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Loughton Scarecrow Trail 2022 – Our Entry

Loughton Scarecrow Trail 2022 – Our Entry

When? 18-26 June inclusive - walk the trail any time during these dates! Where to get a map Weekend days: between 10am and 4pm at All Saints' Church, Loughton Weekdays: between 10am and 12noon, and 2pm-4pm, from 28 London Road, Loughton We're a large-ish village...

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Loughton Scarecrow Trail 2022 – Our Entry

Loughton Scarecrow Trail 2022 – Our Entry

When? 18-26 June inclusive - walk the trail any time during these dates! Where to get a map Weekend days: between 10am and 4pm at All Saints' Church, Loughton Weekdays: between 10am and 12noon, and 2pm-4pm, from 28 London Road, Loughton We're a large-ish village...

The May 2022 Brand Blog – Utility Warehouse

The May 2022 Brand Blog – Utility Warehouse

Bring down the cost of your utility bills every month, just by shopping as normal. Has there ever been a better time? This magic happens with Utility Warehouse, and we signed up through Chrissie and Bruce Wingrave – the Queen and King of Customer Care.   It...

The April 2022 Brand Blog – Busy Women Networking

The April 2022 Brand Blog – Busy Women Networking

More than a place to meet clients – Busy Women Networking is good for the soul What does the word “networking” bring to mind? Before I had a business, my picture was heavily influenced by the 80s - yuppies and bankers in red braces, bragging to each other about how...

Unusual Copywriting Jobs

Unusual Copywriting Jobs

As a copywriter, I can create whatever you need for your business - web content, marketing emails, blog posts, business award entries - probably the sort of jobs that might spring to mind when you think about what I do. But I’ve had a few unusual copywriting jobs too,...

The Beauty of Kids’ Love Letters

The Beauty of Kids’ Love Letters

When I was in the market for such things, if two kids became an item it was known as “going out” with someone – but according to the older child, that is So Old, and the kids call it “dating” now... which I thought came from the 1950s... anyway, it’s been a turbulent...

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We are all stories in the end – and it’s the season to tell them

Samhain in the Pagan and Celtic traditions; Dia de los Muertos in Mexico; Pangangaluluwa in the Philippines; All Souls Day in Christianity; the Hungry Ghost Festival in Hong Kong. Folklore and belief from all over the world at this time of year seems to agree on one...

Four things I’m changing on social media

Whether you use social media for business, pleasure or both, you probably know that your posts aren't guaranteed to reach everyone who follows you - and sometimes, it feels like hardly any! The algorithm that they apply to every post – Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and...

Let’s stop being nasty about other women

Pre-read explanatory note: I'm not sure what I wanted to do with this post really, but here it is. I've written it and rewritten it a few times, and I'm still not sure it's right. I don't want it to come across all preachy and mansplainy, because I'm well aware that...

An Introvert’s Guide to Networking

If you’re a raging introvert like me, then starting your own business and working on your own is a natural fit. The office environment was fine and I did it for 12 years: but for an introvert, interacting with people all day long whenever they feel like talking to you...

Business Awards – why you should definitely enter them

I had a brand new experience last night – I attended the SME Buckinghamshire Business Awards 2018. It was a black tie event, and the last time I went to one of those, it was a Scottish ceilidh. I really had no idea what to expect from a business event, although I was...

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