At the beginning of the year, like every other millennial on Instagram, I did some manifesting. Having previously written off the idea of “willing” my future to happen, I was inspired to give it a go (mainly because I fancied having a colouring sesh with some of my daughter’s new Smiggle art materials).
It was a slow rainy morning in that post-Christmas, pre-New Year haze of leftovers, cheese and twinkly lights. I knew I had many plans in the pipeline for the year ahead, and I knew I’d spent the past eight months working hard behind the scenes to make stuff happen. But there was still a huge amount of “what ifs?”. And so I started to manifest – willing the universe to back me. One of the things I manifested was for the successful launch of the podcast I’d been working on. Another was for the positive reception of the TV show I’d filmed the previous summer. And another was for a series of events to help people feel better about their bodies.
Five months on and we’re coming towards the end of the first series of Body Cons, we’ve featured in the New and Noteworthy section of iTunes, featured on the top iTunes charts, gained listeners as far afield as Australia and already started recording on season two with some amazing guests.[Read More…]