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Photo a Day Fortnight # 1

Photo a Day Fortnight # 1

Earlier this month I decided to try the Fat Mum Slim Photo a Day challenge over on Instagram. I've failed miserably in the past but now that the prompts are weekly it seems a bit more manageable and although not perfectly on time I'm proud of our first fortnight of photos. This gave me the idea of making a regular 'Photo a Day... View more
Collection Spotlight - If Mothers Were Flowers I'd Pick You

Collection Spotlight - If Mothers Were Flowers I'd Pick You

We've been doing a lot of blog planning recently; looking at our more popular posts and thinking about what we like writing about most to try and help encourage us to blog more regularly. We've come up with a few new regular features including this which is the Collection Spotlight - a little look at our latest collections where we'll... View more
Birthday Goodies

Birthday Goodies

Last month I celebrated my 23rd Birthday and so, because it seems to be the only regular blog feature I can stick to (3rd year running!), here is a peek at some of my lovely presents. I spent my Birthday morning in Falkland with David and Daisy where I was treated to breakfast in bed and a quick afternoon tea... View more
Fun Mini Filing Cabinet Makeover

Fun Mini Filing Cabinet Makeover

Fun Mini Filing Cabinet Makeover Lots of you have been asking about the filing cabinet featured in our last blog post and I promised a DIY tutorial so here it is! This is such an easy way of making a plain filing cabinet look fun which is perfect for studios and craft rooms where you want something less officey but still have... View more
Getting Organised Part 3 - 6 Tips for an Organised Studio

Getting Organised Part 3 - 6 Tips for an Organised Studio

This post is a lot later than planned which isn't very organised of us but we've been spending a lot of time on behind the scenes work which hasn't left much time for blogging and social media. Better late than never though! Today we're sharing our top 6 tips for a cute and organised studio. I could have written a... View more
Cupcakes by Jo Aberdeen

Cupcakes by Jo Aberdeen

Cupcakes by Jo is another place I managed to visit when we were in Aberdeen before Christmas. Owned by the lovely Jo Gale, (who has been running the business for a while but only more recently opened her new shop) this cute wee cupcake shop is the perfect place to pop in for a treat! When you walk in it smells... View more
Getting Organised Part 2

Getting Organised Part 2

This week our Getting Organised series looks at home organisers. I'm sure lots of you are like us and come January want to get back into eating better. I find my worst habit is waiting until I'm hungry then deciding what to eat - usually something lazy and unhealthy so meal planning is a must for me! This rainbow planner... View more