10 Jul 15

Let’s talk postage

As a seller I know it’s not always possible to meet me in person or do a collection from the studio so postage is where it’s at.

I’ve not really done a post specifically about postage before but selling online you very quickly become familiar with the postage system and the best prices for the weights of parcels that are regularly dispatched from the studio.
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29 May 15

The joy of tea

Tea is such a major thing in our house, somehow its a great year-round drink from refreshing in summer to comforting in winter. Sometimes I wonder how anyone got things done before tea was discovered!

It’s a very British thing to love tea quite so much. Somehow it appears in contemporary pop culture quite often from Hitchhikers Guide and the creation of the Impossible Improbability Drive to it’s appearance in Wallace and Gromit cartoons. At the same time though its a very hotly debated topic – brewing in cups vs a teapot, how much milk, and if it should be milk first in the cup or tea first. Honestly it’s a uniquely British ever so slightly polite minefield.
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