Monthly Archives: July 2008

Bees’ Knees

I remember a story from my childhood…… Entitled ‘How the Bee Became’ it recounted the story of how whilst God was making all the animals, birds & insects to populate the Garden of Eden, he was spied upon by a … Continue reading

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Social Swirl

Here’s what we did today….. …..& my goodness, what a wonderful but hectic day, it proved to be! The alarm shrilled all-too-rudely at 0430am; but after a night of excitedly restless anticipation we were up & about before even our dreaded … Continue reading

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The Proof is in the ‘Pudding’…!

Wow, what a day. We’re now going to have to change all our publicity material to read, “award winning gelato” – as we (‘scuse the pun!) ‘scooped’ four awards at the Royal Welsh Show: including a Third Prize for our … Continue reading

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Confessions of a ‘Holidaying’ Cheesemaker….

Well – whilst over the Summer I’ve truly missed crafting my deliciously delicate Carn Ingli Chèvre, the longing has been gently tempered by the intensity with which we’ve pursued our passionate activities as Gelatières Artigianales. Today was a particularly frenetic … Continue reading

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To Be, or Not To Be; That is the Question….

    So, here we go….  today’s the day I had to ‘fine tune’ the design of our first-ever Competition entries for the Royal Welsh Show – but by midnight I still wasn’t sure we were truly Doing The Right Thing.  Why?  … Continue reading

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Drafty!

For those who may be interested, I’ve included a draft of our leaflet for Lovespoon Gelato.  This isn’t the final version as there are still a couple of ‘tweaks’ needed; however it’ll give you some idea of our promotional literature.  … Continue reading

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