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Am I too old to do a Masters?

Am I too old to do a Masters? Am I too old to be a student? I’m a parent, can I really fit a Masters in? Is it really possible to study a Masters in your thirties?

These are all questions I asked myself before I took the plunge and submitted my application to study a Masters in Psychology last year. Because I run my own businesses, have 2 kids under 5 (one of whom is still at home with me 2 days a week) and have been fairly heavily sleep-deprived for 5 years, I chose to study a part-time Masters in Psychology. I also decided that distance-learning would be the best option for me, as I needed something flexible to work around me, my businesses and the kids. And because I have an undergraduate degree, but in a different field, I opted for the Psychology Conversion Masters. This essentially means that you pack in a Psychology undergrad and Masters into one course… intense!

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What do you buy your husband that has everything?

Anyone else struggle buying their hubby a gift for his birthday, father’s day, anniversaries? My hubby is notoriously fussy… he likes what he likes and tends to buy anything he really wants for himself, before anyone else gets the chance. TrĂ©s frustrating. But I think I might have finally cracked it! I was kindly gifted something that I knew instantly would be the best present for him. Wanna know what you buy your husband that has everything? Keep reading…

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How to tackle energy dips! Podcast episode 10

In this week’s episode of Can We have it all podcast, I wanted to talk about something that I suffer from a lot, particularly lately… how to tackle energy dips! I can get real slumps of energy, which leads to a negative mindset, poor productivity and general feelings of crapness! Here’s a few ways that I get out of those energy dips and I hope they might help you too…

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