So. How Was Your Holiday?

So. How was Your holiday

Five very simple words. Five words that we’ve all used when a co-worker or family member returns from holiday. Whether we’ve been genuinely interested in their time away or not! “Nice”, “Lovely” and “relaxing” are all words that I’ve found myself using before when returning from travels. Shortly followed by, “it’s great to be back in my own bed” and “I’ve … Read More

Beach Hut Life: My January (2018) RoundUp

Beach Hut life My January 2018 RoundUp

Hey, fellow hutters!  Hope you are having a fab Saturday morning? Grab that cuppa and dive into the latest in our beach hut world!     Beach Hut Life: My January (2018) RoundUp What’s Been Going on At Millie’s Beach Huts: We welcomed our 30th Millie’s Beach Hut Club Member – just last week, we welcomed our 30th member to Millie’s Beach … Read More

Beach Hut Life: My December (2017) RoundUp

Beach Hut Life (December 2017)

Hey, fellow hutters!  Hope you are having a fab Saturday morning? Grab that cuppa and dive into the latest in our beach hut world! Beach Hut Life: My December (2017) RoundUp What’s Been Going On At Millie’s Beach Huts: Gift Vouchers: Our Last Post Date – these have been flying out over the last couple of weeks with one customer … Read More

Beach Hut Life: My October (2017) RoundUp

October Beach Hut Life

Hey, fellow hutters and welcome to our first Beach Hut Life! This is a roundup of all things happening in our beach hut life and hope that you enjoy it over the months and years to come! But as you can expect, as the days get shorter, our updates, emails, blogs and news frequency will slow down a little in comparison to … Read More

2017 Spirit of Summer Photo Competition – Call for Sponsors

2017 Spirit of Summer Photo Competition

Our yearly photo competition is back and we’re looking for like-minded business to work with as sponsors. As one of two annual competitions that we run, our Spirit of Summer Photo competition is a great opportunity to support the beach hut lover community.  And don’t forget those budding photographers who are out and about capturing memories during the summer months.   … Read More

Did Dating Just Get Harder? Life as an Entrepreneur

Did dating just get harder? Life as an Entrepreneur

Today marks 18 months of being single and if I’m honest, I’ve been avoiding the whole subject. Yep that big word beginning with D has been on my list of topics I’ve been avoiding.   Well ok, maybe I haven’t quite avoided it.  I did sign up to Match.com about 8 months ago. However, after a couple of days of … Read More

My Journey to Malawi: 15 month countdown!

Chats with my brother are always ‘interesting’: Hey Alex. Next October, would you mind looking after Millie for 9 days or so?  You know, October 2018? My brother Alex, responds with Errr, yep. Why? I take a deep breath, because he’s the first person I’ve really told.  And well.  It makes it real. Because I’m off to Malawi. Two seconds … Read More

Inspirational Women: Erika Napoletano

ERika Napoletano CMA Live 2017

As I sit down to write this post, just one week ago Erika Napoletano was closing her keynote speech at CMA Live 2017. She was the only female keynote out of four during the two days and it was a paid speaking gig.  I hate the fact I have to say it was paid but the reality is that when it comes … Read More

How to Get Donations for a Charity Raffle from small businesses

How to Get Donations for a Charity Raffle from small businesses

You’re a volunteer and you’ve been tasked with drumming up donations for a raffle.  Whether it’s a school event being run by a PTA or for a charity you work in, it takes a LOT of effort.  You’ve just spent several hours, looking up businesses and dropping out emails and Facebook messages to ask for donations.  You sit back and … Read More