Akua’s story: Day 327

Akua’s story: Day 327

Akua Wood, Owner Director of Sheabutter Cottage Ltd A multi-award-winning fair trade business offering a range of handmade natural vegan-friendly beauty products and toiletries As a Ghanaian native who had spent a year studying in Italy whilst at high school, I am...
Mandy’s Story: Day 325

Mandy’s Story: Day 325

Mandy Worsley, Founder of Chetham Farm Retreat Specialising in offering short breaks for adoptive and foster families  People always ask married couples: “When are you going to start a family?” It’s expected, but I found it too stressful, private and personal to talk...
Suzannah’s story: Day 322

Suzannah’s story: Day 322

Suzannah Butcher, Founder of Calmpreneur Anxiety support for entrepreneurs and business owners I’ve had mental health problems throughout most of my life – having experienced a myriad of issues such as childhood trauma, infertility, homelessness, addiction and debt....
Kam’s story: Day 321

Kam’s story: Day 321

Kam Parker, Director at K-Fitness & Nutrition Ltd A nutritional therapist offering holistic health and wellness coaching to busy professionals In 2017, I reached two significant milestones: turning 50 and calling time on a 20-year career in the corporate world of...
Haylee’s story: Day 319

Haylee’s story: Day 319

Haylee Benton, CEO of Pamper Pad & Founder of The Silver Fern Group Entrepreneur, investor and business mentor Having set out from my homeland of New Zealand to travel around the UK, I spotted an opportunity to get involved in marketing. I built the website for a...
Aislinn’s story: Day 288

Aislinn’s story: Day 288

Aislinn Marek, Business Owner at The Calm Within An award-winning therapist who helps people to feel relaxed and content, as well as in control of who they are The two drivers which inspired me to create The Calm Within in 2016 were these: I realised that, as a...