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  • February was “Time Management Month”.

    Time management is not just useful to help plan your workday effectively, but it should be used to integrate your workday into your personal and family life. This will ensure you are able to keep a work-life balance. Especially now, when a lot of us are working from home or homeschooling, these li...
  • Kindness is Good for the Soul

    Yesterday began, “Random Acts of Kindness Week”. If ever there was a time for sharing a little kindness, it is surely now. When we do something good for others, it not only benefits them, but it also boosts our own health and wellbeing. Kindness is good for the soul. This week dedicate...
  • “GET A BALANCED LIFE” MONTH IS ALMOST OVER……..

    Do you feel you work too much and don´t have enough time for you or your family? Traditionally January has been the month where we start afresh.  It´s a clean slate, a new page in our journal.  Perhaps we take time to weigh up, compare and evaluate what worked the previous y...
  • TOP TIPS FOR GETTING TO KNOW YOUR CUSTOMERS

    Just this week, I received EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER SERVICE from a company that I had never even shopped with.  My best friend´s mother recently passed away, and I wanted to do something special and organise two beautiful rose bushes to be planted - one in her dad´s garden, and one for ...
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  • FUN FRIDAYS WITH COSTA WOMEN BUSINESS GROUP

    At Costa Women, we have 33 different groups throughout Spain, the Canaries, Gibraltar and Andorra. There are over 127 different nationalities within our membership. Costa Women is a mix of Social and Business – but always plenty of fun and networking.   To get to know our business ladie...
  • WHY ORGANIC?

    This article was written partly for me and @Coral Gonzalez-Taylor. I hope you enjoy   https://laurenstaton.com/2020/08/14/breathe-clean-buying-organic-has-never-been-more-important/?fbclid=IwAR2LXDTqskLWLY7MyMW3AAAZt7Yvr5bFQ5CmRB9pQuycMJhOyItqHrYY-eQ
  • TO BE OR TO DO – THAT IS THE REAL QUESTION!

    I love to make lists! Shopping lists, to do lists, check lists, to delegate lists, etc These are all things for me to do, or so I don´t forget to do, or for me to ensure other people do! I love Trello - it is just lists, lists, lists. However, this year, I decided it was all about ME. For me ...
  • COSTA WOMEN FIRST EVER ONLINE POP UP SHOP SUCCESS STORIES

    TWO ORGANISERS - TEN WOMEN – TWENTY DAYS – EIGHT TONS OF FOOD At the beginning of June during a brainstorming session, we came up with the idea of running a Costa Women Online Pop Up Shop.   How difficult can it be we thought?   Little did we know, the monster we too...
  • THROW AWAY WORLD

    I remember a time when my mum would say we were living in a “throwaway society”!  Of course, she was talking about clothes when we would buy new instead of receiving “hand me downs” or any holes would be sewn or patched and worn again and again.   This is when ...
  • 3rd June World Bicycle Day - Coincidence?

    31 years ago, I was on holiday with my boyfriend when we saw it on the news!  It was shocking, unbelievable and extremely upsetting!  Why was this allowed to happen? Today, 3rd June 2020 is World Bicycle Day – just the day before that terrible incident in Tiananmen Square all those ...
  • I´M JUST GOING THROUGH A PHASE

    We all go through different phases in our lives.  When we are babies, everything is new and, we want to discover the world around us.  When we are teenagers we have so many noticeable and hormonal changes that we are often told, “It´s OK you are just going through a phase &ndas...