Thanks to modern technology, I could livestream from my home office in Ottawa across multiple countries in real time, facilitate chat with attendees and live Tweet, while Nana looked after my two kids at home.
Mother Nature threw us a curveball the day before but definitely delivered a wonderful pre Summer Solstice celebration.
Pleasure over pressure: In the words of Rebecca Campbell, this is how I’ve been feeling over the past year and a half.
I don’t often tend to tally things but over the years, when I’ve felt like I was floating around and not making much traction, I have found it helpful to pause, reflect and note what I’ve done or what’s different over a quarter, six months, year or more. This article will give you a bit of insight into why I’m creating a podcast, my basic workflow and the tools I use.
Who knew when I started facilitating webinars for Velg Training almost a decade ago in Australia, I’d end up doing it most of the time in 2020/2021 from Canada!? Back then I was daydreaming of travel, working from wherever, maybe some day having a family and the same passport as my Irish husband and future kids.
We can’t go anywhere but we can still connect with each other. Join me for the next FREE Remote Work (Virtual) Retreat For Parents, refresh your routines and meet other like-minded individuals!
I’ve been making more time for beauty and joy, creating for the sake of it in 2021. Focusing on drawing and painting flowers, buds and plants from places I’ve lived (Brisbane > Kildare > Galway > London) as part of a ‘Waiting For Spring’ series.
It started off as an idea over the holidays, so I put it out to see if there would be any interest – I recorded a few fresh mini trainings about Remote Work With Kids covering mindset, processes and routines and then hosted a live coworking session before sending everyone their Retreat Digital Care Package.
My parent-friendly professional development initiative has been selected as one of Canada’s Top 100 Recovery Projects by Future of Good!