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I've taken to making trips out into the back garden to see how my many bulbs are coming up. Not usually one to wish my life away but like most I am looking forward to Spring. I planted a whole host of new tuplips, sick of always forgetting to, of course last year I had more time to think and plan. My next project in the garden is growing some green beans, I've drawn myself a plan of how and when to sew the seeds and make sure I get all the equipment I need. It's been a busy but...

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I have to stop myself sometimes, coming up with more and more ideas and other times, I have to really put my thinking cap on. A new client I'm working with who owns a new health and fitness website needed a fresher look, so we started with the logo, ''the very best place to start...'' you see it's not my decision which logo the client chooses. I always offer my opinion, but I'd never insist that someone had to choose my favourite design. We started with an overall 'this is how your website could look' with an example of a logo and fresher...

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Very pleased to announce our latest project for The Lockdown Studio is now live. I became rather excited when I went to speak to Darren and Sasha about Darren's new  sound and recording studio in Melton Mowbray. It is very impressive and I remember saying 'I can see it all now in my mind' and that was it. Darren had designed the logo himself but we gave it a little tweak adding the sound waves. We were all on the same page from the start and it ran very smoothly. Darren asked me to come up with ways he could promote...

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  Its only been 3 days! How can 3 days feel like 2 weeks? and how do I regain my mojo after Christmas? So then... I officially closed on Wed 23rd Dec and today is the 28th, including the weekend, I only had two workdays off for Christmas, not including the much quieter week I will have this week and New Year.Usually, we would be away skiing and I would be stealing hours from my morning, late afternoons and messages on my phone to keep on top of things, but this year as travel is out of the question, I...

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Two websites to complete before Christmas, it was 3, one launched yesterday, the other later this week and the 3rd one now on hold until the new year. All 3 customers were looking for the same thing, a simple, great looking easy to navigate online presence. Shopify was the answer. The first site to go live for Vintage Pieces has already received 4 online orders in the first morning, supported by heavy Instagram advertising. Well done Justine! ''Thank you for being a superstar support! Hugely appreciated'' Justine Smiley Jones at www.vintagepieces.co.uk It is such a great feeling doing a good...

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