Yesterday, I was out having lunch and shopping with my mum when I made the compulsory visit to Paperchase. Paperchase has been my favourite high street shop for years and years and I didn’t realise but they are now fifty years old. Yesterday, to celebrate their birthday, they were handing out scratchcards in store to give customers a chance to win amazing prices. I was lucky enough to scratch off a 10% discount and I picked up this little bundle of…

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It’s been a while since I created anything in my scrapbook, so this weekend, whilst Shaun was watching the football, I thought it would be the perfect opportunity to grab my scissors and start cutting. In February, I shared with you Create Your Own Inspirational Scrapbook and all the bits and pieces I used. It’s cool to see the difference between the two posts and which colours I am loving and what inspires me at the moment. My cuttings are…

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If you follow the lovely Rebecca from Rebecca’s Reviews, you will know about her wonderful #ShopSmall series. It’s a fantastic idea which enables small businesses to get discovered and for you and me to find new and awesome places to shop. Well, it works! Last week, I was reading Rebecca’s review of the Brighton based company Evermade and saw they did a range of fun and funky pins. As soon as I saw the Only Fools And Horses pin it was in…

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I saw this idea on Em’s blog the other day and really liked it. It got me thinking about my firsts and a quick internet search found me this list of questions, I’ve added a few of my own too. Let’s go! Here is the ‘My First Time’ 30 Questions Tag. First app you check when you wake up in the morning? I always check my e-mails first (I actually have no idea why as nothing exciting ever arrives in the…

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