The Independent Christmas Gift Guide

Good morning! Make yourself a cup of something hot and take 20 minutes of quiet for yourself. Firstly, has anyone been soundtracking their life with Self Esteem lately? What an absolute banger of a Glasto set she gave in the summer. My pick of the festival for sure. Not that I went. I enjoyed itContinue reading “The Independent Christmas Gift Guide”

Alfresco Dining: Serving Platters of Joy

Well hello you. It’s been a hot minute hasn’t it. So much has happened since we last spoke. I’ve gained a baby. I’ve lost a dog. I’ve gained a few more wrinkles. I’ve lost a lot of hair (thanks pregnancy). It’s been a year since my last blog post. A whole year since my lastContinue reading “Alfresco Dining: Serving Platters of Joy”

Giving Back: Charity Gift Guide

My family are coming to visit this weekend. We’re an incredibly closeknit family, I’m one of three sisters and theres only a couple of years between each of us. It is complete and utter chaos when we’re all together, and I couldn’t love it more. So much so that it has been an intimidating sceneContinue reading “Giving Back: Charity Gift Guide”

David Bowie-inspired Gift Ideas

Ok so I know for some of you this week’s blog is going to be as interesting as a bowl of old soup. BUT hear me out. David Bowie (1947 – 2016) was a musical innovator and cultural icon. His career spanned five decades and has had major influences on contemporary art. A chameleonic figure,Continue reading “David Bowie-inspired Gift Ideas”

The Independent Store Gift Guide: Part 2

If you read my blog last week, you will know that I am on a gift guide mission. I’ve really gotten into blogs this year, perhaps its because I’ve got so much more time on my hands with being at home. My new favourite thing to do on a Saturday and Sunday morning is toContinue reading “The Independent Store Gift Guide: Part 2”

The Independent Store Gift Guide: Part 1

As we find ourselves in lockdown 2.0, with much of our highstreet and independent businesses in the dark, we rapidly approach Christmas. CHRISTMAS!! It’s coming up fast and I know for all of us it’s a welcome (and much needed) distraction. We’re currently in the process of relocating to the South West and plan toContinue reading “The Independent Store Gift Guide: Part 1”