Posts by Fran Grant

It’s ok to fuck up (and what to do when you do)

It’s ok to fuck up (and what to do when you do) “When something happens, the only thing in your power is your attitude towards it; you can either accept it or resent it” ~ Epictetus (Greek philosopher)   We all screw up or get things wrong sometimes. From teeny little mistakes to gargantuan fuck-ups…

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What is BossingIt?

What is BossingIt! all about? Life can be crazy. As busy women and mums, we’re often juggling so many things – kids, work, home life, relationships… We’re trying to do everything, and to be everything to everybody. We’re desperately trying to keep all the plates spinning, and it’s bloody hard sometimes! Life can become transactional…

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Hello and welcome to my new readers

Hello and Welcome! Thanks for stopping by… For those of you who are new to BossingIt! I thought I’d introduce myself properly. So I’m Fran. 38 years old. Wife. Mum to 3 young boys. Previous career woman slash business owner. Gym addict. Healthy Living advocate. Vegan. Bookworm. Says fuck and bell-end a lot. Lives in…

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October book review – my top picks (and boy they’re good!)

October book review – my top picks for the month (and boy they’re good!) “So please, oh please, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away, and in its place you can install, a lovely bookshelf on the wall” ~ Roald Dahl Book 1 Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine – by Gail Honeyman…

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Summer body? Here’s why I’m working on my all-year-round body!

Summer body? Here’s why I’m working on my all-year-round body! Here’s how it used to go, year after year… Autumn would arrive, and I’d gleefully dig out out my comfy jumper dresses, thick tights and long winter boots. The nights would start drawing in which meant cosy nights on the sofa wrapped in a blanket,…

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Baby Loss Awareness Week – a letter to my Florence

Baby Loss Awareness Week Dear Florence   You were planned. Your Daddy and I met and fell in love, and started planning our wedding immediately. We knew we wanted babies and we didn’t see the point of waiting around, so we decided to stop being careful and just see what happened. We didn’t expect a…

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Why health is the new wealth

Health is the new wealth! Physical health. Emotional health. Mental health. Spiritual health. What do these things mean to you? How much thought and consideration do you give to each of them?   We direct a huge amount of attention to so many areas of our lives, from smashing work goals, setting up businesses, decorating…

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