WOW List 12 - What we loved in August - by Curly Carrot

The summer hols are over and it’s time to change our mindset and get into work mode!
Here are our ‘Back To School’ tools & tips…..


How Pinterest can help your business grow, with Curly Carrot 

“Georgie & Dorte from Curly Carrot make a convincing case for Pinterest as a marketing tool. With over 250m active monthly users Pinterest drives lots of traffic, and with Pins and boards lasting forever, your efforts are going to continue to be rewarded for years to come. In this podcast, you’ll get some top tips on how to set up your business account, when and what to post, plus some handy time-saving advice on how to schedule posts, and auto-post from other social networks.”
And, if your appetite is suitably whetted, why not consider coming along to one of our Pinterest workshops?


Glow X Rise Fierce Women’s Retreat – With Sophie Hellyer, 19th – 22nd September at FFOREST. There will be wild swims, yoga, outdoor saunas, food foraging, coastal walks, delicious food and evening fireside chats.

Mailing List 

Smarter Living – A weekly roundup of the best advice from The New York Times on living a better, smarter, more fulfilling life.

Motivation Tip

Choose your three most important tasks each day. Getting off to a good start when you’re trying to get back into work mode can be a challenge. Streamline your day by focusing on just three priority tasks. This can help you feel productive and get you back in the swing of things without feeling too overwhelmed.


Natalie Laura Ellen – Beautiful printed patterns inspired by nature, stories and moments across a range of home textiles, gifts and cards. Much of the inspiration for Natalie’s prints come from exploring the flora and fauna of our British countryside, the plants that grow on her balcony garden and the wildlife they attract. You can stock up on her beautiful products, including greeting cards here.

Pinterest Account 

Paper Thin Moon – Claire Holland, an East Sussex-based writer and stylist, runs Paper Thin Moon, a blog celebrating interiors and creative, seasonal living, and an online shop selling unique, handmade homeware. She recently collaborated with her father, a seventh-generation potter, on a line of stylish and functional ceramic homeware. Claire is currently working on making her own range of hand made pieces for the home.

Pinterest Board

Creative Stationery Design + Inspiration – Stationery and desk accessories for your creative studio, including pens, journals, notebooks and storage.

Our August GIVEAWAY winner

Congratulations Lucy from Postcards Home our August winner!

You too could ….

If you haven’t enroled yet but think you should then why not enter our new giveaway.
At the end of each month, we randomly pick from all the sign-ups that month and announce the winner on our ‘WOW’ list.
The winner will receive an email with their unique coupon code to enrol on the course….it could be you!

WOW List 12 - What we loved in August - by Curly Carrot

We’d love to hear what’s WOW’d you this month! 

We hope you enjoy our recommendations and we’d love to hear yours.
If you missed our July ‘WOW’ list have a peek here

Please let us know on Twitter or Instagram what you’ve been reading, listening to and learning!