Author Archives: amandacomms1

Do we value experience?

Tonight’s blog post came from a suggestion from my mum and of course who would go against a suggestion from their mum? I think it is borne from the fact she is reaching a milestone birthday this year (and I … Continue reading

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Speed or innovation?

I was considering today whether the speed of modern life is behind a lack of creativity. Does the fact that we are constantly rushing between things mean that we don’t ever spend time truly considering an issue and finding creative … Continue reading

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Counting the cost

I rarely write about it and I suppose it is because I have enough of it and I am not focused on gathering more and more of it. What I am talking about is money. It is what we spend … Continue reading

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New skills, new friends and a bit of vegan fun

I have been trying to develop my knowledge of vegan cooking during the past year or so. It is really quite a challenge to understand what you can eat and how things can be replaced to make a recipe vegan. … Continue reading

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Making a difference

I have written many times of my respect for the emergency services and the people who may have to put themselves into the face of danger on a daily basis. It is not something I could do and I am … Continue reading

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The importance of trust

I woke this morning to a news story about Age UK and while I don’t know enough about that issue to discuss it there were some significant things it highlighted. The crux of the matter was about a loss of … Continue reading

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Look up and beyond

When we are busy it is easy to get focused on the task in hand and getting to the desired outcome. It is something I know I do on a regular basis. I have a job to deal with and … Continue reading

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