Kelly’s story: Day 263

Kelly’s story: Day 263

Kelly Thornhill, Founder of Adventures in Spanish A boutique language school dedicated to helping students discover the Hispanic world through learning Spanish  I became an entrepreneur for one reason: to reunite my family. Pablo, my partner, is Argentinian and...
Nadine’s story: Day 262

Nadine’s story: Day 262

Nadine Cooper, Founder of Tuneless Choir For those who LOVE singing but lack the ability, practice or confidence to do so When I was 12, my music teacher put a hand on my arm and said: “Please stop singing. You’re spoiling it for everyone else.” I was crushed! All...
Janette’s story: Day 261

Janette’s story: Day 261

Janette Watson, Founder of The Lazarette Creating nautical rope knot decor for beautiful homes When I was 19, my boyfriend asked me if I fancied going sailing. He’d just been made redundant, so I thought: ‘Why not? Let’s go and have an adventure!’ Later, we sailed...
Joanne’s story: Day 260

Joanne’s story: Day 260

Joanne Quinn, Founding Director of With You in Mind Supporting mental health and wellbeing  Last year I was diagnosed with a rare form of migraine that meant I collapsed regularly, became temporarily paralysed and sometimes lost the ability to speak. My condition got...
Sarah’s story: Day 259

Sarah’s story: Day 259

Sarah Halsall, Founder of Hand Picked by Henrietta Specialising in sourcing design-led and handmade products, gifts and greetings cards Eight years ago, I would have found it incredibly difficult to share with people that we had lost our son. When your heart has been...