What I’m up to

So, what is it that you do?

I often get asked this question and I reply that I’m like a Personal Assistant for the home.  I then give examples of work I have undertaken over the last year:    Cleared a house for a solicitor after one of his clients passed away Supported a consultant anaesthetist who …

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BBC Radio Gloucestershire Interview

Having set up my business 5 years ago in the city of Bristol, I have moved to a village near Tewkesbury in the beautiful county of Gloucestershire.  The love of the most wonderful man has lead to my relocation and I am now working with new clients in my new area. …

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10 Top Tips to beat Procrastination

This month I’d like to share some expert’s advice to help you to dither no more.  I recently read an article by Nilufer Atik which said people who continually put things off are unhappier, as well as being less healthy and wealthy compared with those who get things done promptly.  …

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12 Days of Christmas!

On the Twelfth Day of Christmas, Louise England gave to me…. 12 Carpets cleaned 11 Errands executed 10 Tidy wardrobes 9 Offices organised 8 Boilers serviced 7 House moves 6 Decorators deployed 5 Charity shop collections 4 Cleared cupboards 3 Hours of help 2 In-trays filed And a clutter clearing …

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What’s your top 4?

We Can Do It

How was your September – were your pencils sharpened and shoes polished? Last month saw a number of new contacts deciding to seek assistance – some feeling a little overwhelmed and unable to complete the task on their own, whilst others being abroad and unable to do it themselves. To …

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July already – what to do?

July already - what to do?

Was one of your resolutions to get to grips with the tricky business of sorting your home and making it look its best? Perhaps you’ve de-cluttered the kitchen but are still dreaming of the whole house being just how you’d like it. I thought this month I would show you …

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The importance of diarising

importance of diarising

How is your 2014 going? Have you taken stock and reflected on last year’s events and set your resolutions for this year? I have heard resolutions labelled as ‘promises to myself’ – which is a really good way of thinking about them as it is all about you achieving what …

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Bring on 2014 and All it has to Offer!

bring on 2014

One of the greatest perks of my job is being able to make a real difference to people. Established in November 2011, I have been working as a Lifestyle & Home Assistant in Bristol for over two years now and I can truly say that I have helped people turn …

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Let’s take the Stress out of Christmas Preparations

stress christmas

I know, I know it feels too early to be thinking about Christmas, but can you spare just five minutes to give it a thought? How about treating yourself to the best Christmas gift ever – the gift of a stress-free Christmas? Now’s the time to start getting organised. How …

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It’s time to Switch Off

I recently heard about a family on holiday. The children had the latest handheld game consoles, tablet computers and smart telephones to play games on, and access to TV and DVDs. I was really impressed by the parents’ attitude to electronic devices. The children were allowed to play with them …

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