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A Little Pea and Me day out. And a couple of disasters

Disaster number 1: telling Sister 1 you will be at her house, a good 20 minutes away, by 9.30am and waking up at 9.11am.  Note: just because you’re late and have to put make up on when you get there, … Continue reading

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Pennies for daftness. Hopefully

In case you somehow missed it, I am going to the Philippines in August (read all about it here).  Not for a holiday, but to help with things in the aftermath of the typhoon.  And as part of that, I’m … Continue reading

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Lessons of the week

It’s been a long time since I’ve done one of these and as it’s only Tuesday I shouldn’t have many lessons, but it’s a been that kind of week already so: Don’t get so involved in explaining to your team … Continue reading

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Run rabbit, run rabbit, run, run, run…

Well I’ve done it again.  There is another shop in Bumpkinstown where the assistants will have their loony alert flashing if I ever attempt to enter in the future. It all came about because I wanted to do some new … Continue reading

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A Day of Distractions

As a general rule, most of us will go back to work tomorrow after at least a few days off. (Friends on maternity leave or who are retired, it’s probably best to keep quiet at this point).   On my … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas to you!

Well, I think I may have turned onto Kistie Allsop overnight (I wish).  I started today with a bike ride  – ok, not quite how you picture the queen of crafting – but it was very country bumpkinsville-ish.  I saw … Continue reading

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Tangles and Turkeys

It’s been a long week.  Other than work and sewing I’ve not done much to tell you though so I will just leave you with three unlinked thoughts and photos: 1)     I was very happy to see Charlie finally in … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned this Week

Launching a company is the most exciting and terrifying thing, but the lovely words of support, often from unexpected quarters, make it much more fun (by the way, it’s http://www.poggyw.co.uk. Just thought I’d remind you…) Going to a ‘local business … Continue reading

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