Join me at Blognic Bristol 28th June 2015

Blognic Bristol Invitation Square Crop

I’m organising Blognic Bristol on 28th June… I hope you can come! In the previous years Blognic London has been a lovely way to meet fellow bloggers, creatives and instagram friends in a welcoming and relaxed setting. And, since I’ve now moved to Bristol, I’m taking charge of bringing a sister event to our brilliant city with the… 

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Together again, ship-shape and Bristol fashion

Bethan and Joe take Decorator's Notebook to Portishead

We’re here! After 6 months running our business via Skype from opposite areas of the country – Bethan in Somerset and Joe in Newcastle – we’ve finally been reunited and have a new home, new office and bags of new energy in Bristol! We’re both loving being up to our eyeballs in Decorator’s Notebook (in… 

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My perfect day at The Ethicurean restaurant and Barley Wood walled garden

View from The Ethicurean Restaurant in spring - Decorator's Notebook blog

As a lover of all things seasonal, homegrown and foraged, The Ethicurean restaurant and Barley Wood walled garden has been on my ‘must visit list’ for a while, so I couldn’t believe my luck when a card popped into my letterbox last week from my gorgeous friend Emma and her husband Mike, inviting me to… 

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It don’t mean a thing (if it ain’t got that swing)

vintage swing dance

This weekend I’m having a go at something I’ve wanted to try for ages… lindy hop! I’m not feeling terribly optimistic I’ll be any good (quite frankly, even zumba is a stretch for me!) but I’m hoping to have a giggle whatever happens. I’m doing a two-day workshop organised by Swing Dance Bristol and I’ll… 

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Ten days of hellos and goodbyes

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A lot has happened while I’ve been away from here… … farewell Gingerline commute … farewell day job colleagues … farewell favourite shop … farewell other favourite shop … farewell Southbank skyline … farewell Crystal Palace Park … farewell first home sweet home … farewell lovely belongings … hello ice cold beer … hello four day… 

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