Embracing alternative approaches

So I started my mini habits at the end of June 2016 and it’s now mid September. During this process I’ve been trying to practice 6 mini habits on a daily basis and embrace alternative approaches. Here’s some results – and apologies for not posting sooner. You’d think I’d have been able to bash out a…

Mini Habits – a small step to change your life

After finding myself in a rut, coping with another bout of alopecia areata and a weird skin thing – I got myself in a bit of a downward spiral. By chance I was on the train to Glasgow for work, scrolling through Twitter when I happened upon this article by Stephen Guise. Stephen explains that…

It’s showtime Synergy. . .‏or is it?

I was casually performing my usual trawl of the internet, in my guilty/bloated post-lunch lull – when suddenly a huge grin spread across my carb-filled face!  THEY ARE MAKING A LIVE ACTION FILM OF JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS! There are childhood shows that transport me right back to the 80’s: sprawled in a duvet across…

‘The Legend of Barney Thomson’ to open the Edinburgh Film Festival 2015

I will soon be starting my role as ‘web editor’ for the 2015 Edinburgh International Film Festival, besides being insanely excited to be involved in such a event – I am now doubly frothing at the mouth to get started. WHY? The opening night film has just been confirmed as ‘The Legend of Barney Thomson‘. This is a world…

I want to see ‘Spring’ – not Paul Blart Mall Cop 2!

I rarely get to the cinema as much as I like. I absolutely adore watching films as (20th Century Fox) intended – in cinemascope. Or just at the cinema. I commute to work in Edinburgh  – Where I am spoiled for choice when it comes to watching films I like, in comfy and sometimes kooky…

Council staff are people too. . .

The headline above is a phrase I must have uttered, thought and vented a few hundred times during my tenure as Web and Digital Media Officer working for a local Scottish Council. With web content and all social media channels my main remit – I was used to dealing with members of the public – something I…

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