What was your first “real” job?
My first real job was working in a bank, I started there when I was 19. I really loved it, but the long hours weren't conducive to being a mom, so when Rox was 6 months old I left to work somewhere with better hours.
Where would you go if you wanted to spark your creativity?
To an art gallery - I think there is a very creative atmosphere in an art gallery.
Complete this sentence: I am embarrassed when…
I am embarrassed when I discover I am walking around with a button undone!
What values did your parents instill in you?
I learnt all the basics at home: honesty, respect for elders, hardwork pays off etc.
Name 3 fads from your teenage years.
- I was quite into the "early Madonna look" - so I went through the messed up, gelled hair thing
- Leg warmers were the in thing for a while and I confess I had a pair (hee, hee)
- Neon - I remember wearing a number of violently neon coloured clothes (this was the 80s people!)