2MinuteTuesday – Kirsty Newbery

Caring Cottage Strathpine Brisbane North

Kirsty Newbery
Caring Cottage

Happy, health and well-being.  This local is all about feeling good.

My interest in business comes from  ….

I Love to help people feel better – my early years nursing taught me that a large portion of people coming into hospital were experiencing disease brought about by their choices with diet, lifestyle, and substance use. I was frustrated with working with people who wouldn’t take responsibility for their situation and wanted someone else to fix their problem. These days I get a lot of satisfaction from the time I spend with clients who value their health and well-being.

I made my first dollar  …

as a baker’s assistant (I suck at decorating cakes by the way)

If I wasn’t doing what I am currently doing I’d be ….

back at the hospital dishing out medications to really sick people.

My favourite song is  … 

gosh there are so many. Currently it’s the ‘happy song’

The best read I’ve had was  … 

the Cross-Stitch series

My best investment was  …

my education

My worst investment was  … 

Can’t think of any – I took them all on as lessons learnt

The best advice I’ve been given is  … 

“Don’t worry about the kids, they all come around by the time they’re in their mid twenties. You did.” – my dad.

My greatest achievement has been  … 

my self education.

The question I’m most asked is  … 

can you take a look at this….?

Caring Cottage can be found at 56 Hedge Street Strathpine and can assist you with taking care of your health, by listening carefully and offering a range of treatment modalities so that you can choose the one that suits you best.

2MinuteTuesday is part of the Balanix Business Series where, each Tuesday, business owners and community leaders share personal insights that may benefit other business owners and the community.

Balanix Solutions – Accountant, Business Advisor, Bookkeeping.

Situated in Strathpine on Brisbane North, we partner with our clients to assist them in their accounting, business management and bookkeeping needs.  Our clients vary in industries from professional services (such as law, vet and dentist) to the trades (mechanic, bricklaying, plasterer etc), hospitality and retail.  Are clients are located in the Pine Rivers area (including Brendale, Lawnton, Albany Creek and Eatons Hill) through to Kallangur, Petrie, North Lakes and Caboolture, as well as Brisbane South, the Gold Coast and various other parts of Queensland.

Call us today …  we can help (07 3264 4783)