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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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Present buying 101

Christmas day is drawing ever closer and for most of us the present buying is in full swing. There is only one issue, how do you tackle buying for those hard to buy for family and friends? Well here at …

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Why I LOVE What I Always Wanted

Guest post by Denize Ashton of LythamLife&Style

 

I’m a big advocate of shopping locally, BUT I am also a bit of a hypocrite! We sometimes don’t have time to browse lots of different shops, and “department stores” are sadly …

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Celebrating Father’s Day

Guest post by Helen Murray

With bank holiday weekends, warmer weather and the promise of approaching summer, Father’s Day can often sneak up on us. Before you know it you’re frantically buying socks and beer and whatever other dad-gift clichés …

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