How to make time to read

In my previous life, before I had kids, I used to read about three of four books a week.  No joke. I remember long afternoons lying on my bed reading, whole weekends where I’d be able to float about the house, nothing to do other than lose myself in whatever book I had on the

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5 reasons to keep a writing pad

Writing pad (or notebooks) are underestimated. In the age of the smartphone, I can understand how the humble writing pad has lost some of its appeal.  I used to be the same, I’d think, ‘I’ve got my phone, with it’s handy notepad feature, why would I need to lug a writing pad about?’ But since

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Stop telling yourself it’s too late

There was a brilliant thread on Twitter toward the end of last year, about how you should stop telling yourself you’re too old to do (fill in the blank)  Did you see it? Since reading it, I’ve been thinking about it  A LOT, so thought I’d write a quick post about the whole thing in

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