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MY TRICK TO BE ULTRA PRODUCTIVE AS A FREELANCER

Posted by on Jan 28, 2015 in BUSINESS | No Comments
MY TRICK TO BE ULTRA PRODUCTIVE AS A FREELANCER

I’ve never been very good at sticking to systems and strict schedules. When I was studying at school and uni I could easily spend an entire week filing and labelling and organising study material in pretty folders with colour coded dividers… And then I felt like my work was done! Major procrastinating, right! In the same […]

Golden Globes | my fav looks

Posted by on Jan 15, 2015 in STYLE | No Comments
Golden Globes | my fav looks

I love award season. Each event I settle myself on the couch (with a glass of wine) and watch the red carpet. Taking notes on my favs to have a Skype debrief with my bestie back in Glasgow. ~~~ Here’s my pics from this years Golden Globes: Emma Stone ADORE the pants! And love the […]

THE YEAR THAT WAS || 2014

Posted by on Dec 31, 2014 in LIFE | 16 Comments
THE YEAR THAT WAS  ||  2014

Firstly, let me start by saying 2014 fell short for me. From a business point of view. ~~~ I didn’t hit the income goals I set for myself back in January. I didn’t work with as many clients as I’d planned to. I didn’t make the progress I thought/ wished I would have. But… 2014 […]

The GOOD KARMA CRIMBO Project

Posted by on Dec 5, 2014 in DESIGN, LIFE | One Comment
The GOOD KARMA CRIMBO Project

Every few months, Gabe (the big one) and I do what he calls secret letters. We make some postcards with little nuggets of inspiration and love then go around our neighbourhood leaving them for people to find. Mailboxes, cafe tables, picnic benches, nestled in between the tomato sauce bottles at the supermarket, on car windscreens… […]

12 ways to create a Google culture in your freelance biz

Posted by on Nov 29, 2014 in BUSINESS | 6 Comments
12 ways to create a Google culture in your freelance biz

Google : never-ending FREE gourmet food and snacks The Huffington Post : dedicated meditation rooms for employees to use at any time. Sodashi Skincare : the day off for your birthday plus Sodashi products AND a Sodashi spa treatment ~~~ Do you sometimes find yourself dreaming of working for a company like this? That feeling of being taken care […]

NEW PROJECT : Autumn Ave

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014 in DESIGN | No Comments
NEW PROJECT : Autumn Ave

I’ve been spending some time adding recent projects to my portfolio. It’s create being booked out with client work but I realised I’d been neglecting my own little space on the web! I’ve found that I’m begin drawn to more free flowing hand lettering of late. I love how it’s infused with the clients personality […]

5 books that changed my life

Posted by on Oct 28, 2014 in BUSINESS + LIFE | No Comments
5 books that changed my life

  This is a bit of a controversial one to start with. I know these days, The Secret gets a bad rap. But if it weren’t for this book, I know my life would look unrecognisable to what it is today. I’d heard lots of hype around The Secret but didn’t know what it was […]

Declutter

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in BUSINESS + LIFE | No Comments
Declutter

This might be obvious. But often it’s the most simple and obvious things we need to be reminded of. If you’re feeling overwhelmed, confused, exhausted and altogether pretty shit ’bout your freelance life, it’s time to declutter. Now this can come in many forms. I’m talking the full Life Declutter. Shedding the things that are taking up […]

START

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014 in BUSINESS | 6 Comments
START

Prefer to listen? Click play…   Bolt of lightning inspiration? Giddy with excitement? Here’s what you need to do next but very few ever do. Just start. Don’t over think it. Don’t ask Ms Google for her opinion. Fuck the planning. Just start. Stepping out into the world as a freelance creative can seem overwhelming […]

City Insider | Sydney

Posted by on Sep 4, 2014 in BUSINESS, STYLE, TRAVEL | No Comments
City Insider | Sydney

Do you love to travel? Want to make the most of your precious time in a new city? As a freelancer who adores to travel, I LOVE getting the inside scoop on where to get the best coffee, best place to chill out and where the free wifi spots for a few hours work before the next adventure. If […]