Reports, interviews, chats & features with interesting folk from around the West.
Episode 19: A taste of Algarve in Bristol01/10/2013 Duración: 43min
I chat with Louise from Baby Bites, who reveals the secrets on how to make a foolproof tortilla for all the family.
Episode 18: Meeting the Braddicks27/09/2013 Duración: 22min
Freelance Bristol Mum on tour! While on holiday in Westward Ho! I meet up with the Braddicks, two generations of the Braddicks family, behind several family businesses in North Devon - including the beautiful Pier House.
Episode 17: Introducing Michelle - the voice of the turbo19/09/2013 Duración: 06min
I catch up with Michelle, the voice of the turbo for FGW & find out what it's like working in a man's world.
Episode 16: A tour of the Bottle Yard10/09/2013 Duración: 27min
Fiona Francombe, gives me a guided tour of behind the scenes at the Bottle Yard - the South West’s largest dedicated production space and location facility. We find out why you'll need some thick socks!
Episode 15: Maths & music made easy05/09/2013 Duración: 10min
The latest thing in toddler music - Karina & James from Jingaloo, spill the beans on the inspiration behind their classes. Together they give children an understanding in basic music principles. Not to mention counting Gromits!
Episode 14: From recruitment to baby swims - Hayleigh tells us how she took the plunge.28/08/2013 Duración: 08min
Hayleigh Jones, the woman behind Aquatic Harmony, tells how life changed after having her little one & made the plunge into running her own business.
Episode 13: Kites & Kids - an interesting balance!13/08/2013 Duración: 13min
Avril Baker, the woman behind the Bristol International Kite Festival, tells how her student days & a love of kites led to an international festival - in a life long before children!
Episode 12: A chat with Leyla & James, the brains behind Purely Pregnant08/08/2013 Duración: 12min
Leyla & James Fellows, explain how the birth of their son & a love of yoga, led to running a new business. Some serious multi tasking & still they sound calm!
Episode 11: A tribute to Lisa & Louie03/08/2013 Duración: 36min
I catch up with my old school friend, Mark Joy - who ran 7 marathons in 7 days, in memory of his sister Lisa & nephew Louie, who died during childbirth.
Episode 10: Beetroot, feta & pumpkin seed muffin recipe24/07/2013 Duración: 16min
I chat with Louise from Baby Bites as she makes beetroot, feta & pumpkin seeds muffins & ponder if Kate Middleton will breastfeed.
Episode 9: Courgette & chocolate muffins24/07/2013 Duración: 16min
A chat with Louise in the kitchen, as we make courgette & chocolate muffins - a family treat for every one.
Episode 8: Visiting St A's as the statue of Christ finds a new home19/07/2013 Duración: 09min
I revisit St Augustine's Church and help the statue of Christ on to this new home.
Episode 7: Michaela gives an insight into her fusion of fashion.14/07/2013 Duración: 11min
I catch up with Michãela Deasy-Smith, a fashion event planner & mum to the beautiful Mariella. We hear about the world of fashion, while poolside diners sing Twinkle Twinkle Little Star to Mariella!
Episode 6: Geraldine's Story02/07/2013 Duración: 10min
A chat with Geraldine Taylor, award winning author & writer of Be Your Childs Natural Teacher -shares her story of how becoming a mum in the 70s, carved her path to running workshops across the county.
Episode 5: The Diva Weaver tells all....27/06/2013 Duración: 10min
A chat with Bristol's very own Diva Weaver - otherwise known as Angie Parker. Mum to three girls, wife to one husband and diva to some finely woven chairs!
Episode 4: Sian's thoughts after her Midsummer's Eve swim.26/06/2013 Duración: 03min
A chat with Sian - the inspiration behind the Midsummer's Eve charity swim, the morning after the event.
Getting started in business13/06/2013 Duración: 02min
Part two in the series, from Your Street. A chat with two Bristol women - Anne-Louise Perez & Imogen McIntosh who have recently launched their own business & shared some pearls in how they got started.
Your Street Gift Cards13/06/2013 Duración: 05min
Bristol women, Anne-Louise Perez & Imogen McIntosh – set up their own business, Your Street gift cards. A way to support local businesses and a great excuse to go shopping!
Midsummer's Eve Charity Swim13/06/2013 Duración: 07min
A chat with Sian Clark - a young woman living with terminal bone cancer & the inspiration behind the Midsummer's Eve Charity Swim.