Author Archives: Becs

Why the rat-race isn’t for me

I had an epiphany. We don’t need to force ourselves in rigid square boxes and work in the traditional nine to five in order to make a viable living. In fact, nine to five is not going to make many … Continue reading

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Healthy snacking – Fit & Trim bars

I’ve been lucky enough to be sent some Fit & Trim bars to try. Yum! Now although I’m not an advocate of missing meals or meal replacement diet plans, there are times in my busy schedule when I just want … Continue reading

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Finding your truth – Sunday joy

For years Sunday evening has for me, and many of my friends, been tinged with a slight feeling of melancholy. Melancholy about having to get up early on Monday and trudge, often in the dark, back to the office, to … Continue reading

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I quit!

I’m excited to introduce the first in a series of guest blogs on Another bite of the cherry, from my good friend (and sister!) Stephanie Miller. Stephanie has degree in psychology, and in this compelling piece talks about a topic … Continue reading

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Positive thaughts and life-changing experiences

The power of positive thinking is a phrase often bandied around, without much thought for what it actually means, and how, exactly, can we harness this power? This is something I have been thinking a lot about recently. My life … Continue reading

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Alternative recipe for left-over turkey

The season of good will, mulled wine and turkey in abundance is well and truly upon us.  Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas in my household without the traditional turkey with all the trimmings. We always get a big bird from … Continue reading

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Christmas shopping take 2#

I wanted to talk about the Blog and Buy Sale Christmas Wishlist.  This is a fantastic website supporting British and handmade gifts for Christmas. Showcasing over 250 amazing gift ideas, all of the products featured are designed and handmade with … Continue reading

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Christmas markets and shopping locally

Ashton Court Producers Market in Bristol This year it’s been all about shopping locally and supporting artisans for me.  There is something really wonderful about spending a Saturday afternoon browsing market stalls and hunting for the perfect gift, for my … Continue reading

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Natural moisturising balm from Wild Sage & Co

Over the years I have become increasingly aware of all the chemicals and nasties that are used in conventional moisturisers.  Look on the back of even the most gentle of products designed for sensitive dry skin and you will still … Continue reading

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Morning inspiration

I’m lucky enough to have grown up near to the sea, and although I now live in a city, Bristol is on the waterfront so if I need a daily dose of soothing water I can just pop down to … Continue reading

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