Posts tagged womaninprogress
Finding my 'thing'

Finding my thing: exercise, weight training specifically and how it isn’t just about my body or even my mood (though positive changes are a welcome bonus).  It’s about having something that is mine.  Something I do entirely for me, and my own enjoyment. The motivation for a different dress size is not the driving force anymore, I am.  I’m pushing myself and excited to see what I can do.  

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Woman in Progress: Gabi Cox, founder of Chroma Stationery

Our next woman in progress is Gabi from Chroma Stationery.  We are always excited to champion young female businesswomen and so, given our ongoing stationery obsession, this week we're extra excited.  Gabi produces and collates vibrant, bright and happiness inducing products for her customers in the ever popular stationery market.  She's collaborated with another of our women in progress and is active in the Bristol community of inspiring women and entrepreneurs.  We are glad to have Gabi and to share her story and advice with you.  

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Woman in Progress: Caroline Arthur, bridal design

With a Royal marriage later this year we thought we'd get in early and interview a bridal designer.  Our latest Woman in Progress is Caroline Arthur, couture designer, who launched a successful business by teaming her creative talents and eye for the beautiful with what many women anticipate as the best day of their lives.  If I had a wedding to plan Caroline would be on my list of people to meet!  Thank you for taking time to answer our questions and for the insight into your life.  Photo: Gabriella Norton

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Don't worry, be app-y: my favourite apps for children

Obviously my children (aged 6, 6, and 4) have never even held my phone, let alone played games on it.  But hypothetically, these are the apps that, if they did, would successfully keep them entertained, happy and quiet on a 6 hour train ride to the south of France...

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Woman in Progress: Rebecca Strickson, illustrator and artist

Our latest Woman in Progress is Rebecca Strickson, freelance illustrator, artistand do-er of things, based in southeast London.  She has kindly taken some time out to answer our questions and we love her answers. 

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Woman in Progress: Liezel Strauss & Kitty Dinshaw from Subject Matter

The fourth in our ongoing series of guest posts from amazing Women in Progress.  This week we meet not one Woman in Progress, but two: Liezel Strauss and Kitty Dinshaw.  Liezel and Kitty are partners at Subject Matter, a fine photography online gallery which makes buying beautiful art easy.    

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Woman in Progress: Jasmine Richards, author

Our second guest Woman in Progress is children's author Jasmine Richards.  Not only is Jas the mum to two ridiculously cute children, but her third novel, Keeper of Myths, comes out this week.  Writing a novel, let alone more than one, let alone getting them published is such an achievement, and quite frankly it makes me a little bit jealous.

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Woman in Progress: Charlene Cole @ Studentmidwife.blog

A guest post from an inspiring Woman in Progress, Charlene Cole, who changed her career plans completely and is now studying to be a midwife, whilst being the mum to three gorgeous boys

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