Monthly Archives: January 2012

Etsy Finds: Blue Monday

Today – the Monday of the last full week of January – is known as Blue Monday in the UK and it’s supposed to be the most depressing day of the year. Joys! Fortunately, I can tell you that the … Continue reading

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Sketchbook Project 2012

I have some exciting news for you all. My beautiful, talented sister (and business partner) Fiona is taking part in this year’s Sketchbook Project. For those of you that don’t know, the Sketchbook Project is a collaborative art project run by … Continue reading

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What I Wore: Thrifty Finds

Brrr! It’s gone very cold round here all of a sudden. I’m actually quite glad about this as it at last feels a bit like winter, rather than some never ending-autumn merging into spring (hello global warming!) I’ve hardly needed … Continue reading

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We ♥ Chorlton

Christmas seems like such a long time ago, doesn’t it? But I’ve only just got round to getting festive piccies off my camera. These are from the week before Christmas, when we attended Chorlton Festival’s 12 Days of Christmas market. … Continue reading

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12 in 2012

It’s that time of year again, full of optimism, good intentions and stuff. I don’t really believe in resolutions that involve giving up things, and I’ve come to the conclusion that ‘being healthy’ and ‘spend less, save more’  should be lifelong, not … Continue reading

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Here’s to 2012…

Image © Fiona Meakin 2012 Happy new year dear readers! I know that I’m a few days late, but my attempts to write an update on January 1st were thwarted by a particularly nasty computer virus… just what I didn’t … Continue reading

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