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So this is it, after 9 weeks of having the kids at home after returning from Abu Dhabi, this week they started their new school and nursery, and now it’s my time to re-focus and plan for the year ahead.

How has it been coming home? Amazing. Moving in to our new home, in our new town, near to the sea and close to family has been just as wonderful as we had imagined it would be. We are loving the outdoor life and the much more acceptable temperatures!

The only sad part has been that my husband has had to stay in Abu Dhabi to finish up his contract, and it has been incredibly difficult being apart. But that’s nearly over and he will be returning in just a matter of weeks to join us here.

So what now?

Reflection, re-focus and building a strategy for going forward with my businesses. I’m excited to share that I am working on a new project - with my mum! Together we are building our own digital business - an e-commerce store. Due to launch early October so watch this space!

I’ve been reading an awful lot over the summer, in fact I feel like perhaps I need an information detox, but one thing I have learned is that I am definitely a serial entrepreneur. While I am certainly not a 6 figure earner, I love the buzz of setting up a new business and shaping a brand. However, making sure that a business is financially viable is crucial for success, and this year I will work hard at making that happen.

Let’s do this!

Erin x

 

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