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"Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again." - C.S. Lewis

There has been many a discussion on the kinds of products we wanted to offer as we've grown from an travelling afternoon tea and event planner, into a fully fledged store (there is much more to come - you'll see!) but the one thing that did always stick with us, was the value of taking time out and gathering with friends and loved ones (the irony of this year has not been lost on us!)

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We Stayed In A Hobbit House

Hi all! It’s been a while! With everything that’s been going on in the world lately, we thought it was good opportunity to show you a little of our previous (non-essential) isolation from a slightly more carefree time a few weeks ago. As wannabe minimalists - which can be tricky with all that vintage china! & wannabe owners of their own Hobbit House out in the woods one day - which might prove difficult as Dan is 6’4”! - we thought we’d test out our would-be lifestyle courtesy of somebody who has taken the step! We have a HUGE LOTR fan in our party, which helped to make the decision as to whether we opted for the Hobbit House or...

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The One Where We Went To Friendsfest!

So - The greatest show ever turned 25 this week! So we thought it was the perfect timing for us to show you our shenanigans from last month’s Friendsfest adventures! It’s something we’ve wanted to do since Friendsfest began, but timing/ticket sellouts/general being a grownup meaning we’re never able to get our friends together in one place (something that Friends led us to believe was always going to be super easy!) always got in the way in previous years. However, the fact that our favourite show ever turns 25 this year (& at least I was only 4 when it began, which means I’m not THAT old - however this is the year when we all turn 30, except youthful...

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Oz-iversary! 2 Years on, A Celebration of Our Adventures Over The Rainbow For Autism Awareness!

The winds are picking up & any moment now I feel as though we’re going to go spiralling into another dimension! Better get the bubble wrap & start wrapping up the teapots. Speaking of, the latest Oz film is on & they’re at the part with the teapot village. Dream town Dan says. He’s not very wrong. Quite fitting then, that it’s only 2 days away from our 2 year anniversary of one of the biggest events we’ve pulled off to date! Our Wizard of Oz open day in honour of supporting Autism Awareness. 2 years ago, on a rainy & slightly blustery day in the middle of Sutton Coldfield, we packed our bag (boot-fulls!) of tricks, including a specially...

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