Where did you grow up and where are you based now?
Grew up in Aspendale now based in Port Campbell
What did you want to be when you ‘grew up’?
A kinder teacher
What’s your why?
After becoming a parent I knew that I wanted to be a strong advocate for the complex & emotional work of parenting! I found out some really amazing, life changing information that I knew I must share with all people that work with children!
What do you love about what you do?
I love to help parents & educators find joy in their work!
What’s challenged you most since being in business?
What are your greatest achievements to date?
Spoken at a Early Years Conference with an audience of over 200 professionals. Been published in Australia's leading Natural Parenting Magazine.
What are some of the lessons you’ve learned along the way?
You need to recognize the value to your work, and charge accordingly!
What are some resources you or your business can’t live without?
Fiverrr (ha ha ), the wonderful company who’s approach I teach – Hand in Hand Parenting and my listening partners!!
What advice would you give someone wanting to start their own business or change jobs to an industry/role that they’d love?
Go For It!!! With your heart AND eyes AND mind open.
What’s something most people wouldn’t know about you?
I was school captain of both my Primary School and High School :0
What does your ideal day look like?
Yoga in the morning, followed by healthy & yummybreakfast with my family…then a day free to explore nature with my husband and 2 kids…then running a suppport group..then home for cheese and red wine by a fire!
What’s one of your favourite quotes?
“Children are not a distraction from more important work, they ARE the most important work” – C.S. Lewis
Who or what inspires you?
Most people inspire me one way or another!