I have been mulling over in my mind for a few days how to start this blog.
I dont want to write an epic adventure (unless Hollywood comes a knockin!), but I want to share with people a bit of the back round stuff which makes me the person who I am today, which makes my shop make sense!.
Now this being a Christmas forum having a year round Christmas shop will make perfect sense to many of you but to those who do not hold Christmas dear in their hearts, I am a crazy person.
So a little bit about who I am...
I was born and spent my childhood years in and around The New Forest and Somerset, England. moving when I was 12 to Brecon in Mid Wales.
Since then I have lived in Dublin, Ireland and Chicago, Illinois and Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
I have travelled widely through mainland Europe and dipped my toe in the exciting distant lands of Malaysia.
But as they say "home is where the heart is" and my heart lies here in the...