News, Events and Stuff I like!

Please see below for a list of events booked so far (a bit thin at the moment due to Covid-19 and events being cancelled). Also, please take a look at various products and services that I like and highly recommend below.

Bluebells has been awarded the: Best Independent Aromatherapy Product Range 2019 & Best Holistic Health & Well Being  Massage Practitioner – Harlow

What a lovely surprise!

If you would like Bluebells to hold an event at your home/workplace for candles, jewellery (both) or a pamper party, please just give me a call on: 07947 813553 or drop me a line to: info@bluebellsbynicki.com

Date Title/venue Time
Saturday 12th December Mini Christmas Craft Market
Harlow, Essex CM18 7PELots of beautiful handmade items for sale, mulled wine and mince pies for everyone. All welcome, social distancing will be in place – please see below for map. 
 12.00pm
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6.00pm

DUE TO COVID-19 THERE HAVE BEEN MANY EVENTS CANCELLED
PLEASE CHECK HERE FOR UPDATES.

Ever wondered who to contact? I always prefer to have people recommended to me. These are all people that I know well, are great friends and I’ve either used their services or products. All highly recommended. Contact details below:

FITNESS AND HEALTH

Simon Hays – Kick Butt Fitness
Facebook page

Qualified personal trainer, instructor and 2nd Dan in Taekwondo who runs fitness classes in Harlow along with one-on-one training. Kicked my butt a few times but I get him back with massage!
Tel: 07538 556 176

Caroline Underhill-Collins – Healthy Body Healthy Mind
Facebook page

Qualified personal trainer who runs fitness classes in Harlow
One-on-one plus nutrition advice, sports massage, suspension training etc. Has also kicked my butt! But, has a cute rabbit called Dr. Freeze!
Tel: 07801 429 668

Inga Walsh – Reiki Master at Healing Hands
Facebook page

Qualified Reiki Master offering Reiki sessions from home in Hertford.
Available days, evenings & weekends. A beautiful person who also makes amazing crystal/macrame jewellery and other beautiful gifts.
Tel: 07884 350957

Nicky Needham – Personal and Professional Development
Website

Healthcare professional, teacher, trainer and mentor offering CPD
Accredited courses, workshops, training and individual support for all ages. Also a great friend spanning 30+ years!
Tel: 07752 577 766

Josie Chorley – Homeopath
Website

Qualified Homeopath and owner at Stansted Abbotts Homeopathic
Health Practice in Stanstead Abbotts
A truly amazing lady and great eye lash designer too!
Tel: 07929 769 721

 

PAMPERING

Sarah Juchaud – House of Harmony
Facebook Page

Qualified permanent cosmetic tattoo artist, offers beauty treatments
and pre-loved clothing
Also a wonderful yoga teacher.
Tel: 07581 127 356

Anna Forbes – Anna Forbes Hair
Facebook Page

Experienced freelance hairstylist, covering Braintree, Harlow and in between!
All aspects of hairdressing, Balayage, creative colour, kerastraight!
Also a great friend with an equally great sense of humour.
Tel: 07968 125 706

Lucy Armstrong – Hair by Lucy x
Facebook Page

Level 3 qualified hairdresser with 10 years experience. Colours, cuts,
creative colouring, balyage, wedding and occasion hair & extensions.
Beautiful inside and out with a gorgeous family.
Tel: 07894 317 235

 

DOG GROOMERS AND PET CARE

Samantha Healy – Home Comforts Dog Grooming
Facebook Page

Experienced dog groomer with all services for all breeds and sizes
catered for. Family run grooming salon based in Sawbridgeworth.
Long-time, great friend and client too.
Tel: 07768 078 126

Sharon Standon – Jazz up your Paws
Facebook Page

Qualified mobile dog groomer offering all services in the Hertfordshire
and Essex areas.
We first met at a (very quiet) craft fair and have been great friends since.
Tel: 07793 455 034

North Weald Veterinary Surgery
Website

Highly recommend these vets – the experience, knowledge, care and attention is 100%. I wouldn’t go anywhere else.
Plus, my fabulous friend Debs works there too.
Telephone: 01922 525 556

 

GOODIES AND SERVICES

Ginny Vere Nicoll – Feel Good Books
Website

Wonderful author of some great books and creator of the loveliest cards. With lovely words on the back relating to the picture.
My mum got me on to these cards and I love them.
Email: ginny@verenicoll.co.uk

Niche Restaurant – Gluten Free Dining
Website

The ultimate in gluten-free dining. Completely gluten-free restaurant based in Islington (5 mins from Angel station). Food is amazing. The best macaroni cheese and burgers ever!
Tel: 020 7837 5048

Mihaela Petcu – Elite Ironing Services
Website

A fabulous company – delivering great customer service and great ironing quality.
Mihaela is lovely as is George, her husband who is the best painter and decorator (see below).
Tel: 01279 414333

George Iulian Petcu – GIP Decorators
Facebook Page

Family business based in Harlow, offering a professional, high quality, competitively priced, painting & decorating service throughout the whole Essex and Hertfordshire
George is an amazing painter and decorator – fabulous service every time.
Tel: 07753 401 333

Adam Hollyoake – Carpets 4 You
Facebook Page

Mobile flooring company that’s comes to you with our huge choice of different carpet, vinyl and laminate flooring samples. Convenient times that suit you.
Superb company, great quality and service – great neighbour too!
Tel: 07817 757 855

Mark Howe-Senior – Howe2 Training and Consultancy
Facebook Page

All “real life” face to face training and consultation company primarily for the health and social care sector. Over 30 years experience within the health & social care sector.
The best trainer there is and a great friend too.
Tel: 07596 086 334

Sarah – Sunday Dinner
Facebook Page

British Made wall art made from reclaimed wood. Amazing and beautiful products handmade by the very talented Sarah.
I love all of Sarah’s products and she’s such a beautiful soul too.
Email: sarah@sunday-dinner.co.uk

Judith Handford – The KAT Collection
Facebook Page

Quirky cat, dog and other cartoons on fine china, individually hand painted by Essex artist Judith Handford. Judith is so talented and lovely with it too. We have many of her wonderful products.
Tel: 01992 579 199

Chris Reid – Crackers by Design
Facebook Page

Handmade in Essex. Chris makes wedding favours, Christmas crackers, birthday crackers and crackers for many other occasions. Fabulous lady and crackers – if you’re lucky, you may get a cracker with Tim’s jokes!
Tel: 01268 773 711

Becky Thornton – Techy Becky Makes…
Etsy Shop

Techy Becky Makes… Mixed materials, Leather, 3D Printing, Metal, Wood Work, Fabric.
A range of handmade, bespoke gifts and functional items.
Had the pleasure of working with Becky in our former corporate lives! A great friend and fellow crafter.

 

COMPUTER WIZARD

Frank O’Hare – Harlow Computer Repairs
Website

Experienced in all your computing needs. Also offers videos to DVD copying service. Free advice is also given on their facebook page.
Frank really is the man that can – fabulous service every time.
Tel: 07970 675 952

 

CAR BODY SHOP

Gavin Pink – Gavin Pink at the Paint Shop
Facebook Page

Excellent car paint shop and restoration business based in Great Amwell, Hertfordshire. Also runs training courses. Top class service and also has the most amazing Golden Doodle called Ronnie.
Tel: 01992 289004