If your ‘hot stuff’ has become too hot to handle as she battles her way through the hormonal minefield on the road to menopause, then you need a helping hand. Fellas, this blog is for you…
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10 Reasons Why We Love Autumn
Are you mourning the lazy days of summer, eating meals outside and walking barefoot on grass? Look beyond nights drawing in and the drop in temperatures. Let us share with you the reasons why here at So Just Be, Autumn could actually be our favourite season of them all! Fashion. As much as we loveContinue reading “10 Reasons Why We Love Autumn”
The Art of Adulting: Have you mastered it yet?
One minute you are young and carefree. You think you know it all and life is a breeze. Then all of a sudden you take this enormous quantum leap into a whole new world and to be honest, it’s a bit of a bloody shock!
Managing the Menopause and Breaking the Workplace Stigma: The Perimenopausal Princess Papers (Part 10)
We aren’t asking for Chris Hemsworth to stand next to our desks waving a fan and gently mopping our sweaty faces (might mention that to my manager, though). Us women are going through a temporary, natural process and all employers need to do is offer support and make us feel valued.
How to Survive Life After 50
I’m about to turn 50. I’m going to make sure I can learn to enjoy a new decade. So what can you look forward to and how can you survive life after turning 50?
Making the Menopause a More Positive Experience: The Perimenopausal Princess Papers (Part 9)
Maybe we are looking at this phase in our lives from completely the wrong angle. Is it possible to change the way we look at ‘the change’? Is there some middle ground in between blissful ignorance and menopausal guru where we can find a happy balance, embrace ‘the change’ and make menopause a positive experience?
Dear Me: The advice I’d give to the girl I used to be
Have you ever thought about what advice you would give yourself if you could travel back in time? Would you try and right any wrongs? Maybe you would influence a few dodgy decisions? Just think … you could change history and reengineer your first kiss, your failed driving test or education choices. OK, so weContinue reading “Dear Me: The advice I’d give to the girl I used to be”
Struggling to do the right thing? How to cope when life goes wrong
Is it ever right to do the wrong thing? Maybe the question you should be asking yourself is “are you doing something right, or are you doing the right thing”? Confused? Let us explain. You could be struggling to complete a task: are you struggling because you are doing it wrong? For example, are youContinue reading “Struggling to do the right thing? How to cope when life goes wrong”
Maiden, Mother, Crone? Womanhood in the Modern World
In today’s blog we’re going to look at the idea of the ‘Triple Goddess’ archetype of ‘Mother, Maiden and Crone’ as represented in mythology and in certain Pagan and Spiritual traditions. Generally interpreted as being based around the phases of the moon and the female reproductive cycle, how relevant is this archetype today and is it truly representative of a woman’s journey through life in today’s world? Buckle up, we’re going to go a bit feminist on you as we explore each stage, whilst offering you some health and wellbeing tips at the same time.
The Power of Positivity (Thank you Dolly Parton)
Thinking positively changes your mindset and the way that you interact with the world around you. By looking at the world in a positive light, you’re much more likely to feel happy and motivated, attracting positive people and experiences. Join us on the journey to adopting a positive mindset!