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Christmas Craft: Wreath Making with Bare Blooms

In Christmas, Flowers, Health, Health & Wellbeing, herbs, Home & Garden, Lifestyle, Out & About by Susan

This year has seen my interest in Craft grow tenfold, so when I was invited to take part in a Christmas Wreath workshop with Bare Blooms I was so excited. I first met Chloe, the owner of Bare Blooms at a networking event at Southwood Stores, where we just clicked and have giggled our way through a few classes since. …

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We visit Heather White in her decadent salon in Leicestershire.

In Beauty, DanielSandlerCosmetics, Days Out, Hair, Health, Health & Wellbeing, Makeup, Out & About by Susan

I have known Heather White for 10 years going back to when we both worked as Make-up Artists for Daniel Sandler’s Creative Team.  I remember the first time we actually met, was when we were both booked to work on a film together in London.  Due to the early call times I contacted Heather and invited her to stay at …

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Sewing Project: Advent Calendar

In Days Out, Entertainment, Family, Health, Health & Wellbeing, Home & Garden, Lifestyle, New Skills, Sewing by Susan

For my birthday back in August, my family kindly gave me gift vouchers for The Creative Sanctuary, a knitting and sewing boutique in Hertford.  Last week I finally took the leap and booked myself onto a beginners workshop.  It was to make an advent calendar! I visited the boutique the day before to collect my material and the pattern, as …

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Fireworks Night and your dogs. Tips from Top Dog Behaviourist Adem Fehmi from Dog-ease.

In Dogs, Family, Health, Lifestyle, Uncategorized by Susan

Fireworks and Dogs It is the 5th of November – Fireworks night.  We all love watching displays and relish in ‘Ooos and Aaaahhhhs’ whilst the fireworks light the sky up in beautiful colours.  However there is a dark side to fireworks for those that have fearful pets.  Just the mere sound of a firework can set some dogs off into …