Do What You Love

With the start of every New Year there often comes the feeling that we are being given a chance to begin anew, to write on a fresh new slate. All around us there is encouragement to make some changes and improvements to our lives, our routines, ourselves. We call...

A Christmas Conversation with Mieke from Dreamstitch

What are your favourite memories of Christmas as a child?   I grew up in the Netherlands, so Christmas was in winter. The smell of mandarins. Dark mornings with candles on the table.   Did you have any Christmas traditions in your family when you were...

A Christmas Conversation with Julie from Bo and Co

What are your favourite memories of Christmas as a child? Family lunch at home and then all going to Cambridge for the big family dinner and cricket at the park at my Nana’s.   Did you have any Christmas traditions in your family when you were growing up? The...

A Christmas Conversation with Julie from Threadbear Cottage

What are your favourite memories of Christmas as a child? Well, my family didn’t have a lot growing up so our Christmases were always quite frugal, but I didn’t really feel as though I was missing anything too much.   My absolute favourite memory is of the year...

A Christmas Conversation with Susan from KJdesigns

 What are your favourite memories of Christmas as a child? Being at my Nana and Papa’s house. Playing with bubbles in their huge back yard.   Did you have any Christmas traditions in your family when you were growing up? We always left food out for Santa and his...