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Eat Local: Pros and Cons of Fruit and Veg Boxes

One thing we can all do to support our communities is to shop local. It sounds obvious, but the fact that people will queue around the block for a supermarket, while I can walk straight into my local greengrocers, speaks volumes about our shopping habits and convenience consumerism. Now, I’m […]


The All Homemade Cream Tea

  As an solopreneur, I’m always on a journey towards the next thing. More and more I find myself wanting to embrace a simpler, sustainable life with a sustainable business true to those values. Many of us have been doing a lot more home cooking and baking this year. With […]

Homemade cream tea, with scones jam and cream recipes

5 Content Marketing Trends For 2020

Content Marketing is always evolving. A contributor suggests 5 trends for 2020. pexels 2020 Trends Doug Kessler once said, ‘traditional marketing talks at people. Content marketing talks with them.’ As the marketing world shifts to focus more on the consumer, there are plenty of trends that can help you to […]


How To Make Sourdough Bread

    We’ve been conditioned to know the cost of everything and the value of nothing. Since the Industrial Revolution, time and money have been inextricably linked. One thing many of us have learned during the Coronavirus Crisis is the value – the currency – if you like, of time. […]

How to make sourdough bread

Self-Sabotage – How Do You Stop It?

  I put my coffee cup down on this coaster on my desk this morning and realised that I do this… a lot… at the moment.   Self-Sabotage – The Promise of Tomorrow Lockdown may be easing, but the weather is wet and miserable outside. The prospect of queuing to […]


Playful Blogging – Authentic Creativity On Your Blog

  “There’s no evidence to suggest that life is serious.” I don’t know who, if anyone, famously inspirational ever said that but I say that!   Life is for being playful. Life is for living, loving and having fun.   That’s not to diminish or devalue the overwhelming challenges we […]

Roll the dice, get playful with your blogs

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Turn Your Inclinations Into Intentions

  I write. I’ve written books. I’ve written hundreds of blogs. I bullet journal. I have a pen in my hand when I read. When I have an idea I process my thoughts by writing about them – writing helps me make sense of the world. But is it easy, […]


Lockdown Makes: Homemade Soap

Making toiletries and soap at home has long been on my radar. While we’re in Lockdown and staying home, we have been gifted time to get creative. I’ve been using some of my time to embark on random acts of creativity and learn and experiment with new crafts. I believe […]

Wash your hands with homemade soap

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After The Great Pause

    My newsletter at the start of March was about slowing down, less is more. I doubt many of us (certainly in the UK and US anyway) knew back then what was in store for us! We are a few weeks into lockdown now and settling into a new […]