Sometimes All You Have To Do Is Believe in Yourself

Sometimes All You Have To Do Is Believe in Yourself

Last year I saw a great little saying that really resonated with me. It was… ‘she believed she could, so she did’ I remember thinking at the time that it really can be that simple. If you truly believe in yourself there’s no reason why you shouldn’t be able to do anything you want. And so, … Read More

The Art of Being You

The Art of Being You

The other day I was listening to one of Gary Vaynerchuck’s podcasts and he said something that really resonated with me as it’s something I’ve been thinking about quite a lot recently. By the way, if you don’t know who Gary Vaynerchuck is, you can check him out HERE and HERE, as well as other places around the … Read More

All Change at Cupcakes and Cadenzas

I thought I would pop on and do a quick post to let everyone know that it’s all change at Cupcakes and Cadenzas. Those of you who have followed the blog for a while will notice over the coming weeks that the look, feel and content of the blog is changing slightly.  This is because … Read More

Why The World Needs Risk Takers

Why The World Needs Risk Takers

I’ve always been fascinated by BASE jumping (although I would never attempt it) and so it was with sadness that I read, this morning, of the deaths of extreme athletes and BASE jumpers Dean Potter and Graham Hunt who died whilst attempting a wingsuit flight in Yosemite National Park, California two days ago. I read … Read More

Lilabean – Kate Carpenter

Lilabean – Kate Carpenter

This little book by Kate Carpenter caught my eye as I was browsing Amazon the other day and so I bought it for my Kindle. It’s called “Lilabean – A Storybook about Simplicity for Grown-Up Girls” and I loved it so much I felt compelled to review it here on Cupcakes and Cadenzas. Lilabean – … Read More