Colchester, Uncategorized

BBC Essex: Colchester

I was invited on to BBC Essex to talk to Jodie Halford, along with several other amazing Colchesterians  (of which I was thrilled to notice the majority of which invited were women including the amazing Veryhungryfaerpillar above!) we were talking about two of my favourite subjects Colchester and vintage!  I love my home town and having the oportunity to bang…

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Colchester, Events

In Praise of Colchester

Today I was reminded of an article I featured in three years ago about Colchester- I was all about how amazing my hometown was, you could not have a conversation with me without me dropping in how much I loved this town- I even featured in a video about how much I loved this town.  That love in part was based…

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Entertainment Policy

I had a really surprising phone call this week from a musician and it got me thinking about events and entertainers. They shouldn't be expected to play for free, and as such we are setting up an artist's policy for all Dotted Fox events going forward where we promise to pay all entertainers….every event has a budget and we may…

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Personal growth

Amazon Life

I love Amazon, but it feels like its becoming a life coach of sorts, an auto fixer of problems! Baby won’t sleep? Can’t move business to next level? Marriage breaking down? A model of a Lionfish?  Vitamin deficiency? Need a World War II home guard outfit?  A poster of a specific algae at A1 scale?  No problem.  Amazon it.  It’s the…

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International Women’s Day

The concept of International Women’s Day is one I love.  For those who still aren’t sure what it is, it is a day celebrating women’s achievements of all types, and the day serves as a focal point for pushing for the women’s rights and equality.   Whatever the state of the world and gender equality has been in the past, whatever…

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