Bridport Market

I mentioned ages ago that I had been shortlisted in Make Your Mark in the Market … after a lot of stressful events I FINALLY did my first trading day today. I have no car at the moment and we had no sitter and the market I was assigned was over an hour away!!! So the whole Moo family was up at 5:30 getting dressed and ready for the market we arrived at 7:30 and was assigned our pitch. I didn’t take as much stuff as I would normally but with M&M in the car space suddenly becomes limited! I… View Post

Testing Testing 1,2,3 …..

I am 29 years old and 2010 sees me turning 30! Ekkk! Together with my very supportive and utterly fabulous partner David (Daddy Moo), our two beautiful children, 3 year old son Charlie (MOO) and 1 year old daughter Megan, we live in rural Dorset. I spent my pre-child life as a Nursery School Manager, after having travelled a bit (where Daddy Moo and I met! Living the high life as holiday reps in Turkey) I set upon my career in childcare and started doing a Bsc Degree with the Open University (which I still am completing now! When I… View Post

A mum’s guide to networking on and offline

Networking is vital for small businesses. It’s a free and fun way to promote yourself. And, in this technical world, it exists in different flavours and for all kinds of people – even the shy! When I first started my business, I felt intimidated and too inexperienced to go to networking events. I was, and still am, a full-time mum to Charlie (3 years old) and Megan (1 years old). Time is of the essence, and sometimes networking just isn’t an option for mums. Like breakfast meetings. Who wants to babysit at 7am?! Social networking So I joined the world… View Post