Joanna’s story: Day 115

Joanna’s story: Day 115

Joanna Cottrell, Founder of Beneficial Blends Growing a business in aromatherapy products for beauty, health and wellbeing It was the ‘bling’ in the window that first lured me into the shop… twirling dreamcatchers and crystals. In the essential oils corner, I picked...
Leah’s story: Day 114

Leah’s story: Day 114

Leah Steele, Founder of Searching for Serenity Working with people to beat burnout, end exhaustion and create careers they crave I was the classic overperformer – studying long and hard to become a fully qualified solicitor by the age of 28. Specialising in...
Amanda’s story: Day 113

Amanda’s story: Day 113

Amanda Ayres, Founder of the Business Girls Network Empowering, supporting, connecting and inspiring female entrepreneurs or aspiring businesswomen  I’m quite a private person, which sounds ridiculous given I run a networking community and host events! Sometimes I’ll...
Alex’s story: Day 112

Alex’s story: Day 112

Alex Johnson, Owner of Ty Croeso Bed & Breakfast Offering a relaxed, modern, country vibe in a homely and welcoming setting People are going to look back one day and think: ‘I used to love those little independent shops’. One by one, they’re disappearing from the...
Amanda’s story: Day 111

Amanda’s story: Day 111

Amanda Overend, Founder of Books & Pieces Making book-buying easier, quicker and cheaper!  In our house, it can go from totally manic to lovely and peaceful; the missing ingredient is a book – best enjoyed together on the sofa! Engaging my three boys in books and...