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    NZ Small Business Gift Guide

    Hey gorgeous! So it’s been several months since I’ve actually put anything up on the website as I’ve been focusing on growing our wee pēpi and so it’s been far easier to just truck along on social media. However! I know that last year’s gift guide was maaaaassively popular, so I’ve set out again to update it. Feedback was that people are mostly visual (no wonder IG and Pinterest are so popular!), so you all wanted more photos – so this year I’ve added a photo for all the businesses involved… you’re welcome! There are also some cheeky discount codes this time round too, because I know y’all love a…

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    Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

    Hello petals! It’s almost Mother’s Day (I know, sneaks up on us all every year, right?!), so it’s time to start thinking about ways to spoil the gorgeous mums in our lives. Now, while I know most mums (like myself) love handmade stuff from their kids (or families!), there are some amazing small NZ businesses out there; so if you’re going to go for a bought gift, I’d encourage you to think local! After the heart-warming popularity of my Christmas list, I thought why not curate another just purely for mums? Any excuse to discover some incredible new businesses, right?! This time though I gave businesses the option of adding…

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    Why I Blog

    Hello from the other side! I’m sorry it’s been a while lovelies. I’m not actually why I stopped writing proper posts – I just sort of got caught up in life. I struggled a bit mentally towards the end of last year, so thought I’d take a break over the festive season to spend time with my family and just regroup but then never really picked the ball back up. Writing is like any art or exercise – it’s easier to do if it’s a habit, if it’s done regularly. You need to be in the right head space, and I started getting blank page syndrome – then started doubting…