Managing mental health and becoming a creative entrepreneur with Laurie Collins

One of my favourite things about blogging and the online world in general is the way it connects you with people. A couple of months ago I got a lovely response to my newsletter from Laurie. When she told me about herself and the story of how her beautiful clothing brand, A Woodland Gathering, came … Continue reading Managing mental health and becoming a creative entrepreneur with Laurie Collins

Creating a brand with purpose with Island Feather founder Claudia Albrecht

I'm so thrilled that today I can share another 'hope' interview featuring another of my very talented friends - Claudia. I always noticed Claudia at school, she was carefree and genuine. Much like with Emily, I didn't get to know Claudia really well until college where we bonded over a mutual love for Linkin Park … Continue reading Creating a brand with purpose with Island Feather founder Claudia Albrecht

Staying motivated with sports and business manager Emily Allen

For the 'hope' section of Blue Jay, I was really keen to interview some inspiring people - after all, hearing other people's stories gives us all a little hope. I thought about who I could interview, and realised (very quickly) that the people who inspire me the most are my friends. I am lucky enough … Continue reading Staying motivated with sports and business manager Emily Allen