Winter Elixir with I Love Gin

Hopefully some of you will have been following me on my super cool I Love Gin monthly journey. A wonderful world of G&T’s delivered straight to your door and this month’s box is The Winter Elixir. As a small business blogger I’m also discovering some fabulous brands and businesses too thanks…

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Christmas Joy with Handpicked Hampers

Christmas just shouts hampers. I love seeing what’s in them and there’s nothing more exciting than receiving one and admiring the contents. Plus, they generally cover all bases and eventualities. This is exactly where Handpicked Hampers come in. Whether it’s for yourself, a gift or you have a house full…

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Small Business Story Telling with The Local Collective

Small Businesses supporting other Small Businesses is what it’s all about and The Local Collective are a fantastic example of that. But they aren’t just a business. As they put it, they are a space for story telling for the community. Influenced by the growing movement towards conscious consumption, we…

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The Quickest Coffee with Blue Coffee Box

Blue Coffee Box is all about ethically sourced speciality coffee, delivered straight to your door. Nothing more, nothing less. In 5 simple steps you can have this wonderful coffee subscription service set up, and a cup of coffee on your table. Well, almost. Decide whether it’s for you or a…

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The Ultimate Leftover Chicken Sandwich ft. Rubies in the Rubble

If you haven’t heard of Rubies in the Rubble you will after reading this post. Founded because of the growing problem with food waste, this is one brand on a creative mission to combat food waste. So much fruit and veg ends up in landfill every day, just because it doesn’t…

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Roundwood on the Road

As a small business blogger I absolutely love discovering new businesses (durr!). But when they are also local to me, just like Roundwood is, this is even more exciting. Emily and Rupert combined their passion for gin and love of the nearby woods, and after two years experimenting and perfecting…

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Small Biz Tip #6 – Twitter Awards

Starting up your own business reaps it’s own rewards I’m sure. But how about if you are actually recognised, by winning an award? Most of you are probably thinking I don’t have time to fill out forms, write pages of why I should win and then never hear back. Well,…

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A Gin-credible Gift from I Love Gin

My October Gin Box is the second one I have received from I Love Gin and I was super excited. If you missed my first gin-tastic review, you can check it out here. There is definitely something about an I Love Gin branded box arriving at your front door. And…

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Live like a Mermaid Thanks to Seatox

Hopefully you are getting a ‘sea’ kinda feel from the title of this post. If you aren’t, keep reading and I’m sure you’ll get those kinda feels soon! Seatox is all about finding your inner sea vibes, being a mermaid and using some very natural skin care products. Well, that’s…

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