SLP talks with Greg Cornes

Click the cookie 🍪 to listen in to one of the superb Sick Leave Podcasts series, that provide insight, support and a safe place for those working in hospo, loving those who do, or anyone who wants to understand the pressure and realities of hospo life: "Candid and honest chats with business leaders/owners/operators about their journeys with mental illness, mental wellness and everything in between" ~ In this episode Greg Cornes, owner-operator of Goodness Gracious cafes in Auckland shares his experiences around opening and managing a multi-site business, opening cafes in the midst of family tragedy, and the pressures of managing and leading your team whilst dealing with what life throws at you.

Sticks & Stones

Celebrating NZ artists ~ Here's Toni 🌼 Handmade, small batch potter, working out of Invercargill 🌼 Click HERE to contact Toni Vincent

Support Local Artists

Meet Holly Rose Morgan, a ceramic artist - Based in Whangamata 🌿 ➰ handthrown 〰️ sustainable 🌿  Click HERE to connect with Morgan Made 🌿

SLP talks with Al Brown

Click the coffee cup  to listen to a sweet episode of the Sick Leave Podcast series - a safe place for anyone who lives the hospo life or wishes to understand it: "Candid and honest chats with business leaders/owners/operators about their journeys with mental illness, mental wellness and everything in between" ~ In this episode Al Brown - Chef, Author, Restaurant Owner, TV Presenter - discusses the reality of running multiple businesses and the effect it has on family life and mental health. Al discusses the benefits of psychotherapy, the importance of looking after your teams and early cheffing life. 

Ness Watson

Why choose single use when we can have one, good, handmade cup? 🌿 Small batch, handmade with soul in Marlborough by Ness 🌿 Click HERE to connect...

Handmade In Aotearoa

Lil Ceramics 🌿 Auckland based ceramic artist 🌿 Gallery and shop owner 🌿 Workshops 🌿 Click HERE to connect with Lily 

SLP talks with Al Keating

Click the coffee cup to listen to a sweet episode of the Sick Leave Podcast series - a safe place for us and many others... "Candid and honest chats with business leaders/owners/operators about their journeys with mental illness, mental wellness and everything in between" ~ In this episode CEO of Coffee Supreme, Al Keating joins host, Shaun K Anderson to talk about the pressure of running a successful coffee company and its affects on mental wellbeing. Al also drops some sage advice and learnings from many years spent serving in Hospo.

Well Handled Ceramics

Hilary is a Christchurch based, small batch potter, shipping nationwide 🌿 Click HERE to connect with Hilary