Eat Your Heart Out, Arthur Daley!
I tried to buy a second-hand car one morning last week from my local car dealer. He’s only five minutes up the road and he does a great selection of quality used cars so I popped in one morning on the way back from school and walked up and down the rows of cars trying […]
Feel Measurably Better!
"Reflections from a Woman Alone" is the book Corinne Edwards wrote after the death of her husband but, as she says, it’s less a book about being bereaved (he’d been ill for many years and her grief was spent) than about what it’s like to be a single woman. The book is sub-titled "A Light-Hearted […]
GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO BE PART OF THE NEXT "MEASURABLY BETTER" GROUP COACHING PROGRAMME – STARTS OCTOBER! Would you like to look back in twelve months and know that your life felt measurably better than it does […]
A Gold Star Event
As I got all grumpy the other day about an article in the Daily Mail about Katie Holmes looking care-worn and exhausted, I thought I’d balance it with the top story in this week’s local Tipperary paper, The Nationalist which applauds Bridget Myles on reaching 100. She celebrated her birthday with a trip to Ballydoyle […]
Incy Wincy Spider
Philly Richards, one of my fellow Money Gym coaches and a highly experienced trainer and presenter, has just let me know that there are still a few tickets available for the pretty incredible three day event she and her business partner, Judy Barber, are running on September 18th, 19th and 20th. Are you a trainer, […]
Getting Things Off My Chest!
Have you noticed it’s spider season again? I feel like I’ve become a bit of a reluctant expert in the twelve months since I moved to this house. Not sure if it’s because it’s old or surrounded by farmland or because arachnids are silently taking over the world, but anyway the buggers are everywhere. Having […]
A Chunk of Chocolate
Even though I know one doesn’t read the Daily Mail for the intellectual content and globally important news, I’m nonetheless cross – for the umpteenth time – with the way they belittle and demean women. Grrrrr… Today on page 3, they have a large unglamorous photo of Katie Holmes, who has clearly not slept a […]
Lorraine, one of my coaching clients, mentioned at the weekend that she was doing some decluttering, for which she would reward herself with some chocolate. I casually asked her what sort of chocolate she liked and this was her response. I’m reproducing parts of it – with her full consent – because I love to […]