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Shop Independent: A Christmas Gift Guide

I love Christmas. There, I’ve said it. I love it. The music, the tatty, fusty tinsel that coms out year after year, the twinkly lights, the cheesy films; the promise of that perfect Christmas day.…

December 4, 2017
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travel

Our Weekend Wanders: Reawick beach

Living somewhere like Shetland can be difficult. Having grown up here, I never thought I would settle at home. It felt too small, too parochial, the weather and long dark winters drove me insane and I often felt bored, frustrated with the lack of…

July 7, 2017
Dealing with life pressure
life

Creative blocks and dealing with pressure

There are lots of blog posts I want to write. Lots of creative ideas are buzzing around my head, sparked off from other bits of things I’ve heard or read lately.…

April 14, 2017
Shetland seas
life

On opinions

This has been a strange week, as national politics go. “Strange” doesn’t really cut it, I know, but I can’t find any other word.…

March 31, 2017
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motherhood

Social media baby: the ethical dilemma

How many times have you opened social media to find you've been tagged in a photo that you wished you hadn't? I sometimes wonder how the babies of today will feel when they discover the internet. And specifically, their faces all over it.…

January 4, 2017