When I started blogging I had no idea how to use social media to increase my income. I started off keeping a low-key diary online, and eventually evolved into Kelly Allen Writer about 2 years ago. It’s taken me quite a while to understand how social media can help you make more of a living, but I know now that it can! How to Utilise Social Media Platforms for Your Blog Making money from social media…

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  I’m no expert when it comes to big business decisions, but I do have a gut instinct when it comes to decision making. Warren and I have had many business ideas, and making decisions can be pretty tough indeed. I would describe my blog as my business and each day I have to make important choices.   Big Business Decisions and How to Make Them I thought I’d pop together a few tips for…

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Camp Bestival is just around the corner and we are super excited to be Camp Bestival Ambassadors again this year (check out our shiny new badge on the sidebar ->). As usual there’s lots of fun and exciting things planned for this fantastic festival, including a celebration of gin, gin and more gin!   Love Gin? Love Camp Bestival! Rob & Josie’s Gin Festival has just been announced and it looks set to be a…

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  I think it’s really difficult to cope when you really and truly missing someone. Whether it’s because they live in another area or they’ve died, there are always those unexpected moments of deep pain and sorrow. I notice these moments often hit me in the gut. A song, an item of food or clothing… the little things that remind me of someone and I end up in tears. How to Cope When You’re Missing…

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  Recently we received our Tour de France #BostikBlogger box from Craft Merrily. We love getting creative, so we opened the box and had a good rummage before coming up with an idea. Warren was the brains behind this very cute (and inexpensive) craft, suitable for any age. Create a Family Cycling Picture for Tour de France Warren came up with this lovely craft idea whilst we were sat around our dining table (nicknamed the…

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