Emily Chadbourne Mindset Coach Melbourne Do You Need A Holiday?

Do You Need A Holiday?

My knickers are staring at me. My make-up is anywhere but where I’m looking for it. And somehow, I came home from Bali with four sarongs. FOUR. It’s 10 degrees in Melbourne and in the eight years that I have lived here, I have not once, used a bloody sarong. And now I have another four to add to the …

Emily Chadbourne You Can Have It All Not Mindset Coach Melbourne Australia Personal Development

You Can Have It All. Fu*k Off. You Can’t.

When I sat down to write this week’s blog, I assumed it was going to be a piece about my decision not to have children. Being 38 (internal jukebox starts playing “Time Is Running Out” by Muse) and in the throes of a new relationship, it seems to be the hot topic of the moment. In part, this blog has …

Emily Chadbourne Mindset Coach Melbourne Why Fine Is A Dangerous Place To Be

Why “Fine” is the most dangerous place to be.

So I’m gonna start this week’s blog with a confession. I am a massive eavesdropper. Seriously. I love listening in on other people’s conversations. Sit me in a café with my laptop and a standard strength latte and within minutes, my BFG (Big Friendly Giant of Roald Dahl fame) sized ears will be tuned into the conversation between Jan and …

Emily Chadbourne Mindset Coach Melbourne Australia Life

Life

When I started this year-long weekly blog series, I must admit to having a romantic notion of embodying a certain Carrie Bradshaw flare. I could see myself writing wistfully at an open window, the breeze lightly blowing the vintage net curtain into the shot of my perfectly framed life, my laptop warmly welcoming me to write inspired words of divine …

If you feel you should, maybe you shouldn’t.

It is 10pm on a Saturday night and I am watching a drug deal go down in a kitchen somewhere near Brisbane. I have a front row seat and I am totally and utterly balls deep. I can’t look away; I don’t want to walk away, and I have no idea how I even got here. I am inside the …

Your Silence Is Dangerous

Three things have inspired this week’s blog. Number one is the (honestly) overwhelming response to my blog from last week (Drugs Aren’t The Problem – read it here), the second is the delightful weekend I spent with my mates and the third is Lady Gaga’s recent Grammy’s win. (Some may assume a tenuous link and you’d probably have a fair …