The business advice I wish I’d been given!

On the eve of my second (third? fourth? It was the second one I started, back in 2015, and is coming off the shelf after doing a bunch of other things) business launching, I have the entrepreneurial buzz in a big, big way.   Some people jump out of planes to get high, others take…

On Sacrifice.

My car sounds funny. On a cold morning it growls like the rasping lungs of a lady who’s been smoking for the last forty years and who’s now sitting uncomfortably close to you at the motor reg, and when it’s hot it gasps for air- spluttering and wheezing and begging me to slow down or at…

How to be a bona-fide #girlboss.

When I started Chloe Jane Candle Co a little over a year ago, I didn’t intend to be an entrepreneur or a business nomad- the thought of organising, planning and having such vast responsibility would have made me pee my pants if I’d stopped to think about it- luckily, it’s grown really organically and I…

Do what you wanna do, be who you wanna be.

When I was a little girl, my mum always said that The Master’s Apprentices “It’s Because I Love You” was my song. She insisted that the world was my oyster, and I’ve always been so grateful to live in a country, family situation and life that makes her claims true. That’s not to say that it’s easy. Sure,…

hello, gorgeous.

So, I’m blogging. I’m not sure right now if I have enough to say to run a blog (haha, who am I kidding?!), I hope you get a kick out of my ramblings, and maybe even take away a little bit of my wisdom/methods to my madness with you. My name is Chloe Jane (Grayling-Steele), most often known…