five companies with heart

As you all know by now, I love to promote businesses that are ethical, environmentally friendly and just try their hardest to make the world…

Jamie Oliver and the tale of the …

“Hello? Jamie? Yep. You’re in a bit of shit, matey.” Once upon a time, there was a famous chef called Jamie. He made his name…

shop: uncommon goods

You all know by now that I love a good independent shop or business, and I’m also a fan of profiling artists, makers and creatives…

Blogging with Braintree Clothing

I’m just popping in quickly to announce that I’m thrilled to have joined the team of bloggers over at Braintree Clothing; I’m joining the likes…

lovely things for spring #1

I honestly can’t tell you how much I’m looking forward to the arrival of spring; I know technically it’s here already, but I don’t think…

parity begins at home: an international women’…

A few weeks ago, I was standing in the playground of Ben’s school, and the women next to me were having a conversation that went…

a slow spring breakfast

The one thing I really look forward to about spring is the warmth; I hate being cold, and as wonderful as blankets are, I can…