The Runawaykiwi Empire

The Runawaykiwi Empire

Happy Birthday Zeal & Heart

It is Zeal & Heart’s first birthday! Oh how time flies when you spend your evenings hunched over an engraving machine. Zeal and Heart is my business baby; I started Z&H wanting to not only make money from it, but also to be nice and creative and steal as much of my own product as […]

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Travel

Turns out I ski better drunk (but probably not)

It snowed in London last week, did anyone tell you? There was the initial sparkling magic, then the commuter panic and now the recriminations about why weren’t better prepared. Just the normal British weather cycle really. In the midst of it all I was scheduled to go to a snow themed event that had been […]

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Zeal & Heart update

I really like reading behind the scenes from small business ventures so I thought it might be interesting to give you a little Zeal & Heart update. It’s now been four months since I decided to take the risk and import an engraving machine, and thankfully I still think it’s a good idea. I mean […]

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Personal
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Introducing Zeal & Heart

I realise that using the internet as a Magic 8 Ball might not be the best idea. But when a girl is drunk on stolen gin and alone in a Berlin hotel room, who else is she to turn to? Three months ago I asked Twitter if I should take a risk or not, without […]

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It all started in Glasgow, in the Orphan Homes of Scotland

It has taken me a while to come around to the idea of writing this post, I still feel quite emotional about it. But when I came to think about the most interesting person I had met while travelling there was only one person, my Nana. I didn’t exactly meet her when travelling, but I did […]

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Hi Loves

Wow it has been a busy time in Runawaykiwi land. I have managed to have a massive work event (GFX Belfast rocked the house!), moved flat and became the proud owner of a KitchenAid mixer (more on this in a later post).To get back into the swing of things I thought I would mix things […]

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