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At Least Twelve Things To Watch When You Are Feeling Slumpy

July 30, 2015
Madonna + Rosanna

Sometimes, when you are feeling in a bit of a fug, the best thing to do is get under a blanket and watch something restorative. I talk about this quite a bit in my book. Aside from the whole ‘get out there and get moving’ thing I’ve got going on, I’m a very serious devotee of the blanket/hot tea/telly triangle of comfort. You don’t always have to fight slump with movement. Sometimes slump really wants to be surrendered to and…

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Why You Should Support This Project (Even If It’s Just A Bright Idea Right Now!)

July 25, 2015
Tigress Magazine

I get it. Crowd funding. Hm. It can be hard to get behind something that’s just an idea. Maybe you are worried that it will go on to NOT reflect the kinds of things you are into. Maybe you are worried the thing might not work out. That the people involved might not be skilled/reliable enough to realise the dream? Or maybe you are worried that it won’t turn out as great as you thought and that’s a reflection on you?…

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52 Hellos : Week 26

July 6, 2015
jo feature

  A little bit of a crafty-meets-Blog-With-Pip instalment of 52Hellos this week. A letter from Jo! Not only did Jo push perfection aside and just write a gosh-darned card already… she sent me some NAIL ART stickers which I am totally enamoured by. Add a Marie Kondo reference and smattering of Grey’s Anatomy and this is a perfectly, imperfect hello! Love it. May you patch many a hole, Jo! May your hooking be successful and snug. Thank you for writing to me.…

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