The other day I had a heart broken woman attend my office for her legal matter. She was particularly distraught as it was very fresh and new for her, this time last week she had no idea what this week would hold for her. Her and her husband had exciting near future plans together, they […]
When you and a partner separate, whether suddenly or over time, the first emotion is often panic. Your head will be buzzing with a range of questions about how you will cope, what you should you, whether you can you do life alone, what you are you going to have to let go of, whether […]
Last week was super busy and exciting, with all of the International Women’s Day celebrations. I was invited to speak at two amazing events including the Qld Women in Business Summit, this was such an honour. I spoke about ‘Balancing Business and Wonder Womanhood’. The title of the speech was given to me and initially […]
Where Do You Stand Legally? It is really important that you have clarity around your legal issues, knowledge is power. When you understand your rights and obligations, everything becomes a little more simple and straight forward. Knowing your position will not only help you to make wise decisions as you move through your separation and […]
As a lawyer, I understand that we often deal with the legal issues and then wish you good luck for the future, now that the divorce has been finalised. As someone who has been through separation and divorce twice, I know firsthand that there is a lot more that is required than just the legal […]
After separation, you might feel the need to break away from your everyday life for a while. Not only to help heal the heart but to gain a fresh perspective. But what should you do? To me, travelling and tasty food have always had a great attraction. We should of course not overindulge in food […]
After a divorce, a woman tends to feel very lonely, scared and hurt. The prospects of dating again seem like an impossible mountain to climb. It is frightening to think of going through the whole meeting a new guy-motion. And especially so when you have little ones to consider. After working long hours and struggling […]
At almost every single New Year’s party I have been, I find individuals who make the most beautiful New Year’s resolutions. Come February, and the resolutions have been well forgotten. Let’s talk a common language – a goal can roughly be described as a dream you want to achieve. It is something that gives purpose […]
Sometimes life puts little pebbles in our path for us to trip over – an unforeseen outcome to a well-planned action – a divorce or separation can be one of these pebbles (or rocks) that throws our entire rhythm off. There are however a few key affirmations that I live by that can be helpful, […]
Life can be tough and it isn’t always smooth sailing, especially when we are faced with life changing circumstances such as health issues, parenting difficulties, career uncertainties or the breakdown of your relationship. I have learnt that life can serve you lemon’s but ultimately it is the way that we perceive things or what we […]
I believe at any point in our lives, young or old, big or small, that we can choose to push reset to become the best version of ourselves.
Live life out loud and in the pursuit of all things extraordinary. After all, you only get one life.