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Feeling a tad bleak?

Feeling a tad bleak?

After rather a bleak few weeks of national news, a Facebook post made me resolve to carry on feeling positive... 'Random acts of kindness are a means by which we make a deliberate attempt to brighten another person's day by doing something thoughtful, nice, and caring. Believe in the power of kindness to change the way people see and experience the world' Load of hippy liberal nonsense? Maybe you think that and nobody is going to blame you, with terrorist attacks dominating the news the world can seem like a very harsh place. I despair along with you at the news some days and...

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The SherbetBox Survey Results!

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The SherbetBox Survey Results!

The SherbetBox is a year old - that flew past super quick! So I thought it was the perfect time to ask everyone what they thought so far, what they liked and didn't like so much about the SherbetBox with the aim of making it even better for everyone... So I sent a survey out (Survey Monkey is a great tool for this) and got bucket loads of replies which have really helped me to form a plan for ways I can improve the SherbetBox over the next year. The first thing you notice when you put out a survey...

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London Stationery Show 2017

London Stationery Show 2017

A work trip to town for the day to be surrounded by all the latest stationery? Oh if you insist... This week saw me jump on a train to the Business Design Centre in Islington to attend the first day of the London Stationery Show, a trade only event held every year. It's a chance to see latest trends as well as find lovely new products and suppliers - although most of the Sherbet Lane stationery is produced in house there are still a few bits and bobs to be bought in for the SherbetBox, such as pens and pencils. The...

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It's National Stationery Week!

It's National Stationery Week!

Did you realise it is National Stationery Week didn't you??! Every year the stationery world celebrates with a week long promotion of your love of stationery and there have been events, special promotions and giveaways from many stationery companies. You still have time to enter many, pop along to all the usual social media sites and search for #NationalStationeryWeek or #NatStatWeek so see what you can find! Of course we are joining in and I have spent the morning wrapping up prizes and sending them out to winners - check the #SherbetBox Facebook Group, and the Sherbet Lane Instagram and...

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Indoor Easter Egg Hunt - free printables!

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Indoor Easter Egg Hunt - free printables!

Who's up for an indoor Easter Egg Hunt?! My two boys used to love our Easter Egg Hunts, each year I would have to think of more and more clever hiding places and elaborate clues to get them racing round the house to discover their stash of chocolate eggs. Sadly now they are teenagers, taller than me and lacking any enthusiasm to carry on fun family traditions with Mum so I am going to have to pass on the job to those of you who still have sweet little children who will be excited to find that the Easter Bunny has been... To make...

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