Author Archives: Huma

September favourites

Autumn is my favourite time of year. September was a crazy month of belated sunshine followed by endless monsoon-like rain (picture above taken when the sky turned black crossing Alexandra Palace in the middle of the day). We took a … Continue reading

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Things I’m learning about running a business

Don’t rush into it without thinking it through. Do rush into it (else you will never make it happen) Don’t be hasty choosing a business name… …But it also doesn’t matter if you do change it. Do it sooner rather … Continue reading

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Book review: Station Eleven, Emily St John Mandel

High-fives. I’ve managed to finish reading another book. When my best friend first told me to read Station Eleven, and I asked her what it was about, she said: “It’s set in the future. It’s about this group of actors, … Continue reading

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September – six things to look forward to

  Exciting new developments over at my shop, the Quiet store, with new accessories and homeware range launching very soon More family birthdays My little boy starts nursery Cosying down for autumn (follow my pinterest board) My local bookshop starts … Continue reading

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Shop updates

After working all bank holiday weekend, we revamped my little shop’s website, did mini-photoshoots at home and have new products in stock and new ranges on the way. I don’t want to make this blog all about my business, but … Continue reading

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