“What’s the worst that can happen?” – more musings on how we present ourselves to the world for Alopecia Awareness Month

In our previous post, we discussed how self-confidence is often strongly influenced by our perceptions about what others might think about us. This is an endlessly fascinating topic for me and Rachel because we often swing between feeling totally ourselves, ready to the face the world, through to crippling anxiety about what others will think, [...]

“Accepting who you are and leading with love – not feeling caged in by other peoples perception”

"I think the reward for conformity is everyone likes you but yourself". - Rita Mae Brown After our recent post on empowerment and beauty it came as an unexpected co-incidence that I watched The Greatest Showman this weekend.  Whilst ultimately the story is of P.T Barnam making his success from exploiting 'freaks' it also illustrates [...]

The value of friendship

Last year on my birthday I had over 100 likes and messages on my facebook page.  For each one, I dutifully thanked those for taking the time to wish me well. A couple of months ago I liberated myself from the shackles of Facebook and deactivated my account.  For business purposes I have another Facebook [...]