Puppy Love and Lockdowns

Puppy Love and Lockdowns

I wanted a puppy for around 20 years. Making this commitment was a big thing for me as my nomadic lifestyle prevented me from taking the plunge. I liked being free to leave for long periods of time and I loved being able to travel at a moment’s notice. But when...
KINDness in 2021

KINDness in 2021

I am now KIND Endorsed! I’ve agreed to spread kindness and positivity by sharing 99 KIND snack bars. I’m joining Father Bob, Bronte Hendricks and Yvonne Hong (and many others) to spread kindness. KIND bars are healthy and delicious – no artificial...
International Women’s Day 2021

International Women’s Day 2021

#ChooseToChallenge IWD 2021 campaign theme is to choose to challenge. IWD is challenging us to strike the #ChooseToChallenge pose with your hand high to show your commitment to choose to challenge inequality, call out bias, question stereotypes, and help forge an...
Caring with CareFlight

Caring with CareFlight

One of my favourite charities is CareFlight – bringing the hospital to people who cannot wait to get there for life-saving care. Their specialist doctors, nurses and paramedics use air ambulances to reach critically ill and injured patients. CareFlight also...
Janine in Quarantine

Janine in Quarantine

I created this blog to write about good business and the exciting world of social enterprise. During this crazy time with the COVID19 pandemic, I’m at a loss of how to make a connection to my meaningful message. As I sit in my apartment in Lapland, Finland under...
Bottletop & Global Goals

Bottletop & Global Goals

I’ve been a passionate advocate of Bottletop for many years now. I wrote about them in 2013 and was excited to be able to sell some of their bags in Australia. I not only love their bag designs incorporating upcycled metal ring pulls, but also their continued...