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356 Grateful

Posted by Clare Brookes on Thursday, January 2, 2014,
So Yesterday evening as soon as I posted my blog and my thankfulness a friend in Oz posted back on fb, asking had I seen this project, it's called 365 Grateful by Hailey Bartholomew.

This is a beautiful project. Rather than trying to explain, this is what Hailey has written:

"It all began back In 2008. I was feeling really down. It seems strange now to say that because I can't think of a good reason why I should have been, but I know I felt incredibly out of sorts with life. It was like I k...
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Happy New Year!!

Posted by Clare Brookes on Wednesday, January 1, 2014,
Happy New Year my lovelies!

I hope you are all looking forward to a fabbytastic year and making a lovely long list of resolutions. It's a good time of year to look inward too, to reflect on the year gone by. I think it's a good time to be thankful.

I had an exhibition which went pretty well. I decided to stop making craft and doing markets, and focus purely on painting and drawing. That was pretty painful as I love making stuff, I love doing the garlands, sewing things, I love markets, but I lo...
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Look back and count your blessings

Posted by Clare Brookes on Wednesday, January 9, 2013,
Hello my darlings. I hope the week is being kind to you. Here it is, "Hump Day" or Wednesday as it is better known. Who's looking forward to the weekend?

When I look back at the manic year streaming out behind me I can't believe how much I did. I learnt to drive and passed my tests, put on a huge street part with 2 friends, kids craft days all thru the Summer, a carol singing evening with mulled wine and a solstice party just before Christmas. The bijoux girl started school and I started a new...
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Happy New Year xx

Posted by Clare Brookes on Monday, January 7, 2013,
Happy New Year my lovelies & I hope it truly is a happy one for you!

Time to make our New Year's Resolutions. Have you made yours? I usually make tons, knowing that so many of them will fall by the wayside. Many are business-based, this year, to help me grow my little art business. I have some important ones that come up each year, and here they come again:
  • This year I will try to listen more
  • This year I will be less self-centered
  • This year I will hug people more

I remember when I was younger I ma...
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