The Tiny Trick That Stopped Me Ditching Tailwind!

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That Tailwind Trick Fancy a little Tailwind Trick to stop you saying ‘let’s just be friends’ to Tailwind??? For those of you who have been slogging away with Tailwind and finding it a bit of a brain-ache – I feel your pain. Find a pin, click on schedule, assign a board. Add to queue. There is no denying it works …

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How One Wild Night Sparked a Lifetime of Addiction – To Flowers

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I love flowers, all flowers, I always have done. From rambling country hedgerows and exuberant summer meadows, through manicured country estate showcases to cottage gardens. Nature’s confident juxtaposition of delicate flowers with fierce architectural foliage and bold berries simply serves to remind us that when it comes to flowers, there really are no rules. I adore simple blooms in a …

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Creating a logo for my new venture

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This week I have had great fun playing around with a clever online service called LogoJoy. Logojoy guides you through the process of creating your own logo, and, if you are the kind of person who doesn’t fiddle around with designs for hours, makes quick design decisions and knows exactly what they like at first sight, you could have a …

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Wild Garlic Pesto – Eat Seasonal

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Wild Garlic Pesto If you’re close to a woodland or riverbank, chances are you’re not too far away from taking home a precious bundle of nature’s treasure! Some of you may even be lucky enough to  have a little clump or two in your garden! It makes an incredible soup (that’s for another post) but our favourite is Wild Garlic …

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Chipotle en Adobo Sauce – Hot, Spicy, Versatile, Delicious!

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Chiptole en Adobo… I swear we are addicted to spicy food in this house. Curry, Thai food, pasta with chilli sauce, all a manner of Asian awesomeness. But our current addiction is Mexican Food. Culinary memory lane Trawling through some old photograph albums with the kids we found a treasure trove of photos from a pre-children trip to Mexico. The …

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If You Have A Potato, You Have A Meal! Fab Food From Humble Ingredients

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If you have a potato – you have a meal My Grandma, the quiet but strong, kind, patient and lovely Marjorie is sadly no longer with us. Her lessons in life however, are still going strong. I will always remember how she hovered behind us at Christmas and birthdays, carefully saving every reusable bit of wrapping paper, twirling spare string …

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How to Avoid Icing Disasters – Icing Biscuits With Kids – It’s Easy When You Know How

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Icing Biscuits with Kids! I love baking, I LOVE icing biscuits and I adore a super cute iced biscuit made by the kids! Until very recently my icing attempts were a disaster. Nothing stayed in place, the icing dribbled, the colours were insipid. So I went on a mission to find out how to do it properly. This simple recipe …

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How To Transform a Kitchen With 3 Tins of Paint and a Scaffold Board

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Transforming our Kitchen – If it aint broke, don’t fix it! When we moved into our lovely Victorian home five years ago, we moved into a home that had just been fully decorated. Not entirely to our taste but neat, clean and practical. All our previous houses had been complete and utter doer-uppers, where everything needed gutting and revamping, bathrooms refitting, …

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Why I Share My Love of All Things Vintage With My Children

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Vintage addict You only have to step inside our home to see that I have a..bit of a ‘thing’ for all things vintage. Quirky bits of vintage furniture stand happily alongside industrial shelving units and my shelves are filled (some might say cluttered) with my favourite vintage finds. From barn finds to car boot treasures and the many pieces that …

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How One Wild Night Sparked a Lifetime of Addiction – To Flowers

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I love flowers, all flowers, I always have done. From rambling country hedgerows and exuberant summer meadows, through manicured country estate showcases to cottage gardens. Nature’s confident juxtaposition of delicate flowers with fierce architectural foliage and bold berries simply serves to remind us that when it comes to flowers, there really are no rules. I adore simple blooms in a …

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Weebles and the life changing magic of ditching junk!

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Why I decided to declutter my house A Journey of Self Improvement? Having put myself out there and shared the bare bones of my story, I boldly announced a journey. A road to self-improvement and empowerment. Felt good. Felt fantastic. Felt a bit overwhelmed actually. I need to be organised. I need a path. Where best to start? ‘The path …

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Why I Share My Love of All Things Vintage With My Children

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Vintage addict You only have to step inside our home to see that I have a..bit of a ‘thing’ for all things vintage. Quirky bits of vintage furniture stand happily alongside industrial shelving units and my shelves are filled (some might say cluttered) with my favourite vintage finds. From barn finds to car boot treasures and the many pieces that …

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The Ultimate Gift Guide for Cool Country Kids

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What to Buy Cool Outdoorsy Kids for Christmas With three kids of different ages, friends and family often ask what to get them for Christmas.  Most kids these days have far too many toys and I love the idea of ‘Something you want, something you need, something to wear and something to read’. So, in the spirit of The Sound …

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Chipotle en Adobo Sauce – Hot, Spicy, Versatile, Delicious!

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Chiptole en Adobo… I swear we are addicted to spicy food in this house. Curry, Thai food, pasta with chilli sauce, all a manner of Asian awesomeness. But our current addiction is Mexican Food. Culinary memory lane Trawling through some old photograph albums with the kids we found a treasure trove of photos from a pre-children trip to Mexico. The …

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Travel Adventures – Our favourite hidden gems

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Hidden Gems As a self-confessed foodie, most of our favourite ‘secret hidden gems’ locations are connected to food in some way. Whether it’s the little roadside restaurant tucked away on a mountainside in Kefalonia or the stall selling the freshest fish on the quayside in Marseille. So, in the spirit of ‘sharing is caring’ here are some of our absolute …

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Following the Yorkshire Gastro Trail

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Following the Yorkshire Gastro Trail with Inntravel This weekend I took advantage of an amazing opportunity. To join other foodie bloggers on a fabulous day out, following  the Yorkshire Gastro Trail around the North Yorkshire countryside, in collaboration with the generous folk at Inntravel. A confession to make I have a little confession to make though, I signed up without …

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Silvertooth Opens New Gym to Employees

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How Many Words are your Pictures Worth?

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Print is Dead, Long Live Print

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Be Productive While Working on the Road

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