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21 facts about Me

May 26, 2015

1. I used to hate cooking (as you’ll know if you’ve read this post). Partly because I was rebelling against my mum, and partly because it looked so damned hard and time-consuming. Today, I’m all about convenience. I’m also lucky that my mum and two sisters are very good cooks and whip up a scrumptious five-course meal (with paired wines) in the blink of an eye.

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Business, Cooking, Family, Travel

Life affirming moments and paying it forward

March 24, 2015

Life came full circle for me at the weekend…Tom O’Toole, a baker, came to speak at my event.

Tom is the owner of Beechworth Bakery. He has six stores around regional Victoria with a significant turnover. Tom has built something which allows him to travel the world many times a year.

Tom’s journey has been one of growth and expansion personally and professionally. 30 years ago, I’m sure he couldn’t have dreamed his life would be what it is today.

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Family, Lifestyle, Travel

Welcome To My Blog, And What To Expect From Michelle Carden…

February 24, 2015

Hi, Thanks so much for stopping by. Grab a chai (or a glass of sauv blanc – whatever works for you), pull up a chair and we can get to know each other.

Life’s full of experiences, right? There’s so much going on all the time pulling you from one thing to the next. I get it, my life’s like that too. In between being a mum (to a very busy 2yo boy!), a wife, and a business owner, I also luurve drooling over glossy fashion and interior magazines, I consider myself a closet-foodie (since I stalk so many Instagram food bloggers), and generally I just love milking life! I’m constantly on the go – as I know you are too – so I’m a huge fan of life hacks and finding ways to optimise life.

I’m in the process of bringing an incredible new digital appliance company to market that WILL change the face of kitchens e-v-e-r-y-where. It’s exciting stuff and I’m literally busting to share everything with you including sneak peeks as we get closer to launching (you can check it all out on the CUSP page).

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About Me

I’d like to think that this blog isn’t just about me tapping words out into the Internet. I hope it’s the start of a conversation between us, because if you’re here we are probably on a similar journey.

Maybe like me, you are passionate about expanding your business and career on your own terms by including your partners, kids, families and friends on the journey with you.

I’m Michelle Carden, married to Craig, Mum to Ethan, Step-Mum to Drew & Alex and Founder and CEO of digital appliance company – CUSP. Behind the scenes at CUSP we’re creating the kitchen of the future starting with our first smart appliance evie (can’t wait to share with you!)

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