#madejustxmas - Why I’ve started a new Hashtag!

#madejustxmas - Why I’ve started a new Hashtag!

If you search #madejustxmas in Instagram you can view that hashtag and hopefully from now till Christmas there will be lots of gift ideas shared. My aim is to share all the things that I have found along the way that i think are great gift ideas. And I would like you guys to join me! Whether you are a small (or big!) brand wanting to advertise your goods, a parent who found a great idea for a gift or simply just want to follow the hashtag to keep an i on potential inspiration.

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Let's get back to blogging!

Let's get back to blogging!

Hi everyone!! It’s been a while hasn’t it! No excuse, just other parts of life just took over and then I got the fear! I lost my flow and just started avoiding sitting down and put pen to paper (or in this case words on Word!) But I’m getting my flow back, getting focused again and going to try and get a routine because I really do enjoy this side of my life once I get going!

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I haven't been everywhere, but it's on my list!

I haven't been everywhere, but it's on my list!

Why we love to Holiday with our kids!

Part one……..how to cope getting there!!

I don’t know whether it was the glimpse of summer we had a few weeks ago or the fact that I am in the midst of packing all four of us up for our next adventure, but I thought I would write about our experience of going on holiday abroad as a family of four. I often get asked by friends for advice and tips so thought this was a good space to share our experience.

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Inspiration where art thou?

Inspiration where art thou?

A few days ago I posted on my Instagram page about inspiration as part of the #marchmeetthemaker challenge I am taking part in. It got me thinking a lot about the topic, probably because I would say that inspiration is a big part of my business. It drives me to try new things – keep things fresh but also connects me with people outside of my work bubble. We all encounter road blocks whether it be creatively or otherwise and we all need direction and motivation from time to time. So what inspires us all?

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