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2021: The Business Year

2021: The Business Year

As we leave 2020 behind (good riddance!), we embrace the new year with a positive mindset and intention. Rather than focusing on simple resolutions this year, we have decided to ask a group of incredible women what their business resolutions are for the upcoming year....

Three Things to get your Small Business New Year Ready

Three Things to get your Small Business New Year Ready

Ah, 2020. What a year for businesses. Closing, opening, re-opening, adapting, re-adapting, reshuffling and, to put it plainly, bravely getting on with it all even when things felt out of control. While the support for small businesses, both online and in real life,...

5 Business Women on their favourite Christmas Party Memory

5 Business Women on their favourite Christmas Party Memory

Ahh the Christmas party - weeks of preparation, 'what are you wearing?' chat in the office and a night of one too many glasses of prosecco, ghastly karaoke attempts with Graham from accounts and the day after conversations mainly consisting of 'did you see...?' and...

In Conversation with Tara’s Wonderworld

In Conversation with Tara’s Wonderworld

We are not going to lie, getting into the Christmas mood is particularly challenging this year, it's difficult to embrace the season as we usually would. However, we are extremely lucky to have a wonderful independent business here on The Squiggles Edit today - Tara's...

Friday Night Cheese Biscuits

Friday Night Cheese Biscuits

Happy Friday everyone. Whilst we're formally out of lockdown here in Wales, we thought we would still share this simple recipe in case you fancied doing a little cooking / baking at the weekend and, of course, for our English friends currently in lockdown. There is...

Three Initiatives to support this White Ribbon Day

Three Initiatives to support this White Ribbon Day

Today is White Ribbon Day. Despite the pandemic, and the tricky current context we are operating within, it is a vital responsibility to speak out and pledge to end violence against women. In fact, the pandemic has exacerbated narratives of violence, abuse and terror...

The Small Business Gift Guide

The Small Business Gift Guide

When it comes to festive gifting, the message is very clear - shop small, shop local, and most importantly, shop early if you can. Whilst getting into the festive spirit will undoubtedly be a little tricky this year, that desire for closeness, warmth and connection...

2020: 3 Ways to Escape

2020: 3 Ways to Escape

If 2020 has taught us anything is that taking time off, relaxing and focusing on our wellbeing is fundamental. With most of us currently in lockdown, and the weather making it challenging to enjoy our usual daily walks, we have decided to focus on what would actually...

Three Advent Calendars to Shop Right Now

Three Advent Calendars to Shop Right Now

Following an early wake up call and a super chilly morning spent reaching for the billionth cup of coffee (and let's be honest, a blanket as well!), it certainly feels like the Winter is truly and finally here. As you know by now, we're on a mission to squeeze the joy...