Category Archives: General

Autumn Days

 

Guest blog by Debbie Davies.

 

      Autumn is probably my favourite season, I mean the blue sky, autumn leaves, woolly jumpers kind of autumn, not the dank, rainy days and dark evenings.  There is a feeling of

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five minutes with ….. Eleanor Rose Jewellery

We are getting to know our designers a little better, with a few insights into their creativity and future plans. Jane, from Eleanor Rose Jewellery, is our first guest.   

Have you always been creative?  

Looking back I guess I’ve always …

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LIVING AT THE ZOO

 

Guest blog post by Alison Scaife.

 

We are thrilled to welcome Alison, a happy customer and mum, on her thoughts on her recent purchases from Diane at Naughty Dog ….. http://bit.ly/1olqJpx

 

Living at the zoo. That’s what it

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I’d rather be in the garden

Guest blog by Debbie Davies.

Welcome to my third guest blog for What I always Wanted.  Prompted by the team, I thought I would tell you a little about myself and my passion for gardening. 

 

Several years ago I made the

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February in the garden

Second of a series of guest posts by local garden enthusiast Debbie Davies @herbandbee

As a result of all the wet weather we have been having recently the garden has been a bit of a no-go area.  The soil is still …

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snowdrops in spring

Guest post by local garden enthusiast Debbie Davies @herbandbee

As part of a small series of posts on ‘in the garden’ for What I always Wanted, let me start by introducing the most hardy, yet delicate, of flowers around this time …

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handmade touches to your Christmas

Christmas day is fast approaching.  For some this will fill you with horror and panic at the thought of what still needs to be done. For the more organised  amongst  you your main concern may be the

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Last minute Father’s day gifts

If your dad is anything like mine he is probably the world’s most difficult to buy for person. Weeks before Father’s Day there will be a brainstorming session of all possible ideas but as soon as they are suggested I …

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The Ethical Shopper

If someone were to ask you are you an ethical shopper, what would you say? You could even ask yourself, what does it mean to be an ethical shopper?

Simply put, in this modern age we live in there are …

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A Nation of pet lovers

It is not an unknown fact that the UK has quite a reputation for being a nation of pet lovers and recent statistics only agree with this sentiment.

Only last year it was estimated that 46% of households in the …

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