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Trying to build a website in my limited spare time…

So it’s taking more time to get this site up and running as it seems I’m one of the fewer and fewer people to still have a job…

I’m a bit resentful of all of the people who suddenly have loads of time on their hands to enjoy and pursue their hobbies…

But overall I feel lucky that three and a half years ago my wife and I decided to leave the UK to find an easier and less stressful life (after 10 years of grinding away in London)…

I dusted off my TEFL qualifications and found work teaching English in Greece… This proved to be VERY seasonal… You can’t live for 12 months off 3 months of summer work… So I transitioned to online teaching…

My online work involves teaching Russian adults (mostly exam preparation work) and Chinese children (mostly picture books about talking animals… Such a contrast!) so I’ve been somewhat connected to the Coronavirus situation in China since they locked down in mid-late January… When the number of my lessons with Chinese kids went UP!

What this has meant though, despite the continued income when my London massage business folded, that I have limited time to set up this new website…

But I’m working as quickly as I can… My assistant is great at design and without having to manage the bookings anymore she can field all of the weird and wild ideas I throw her way… So we’ll have some cool stuff coming out soon…

These are some of the mask ideas we’ve got in store for you!

 

Just a few little things to still work out and hopefully, we’ll be live in the near future…

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Let’s set up a new business in the middle of a pandemic…

It’s not the smartest thing to do, but it’s what we find ourselves doing…

I trained as a corporate onsite massage therapist and worked in London for 10 years, building up a small but solid business, which I managed to keep running with the help of my Virtual Assistant, Eirene, for three and a half years after leaving London…

Until the Global Pandemic of 2020 shut everyone down…

Luckily I had already transitioned to online English teaching so only lost a little work myself, but my business and my ability to pay my therapists and Eirene, a stay at home mum, was effectively over until further notice…

With only a small reserve of funds available, I decided, with the help of my wife, Ereni, to try to set up a new online business as quickly as possible!

Stay tuned to see how we get on…