When I heard the Staffordshire Police were recruiting a Staffie, I was absolutely made up. Police Dog Cooper has joined the force and has become one of only three Staffie police dogs in the UK. The breed receives a lot of bad press, but this was a step in a more positive direction for bully breeds.

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I love tea. I love cake. I love Disney.

Sarah at The Rabbit Hole Tea Rooms has combined all three to create the wackiest, most adorable tea room.

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I was never a hat person until recently. I never thought I could pull them off, being totally honest. I started simple with a beret, that I test-wore in Italy. I moved on to a slightly more brave bakerboy hat, with a little encouragement from Sparrowhawk. Then along came Brimstone.

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I’m forever buying cheap Sainsbury’s flowers to fill my home with a bit of colour in spring and summer. If I’m not buying them  for myself,…

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Vintage tasselled lampshades hang from the ceilings and an assortment of antique photographs and paintings hang in gilded frames on walls wrapped in crap 70’s wallpaper. The eccentric interior could belong to one place and one place only in Staffordshire – Cappello Lounge.

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Lush had always been my go-to for anything bath related, but that might just have to change now Bliss has come along.

I became more aware of Bomb Cosmetics when my friend Alice became a brand ambassador and had one of her bath bomb designs manufactured.

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Gin is my jam. Beer? Not my poison of choice. But my local gin hub On Tap was holding a Meet the Brewery event and I just couldn’t say no.

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