The Cornish Christmas Gift List.

A Penny’s Lane Cornish Christmas Gift List is well overdue. I can’t figure out why I didn’t write one before, but there we go. I’ve got to admit, it proved to be a challenge because there’s so many amazing creatives and independent businesses in Cornwall. It was hard to know where to start and then

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How To Manage Comparison & Keep Your Focus

Comparison in life is pretty inevitable. It feels even more prevalent on Instagram, where we see glimpses of other people’s lives and successful creative business ventures. Some comparisons can be positive and motivating, while others can leave us feeling discontent and invalid. Slipping into the comparison trap can feel really unpleasant. It conjures up uneasy

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Elderflower Picking and Reminiscing at Pendower

A few years ago, I went elderflower picking with my mum. This resulted in her making some delicious and refreshing homemade cordial. Every May to June, when elderflower’s in abundance in Cornwall, I promise myself I’ll do the same. I’ve obviously waited a few years for the idea to imbue because this is the first

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