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Ruth Felice

Ruth is a Social Media Specialist at TAFE NSW. She loves cooking (*eating) technology, blogging, travel, long distance running and binging on Seinfeld episodes.

Learn a hobby

by Ruth Felice

We all know education’s value: education helps you navigate and better understand the world, and it helps you land your dream job. But when is the last time you learnt something just for the fun of it?

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Style your life with Natalie Coulter

by Ruth Felice

My mother has forever been into sustainability so between my mother and my stylist grandmother it’s only natural my design practice is one which honours the environment and respects Mother Nature.

It’s all in the genes for Stylist and TAFE NSW teacher, Natalie Coulter. A third generation stylist, whose passion was sparked in childhood thanks to impromptu vignette sessions with her grandmother.

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Switching careers without starting over

by Ruth Felice

Our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers. – M. Scott Peck

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Couple learning indoors and having fun

Aussie Reads

by Ruth Felice

We all have skills that we take for granted. Simple things like the ability to count, read or write. Take a moment to contemplate this: Internationally one in five adults are illiterate. That’s 20% of the population worldwide! Read more…

Modern Dads, we salute you

by Ruth Felice

George has given me a true perspective on life, just by holding him life’s ‘problems’ seem irrelevant. The impact that I have on George as his sole parent inspires me to be the best person I can be.

There’s a lot of focus on shifting gender roles. Though the dialog seems to focus on the female point of view, male gender equality has also moved ahead in leaps and bounds.

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Empty the tank

by Ruth Felice

Beyond money, beyond income, beyond opportunities – becoming self-made starts with choosing yourself”. – Nely Galan

It’s hard to believe in something, especially when that ‘something’ is yourself. Creating a successful outcome takes effort. And this time of year you might fall into the trap of thinking that you don’t have enough left in the tank to get you through until graduation.

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Lessons from mum

by Ruth Felice

She was the first voice we heard and the wisdom she shared with us throughout our lives has kept us out of trouble on more than one occasion.

She’s our Mother… The nurturing, strong, intelligent woman who showed us what females are made of.

Today we celebrate Mother’s Day by sharing some of the lessons mum taught us that have lasted well beyond our childhood years…

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Celebrating Irish Australians

by Ruth Felice

They say if you’re not one, you want to be one… Irish that is. ‘Paddys’ possess the ‘gift of the gab’, charm and an enviable sense of humour. And I am not just saying this because I’m Irish myself.

The Irish brought us River Dance, colour photography and a cure for Leprosy (thank you, Vincent Barry) but here in Australia they may be more known for ‘enjoying the craic’.

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