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January Goals. With positivity comes planning.

Susan Health & Wellbeing, Home & Garden, Lifestyle, New Skills, Stationery

With positivity comes planning.  Or so I am telling myself.  Time to actually jot down some targets or goals to do in January.  Lets not get confused.  This is not New Years Resolutions, I don’t really go in for all of that, but goals – yes! January Goals Finish Decorating Bathroom Finish Painting Window in Kitchen Read all outstanding magazines …

Polar bear wall stickers from Nutmeg Wall Art.

Decorating for Christmas with Nutmeg Studios

Susan Christmas, Family, Home & Garden, Lifestyle, New Skills

Back in November, here at A Phoenix from the Ashes HQ (Our home) we were beside ourselves with excitement when we were sent a parcel from Nutmeg Studios. A tube full of Christmas Decal Stickers for us to test in our; over the moon is an understatement. About Nutmeg Studios Originally trained as a traditional sign writer, Adele spent 8 …

Wreath making. Christmas. Displays. Bare Blooms.

Christmas Craft: Wreath Making with Bare Blooms

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

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. …

Marvellous Monochrome. Proper Post.

Proper Post – The Monochrome Edition

Susan Home & Garden, Lifestyle, Proper Post, shopping, Stationery

Theme details ‘Monochrome is a classic that never goes out of style.  Simple & Striking it gets it’s message across in an effortlessly elegant way ❤’ Inside the pack 2 cards of your choice Square card White Gel Pen Washi Tape Gift Wrap Set Paperclips Featured in this months pack Ellen Waldren Feather and Flourish Wishbones and Darling Studioinktvis Bonus …

Hygge. Fresh Flowers. A single Yellow Rose. ©SusanBradfield for

Hygge: Fresh Flowers in the home.

Susan Family, Flowers, Health, Health & Wellbeing, Home & Garden, Lifestyle

Hygge (pronounced hue-gah) has been on my mind A LOT this week. What is Hygge and why has this word just suddenly made my world finally make sense? Hygge is a Danish word that is quite hard to be specific with because it roughly means what makes you feel happy and content. It is about Nurturing yourself and enjoying the …