May 26th this year I posted a blog about “The Dream vs Reality”, how I achieved my dream, but then realised that my dream wasn’t really what I wanted, and that was OK. Good advice to myself – I’ll take it. (feel free to go back and read it, it was quite raw to be brutally honest when I re read it myself). So six … Continue reading The “Sabb-at-ical”…..
Recently a 2012 Facebook memory popped up a post about how I was in town admiring a container shop and how one day I was going to have a retail store of my own, living the dream! Fast forward 6 years and there was the sign going up in High St, my dream had become a reality, fast forward another 14 months and there my dream … Continue reading The Dream vs Reality
There have been more times than I care to admit when I have felt like giving up lately. When I have felt like I have lost my identity in my work, my relationship, my role as a parent and simply just felt lost in life in general, and I know that I am not alone. It doesn’t mean at all that my life is doomed, … Continue reading Remember why you started…..
Every now and then I have little panic moments where I think to myself, Rach what the hell have you done! Why would you open your store in the middle of a town being rebuilt, where there is nothing but construction and change going on all around you. Every now and then….the definition of these four words mean occasionally, so I have just outright lied … Continue reading Every Now and Then….
The winter blues can hit you unexpectedly sometimes, your tired, the weather is a little dull and life well it can have a way of throwing you around like a rag doll and proping you back up just as fast, so when you come across something that turns a switch on inside you, even if its just for a second you grab it, and that … Continue reading Skull Candy – love love love
We are working with an awesome NZ business and we can now supply custom made “Image on Glass” Artwork & wait for it….SPLASHBACKS! Continue reading “It’s all about splashbacks”
I love restoring and upholstering old pieces of furniture to give them a new lease on life. Their own ‘Cinderella’ story. Check out my online store or pop and see my store at 181 High Street, Christchurch. Continue reading Retro is the new modern