7 Things I Know About… Writing

  Recently, I attended a blogging event and conversation turned to writing. I was chatting with a woman who had possibly enjoyed a glass or two of champagne. “Thing about you Sally, is you’re a writer, you’re a journalist,” she said. “You know how to WRITE.”  Before you think this is… View Post

10 Albums to Share with your Kids

As parents, we have some key responsibilities to our children. Teaching them how to cross the road safely, and dressing themselves, for example. Getting them to school, keeping them healthy. And ensuring they don’t think good music begins and ends with Ariana Grande and Shawn Mendes. In the case of a… View Post

How to Change your YouTube Channel Art

It’s a fact of life that changing your YouTube channel art is more complicated than you’d think. That’s because YouTube asks you to upload a single, large image that will be cropped in different ways depending on how someone is looking at your channel – on TV, computer, tablet or… View Post

Why are we embarrassed about cleaners?

Want to know what my top, absolutely number one household hack is? Don’t do housework. Hire a cleaner. Seriously. At the risk of being thought extravagant, lazy, spoiled or just ridiculously rich, I have a cleaner. Several, in fact. Once a month, a team of cleaners lands on my doorstep, and… View Post

12 Tips for New YouTubers

Most of us sharing content on YouTube are acting as our own cameraman, sound guy, lighting guy and director. And it’s HARD to get all that stuff right, especially when you’re a beginner. So it’s hardly surprising we end up with shots where we’re ever so slightly out of focus,… View Post