Towpath Talk August 2012

Life in the Controlled Zone

So, as you laze around drinking cocktails and getting sunburnt in August (we can dream…) be sure to pick up the August issue of Towpath Talk to read. My article Life in the Controlled Zone is on page 100, and looks at what life is like on the London canals during the Olympics. Did the…

Waterways World August 2012

Waterways World: Help at Hand

The August edition of Waterways World is out! Welcome to the new editor Bobby Cowling. It’s the first edition following the move of British Waterways to the Canal and Rivers Trust. On page 94 you will find my interview with my local marine engineer, Ed Boden. “It was winter. We were low on diesel and…

Become a Mumpreneur

New Client: Become a Mumpreneur

At the beginning of July I began blogging for the website Become a Mumpreneur. It offers regular articles about business training, blogging, business ideas, networking, working from home, and business advice and tips for mums. Become a Mumpreneur was founded by two mums who juggle work and family. Antonia Chitty is the author of a…

Waterways World Annual 2012

If you missed my article Boating With Kids in January’s Waterway’s World, it is now available again! It has been included in the Waterways World Annual 2012 with the title Children on Board. It describes my family’s lifestyle and includes plenty of tips for living aboard with kids and holidays aboard with kids. It’s all…

NCBA

Community Boating Needs YOU!

Imagine if there was one organisation supporting both community and waterways regeneration. Well there is! Canals are for boating and there are a lot of local projects out there using the waterways for socially inclusive activities and community cohesion. “The National Community Boats Association (NCBA) is the umbrella organisation that supports and represents community boating…

Getting a buzz out of blogging

Well I have been a busy little bee; which can only be a good thing. In the wonderful world of business blogging, social media and getting traffic I have been writing lots of articles for my clients’ websites and I ate free cake at a blogging conference. Anyone who follows this or my personal blog…