Where have you been ??

Do you remember the Rhianna single ‘ Where have you been?’ I bet that’s what you were thinking when you realised that I haven’t been blogging for a while ( is that tune stuck in your head now?). I am here to answer your question!  I have been super busy tending to the new clientsContinue reading “Where have you been ??”

Mortgage questions answered

Hi Guys, I hope you’ve had a great weekend and that you are not feeling too sick after all your trick or treats. Here’s an update on what we have been up to this week. You may be aware that we held an open session with our experienced mortgage advisor Emily Francs this week. HereContinue reading “Mortgage questions answered”

Dirty John 

Hey ladies,  I hope you have had a good weekend. What did you get up to? I spent most of my time doing chores and watching Netflix. I was transfixed by the show ‘Dirty John: The Betty Broderick Story. It had me thinking about why I created the Independent mum’s Handbook and how your lifeContinue reading “Dirty John “

What’s occuring?

Hey Muma’s I hope your Friday is going well,I am pleased to say that we at the Independent Mum’s Handbook have a few exciting things coming up. Monday 18th is the launch of the podcast. You can find the podcast on anchor here: https://anchor.fm/lndependentmumshandbook/episodes/Planes–pregnancy-and-patience-e17k6m7/a-a6ib6hn


In my last blog, we spoke about goals, We looked at setting goals and creating an action plan to achieve your dreams. Let’s work on the premise that you have your goal and plan to achieve it.  Now let’s think about all the roadblocks that could get in the way of achieving your goal. ItContinue reading “MONEY MINDSET”


Hey Ladies, It’s the first of the month, and it’s got me thinking about goals. Over the past few weeks, in addition to working with you guys, writing the blog, writing the thesis to my PhD, creating new content for the podcast and taking care of the family, I have been thinking about goals. ItContinue reading “G-O-A-L-S”

Crash course in credit

We are now on the third and final post on the basics of finance. In this post, we will look at credit and the types of credit. First, we will find out what credit is, then, I will introduce you to the credit score and the report and finally, we will look at different types of credit.

Getting ready to make a change?

  The Theory of Reasoned Action Rita Mae Brown’s fictional character, Jane Fulton, once said “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results.” Changing our behaviour can be difficult, but it’s the strongest predictor of getting a different result. I know I have the habit of buying a drinkContinue reading “Getting ready to make a change?”

Financial wellbeing

Let’s talk about wellbeing and money. It’s a common belief that the more money you have the happier you’ll be. However, it’s also said that money can’t buy you happiness. I think both are true to a point, money can’t buy you happiness but it can be used as a tool to maximise happiness andContinue reading “Financial wellbeing”