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Change is a foot...

  ...and an arm, a leg, a head, tummy and a cut little tush! Yes, I have come to that point in my year where I have to think long and hard about what I am doing. (And some days that includes putting one foot in front of the other.) As some of you are aware, I have a black dog (aka depression) that depending on its mood can be good on some days and bad on other. I also moved house with my menagerie of boys and animals into our 1930's Cottage, right next to a working farm. The move went well, but my head/black dog hasn't. I'm slowly catching up. I know it takes time, and when moving...

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Sir Thomas White Charity - Supporting Dress-a-Doll's Book Launch

Ruth Lord, who set up Dress-A-Doll in Lutterworth with the help of a Sir Thomas White Loan Charity loan, is now set to launch a series of children’s books to go alongside her custom dolls. Collaborating with a published author, Ruth has planned to have three books published – which focus on stories based around a young girl named Aimee who owns three dolls: Megan, Annie and Mabel. From next year the books, which will be published by 3P Publishing, will be available to purchase as part of a package or individually. To help illustrate the stories, Ruth is also looking for a girl aged 7 to 9 to play ‘Aimee’ for a set of photographs to be used within the...

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