Shop Small – The Small Indie Xmas Gift Guide 2019 (PART 2)

Nov 28th, 2019 Gift Lists, Small Talk Bean 35 min read

Good Evening! Here’s the second installment of my Small Indie Gift Guide. On Sunday, I shared 20 small indie businesses and gift ideas, as recommended by a whole host of Instagrammers and bloggers, big and small. And tonight, rather than just share my own favourite small indie businesses, most of whom *have* at some point over the past couple of years supported me and sent me…


Shop Small – The Small Indie Xmas Gift Guide 2019 (PART 1)

Nov 24th, 2019 Gift Lists, Small Talk, Sunday 7 Bean 39 min read

Hello! It’s that time of year guys… we are fast approaching the biggest shopping weekend of the year: Black Friday is coming. Which means, in my bid to support the little guys out there, who really struggle to compete with the big guns out there, at this time of year… I usually publish a Small Business Gift Guide as an anti-black Friday ‘protest’ I suppose….


Alternative Gift Guide for Fashionistas

Nov 21st, 2016 Gift Lists, Small Talk Bean 14 min read

So… there are a great many things I want, primarily for my home… however, I spend every spare hard earned eBay penny on clothing & shoes. Fact. And for my birthday in the summer, I have no qualms in requesting more clothing bits and bobs, even though I buy for myself all year round. However, at Christmas, I’m the classic “can’t think of anything I…