For now I’m dating myself and to be quite honest, I’m excited.
I’m looking forward to discovering who I am without the influences of those I’m so closely involved with. It’s been a very long time since I’ve done that and at the end of my “Me Party” I think I’ll be far better equipped to enter into another romantic endeavour knowing exactly who and what I am and being mindful of what gets influenced. Go to coffee or dinner alone with a notepad or a sketchbook. Try new things, foods and drinks and discover new likes and dislikes you never knew you had.
Oh yes, and she has also co-written a musical with her brother Tom, vocalist and guitarist with the chart-topping supergroup Mc Busted, which has even impressed legendary film director Steven Spielberg.
‘It may look as though I’ve lived a charmed life, but I’ve worked really, really hard to get where I am now,’ says Carrie, straining forward for added emphasis.
‘When I came downstairs the next morning she was crying, and when I asked what was wrong she sobbed that she’d emailed me because she was too emotional to speak.