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3 Strategies To Set Business Boundaries That Feel Good

Boundaries are about the things we say 'yes' or 'no' to in our business. They determine when and where we work, and how we spend our time and energy. But setting them and sticking to them can be really hard. In this post business mentor Astrid Bracke shares some of the boundaries that helps her run a slow and intentional business, and offers strategies to help you do the same.

a flatlay of an iPad on a wooden table showing the cover of the ebook business boundaries that feel good by Astrid Bracke with a cup of coffee and a plant next to it
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How Life Is A Game Of Connecting The Dots

Vanessa Simpson is a photographer living in rural Somerset. Slowly building her photography business and looking back at the path that lead to where she finds herself today, she realises how the thread of her life’s encounters and events remind her of the game of connecting the dots.

Vanessa Simpson on a sofa - the connections we make in life
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A Spring Guide To Hygge | Bex Massey

People often associate hygge with cosy blankets, candles and crackling fires in Autumn and Winter, but hygge is really about celebrating the beauty of all of the seasons. Bex Massey shares some tips how to experience hygge in Spring...

two hands holding a spring wreath with twigs, flowers and eggs - a spring guide to hygge
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Island living – Ella Mclachlan

Ella Mclachlan is the founder of Phoenix & Providence, an Isles of Scilly based skincare and wellbeing company. The products are made with seaweed foraged by hand by Ella, and are designed to infuse a sense of calm and...