Go, Go 8 Bit!

Go, Go 8 Bit!

On Monday a new TV show comes to Dave, Dara O Briain’s Go 8 Bit. Not only was I in the audience with The Boy for two of the show recordings, I’ve been a fan of this show for the last couple of years. How? Because it used to be a live show at the Backyard...
Special Announcement

Special Announcement

I am planning on having a career addition, as opposed to a career change. Or a sideline if you like. At the beginning of the year I applied for a training course, and a couple of months back I was interviewed, references were taken and I was subsequently accepted....
Why I’m leaving Women of Email

Why I’m leaving Women of Email

This is the post I put on the Women of Email Facebook page today: Hey ladies, I think I’m going to have to leave this group, I don’t think it’s for me any more. I’d love to be a part of something that champions women in the industry, celebrates...
Being ill as a Freelancer

Being ill as a Freelancer

When I decided to go freelance, one of my big fears was getting sick – sick pay is not a luxury you get as a new freelancer, and I seem to have quite a low immune system. However since I’ve been contracting, I’ve only lost one day’s pay from...
I’ve found a hobby!

I’ve found a hobby!

I’ve never really had a hobby, even as a child. There were things I liked to do, and stuff I’d collect, but nothing you could call an actual hobby. I recently decided I’d like one. Despite having a puppy and working freelance, I still find myself...