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February Half Term

well, it's over - I've just about survived apart from a weekend of feeling sick, sick, sick (but thankfully not something transferred over to the k...

To infinity and beyond - a trip to the Science Museum

[caption id="attachment_299" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Staring at Earth"][/caption] The world is a pretty fascinating place, especia...

Scamp Baby Gifts does Reetsweet at the Corn Exchange

On Sunday 6th February Scamp from the North set up shop at the beautifully revamped Corn Exchange in Leeds. Reetsweet the newest and coolest of des...

An East End kind of a day

[caption id="attachment_271" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Fabrications"] [/caption] Our Patterned Hand fabric shop, Broadway Marke...

Face Painting - the Year of the Rabbit

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Gong Xi Fa Cai as my son says

[caption id="attachment_261" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Enter the Dragon"][/caption] My son is at a Chinese Nursery and had today off...

Blue Daisy

When my children were a little bit younger my favourite shop for buying essentials (and a few 'just because I like them') kind of things was Blue ...

A bake-a-do sort of afternoon

[caption id="attachment_249" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Mixy mixing"][/caption] Sunday early evening, too early for bath and bed, too...

Cream Eggs - it's that time of year again

I know Christmas has just gone but in the world of online shops you are always needing to think of at least the next big event ahead, way ahead of ...

Oh the glamour

I headed off this morning for an exciting couple of hours as I set up a Scamp stall inside My Sugarland (a beautiful vintage clothes shop near Ange...

Look away if you are a friend of mine born in January!

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A make a do day

Yesterday was a day for making which really makes me happy.  I have been surprised at how much of my time is taken up on the computer and doing adm...