Re-imagining the World One Mouthful at a Time . . . . .

Wentworth Garden Centre, Rotherham

01 October 2018

I took the recommendation from @TripsWithATot’s Blog and took Alice for our first day out at Wentworth Garden Centre (WGC) in Rotherham and what a wonderful hidden gem it is! A venue with beautiful landscaped gardens, extensive range of plants & giftware and a humongous gift shop brimming full of Yorkshire & foodilicious goodies! They

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posted under: Trips with Alice

The importance of keeping self-creative

23 June 2018

Self-initiated projects are a great way of showing off your creative thought processes and what you are capable of – it’s also a great way to show you’re passionate about the industry. We designers shy away from creating our own self-initiated projects because we’re afraid that if the brief isn’t real, it doesn’t count OR

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Planet Pot – Sheffield

01 June 2018

If you’re anything like me – love being out and about in the city discovering new eateries, things to do and seeing beautiful items in real life then today’s post’s for you. Now that Alice is at the stage where she is keen to discover new things and staying awake longer, I took her to

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posted under: Sheffield, Trips with Alice

Magic Number Three

26 April 2018

This month our little lady turned six months! Every month really does get slightly easier, better and so much more fun. We feel so incredibly proud of what we’ve achieved over the last six months and I must admit, at some points it has felt extremely slow and every day that went by would seem

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posted under: Daily Musings

Printable Chinese New Year Envelopes

11 February 2018

Did you know February 16th is Chinese New Year? and 2018 is the Year of the Dog. Lai See envelopes known as ‘red packets’/‘lai see’/‘hongbao’, are given out to children & unmarried adults with various amounts of cash in them for Chinese New Year. Today I have an easy DIY lai see envelope tutorial for

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Our Greatest Gift

31 December 2017

Never have I ever been so besotted with anyone like I am with this girl. Yes, I can finally say, this is my daughter Alice Autumn Sen Man Chan {Sen 善 meaning ‘kind-hearted’ and Man 文 meaning ‘literature, culture, worldly, language’ in Chinese}  – who arrived safely on 15th October. And my goodness, I love

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