 2015 by

I thought you might be interested in this : In November 2014 the Government published a leaflet, The Gender Pay Gap Matters,which aims to help women ask for equal pay. Everywoman has produced a helpful guide which you can access here. At the same time, the Government announced that to tackle the cause of discrimination in the workplace, it will make free software available to all UK companies in 2015, which will enable companies to calculate their gender pay gap easily,

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Falling Down, The New Getting Ahead?

Posted on March 19th, 2015 by

First you… Crawl Then you… Fall Over And… Toddle Wobble And… Fall Over Once More And then you get up and RUN! Falling down doesn’t hurt so much when you have an end in sight. RenewYou is my international, energising, no wobble, one day course written exclusively for women like you! Check out the details here.

Really Shocking News about Women!

Posted on March 18th, 2015 by

Now I don’t want to spring this on you as it is something of a shocker, but, did you know women bleed? Yes, women bleed every month or so and when they stop bleeding they have something called the menopause. It’s an essential part of procreation, of life on earth. It’s awful, isn’t it? Of course, that bleeding thing accounts why women are not equally represented on boards, in management, in the media, get equal pay, oh it explains a

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