Why not have a go at painting furniture?

Why not have a go at painting furniture?

  Several years ago I had a collection of mismatched bedroom furniture and other odds and ends and so thought I’d have a go at painting some of them. I was immediately hooked! I used Annie Sloan chalk paint as I’d heard a lot about it and everyone said it was...
Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – Day 4

Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – Day 4

We’ve talked a lot today about home office working and how everyone is finding it. In our house we have to have some rules because there are two of us working in the office and my daughter is ‘working’ in the kitchen. She has Uni assignments to do, so she says. In...
Top ten things to achieve whilst self-isolating

Top ten things to achieve whilst self-isolating

With the Coronavirus present, as a small business we want to make sure our employees and network are looking after themselves during this time. It can be strange suddenly leaving your usual working pattern and not being able to do some of the things you have done...
Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – Day 2

Life under the Coronavirus Cloud – Day 2

OK, so we have to make a plan. I have to work at home and get my head round maybe not going out again until Christmas, at least. That’s tough. I am utterly useless at sitting still. I spend a couple of days most weeks in London, networking (AKA drinking coffee/wine...
Use this awful weather to make a difference to your house sale!

Use this awful weather to make a difference to your house sale!

If you’re thinking of selling your house this year use this awful spell of wet and cold weather to prepare your property. Giving yourself plenty of time to do all those jobs you’ve never got round to doing is far better than rushing round at the last minute as you...