Now You Are 12!

Happy birthday to my beautiful girl, 12 today. And how that time has flown! On the one hand, I can’t quite believe that my baby girl is 12 today, it seems so grown up. And yet on the other, I can see how much older she looks these days, the changes in her as she …

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Mail Me!

We all love happy mail. It’s a given, isn’t it? Who wouldn’t want to receive fun post? And those of you who do send happy mail know all too well that lovely feeling of settling down to pen a note, create a pretty envelope or popping a bundle of mail in the postbox. Which is …

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The Miseducation of Evie Epworth

Book Readalong October 2021

Hooray for the book readalong! Always one of my favourite posts to write as I introduce next month’s book readalong, always one of my favourite #BringBackPaper activities.  If you’ve yet to join in with one of these readalongs, let me tell you a little more about it and tempt you to join us. The book …

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Goals For The Year Ahead

Last week I spent some time making plans and setting goals for the coming year. I think it’s important to take time out to do this as it can be easy to just bob along when you’re working for yourself. Bobbing along can be great, but I find that goal setting helps to refocus me …

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That September Feeling

Ah, that September feeling. I do love it. I’m always a little sad to see the summer holidays come to an end. I like having the kids at home, I like not having to rush around in the mornings and I love the summery weather. But, I am always consoled by the fact that when …

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