Blog - March 2012
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It is always a little sad saying goodbye to summer but personally, and can I say this without you thinking that I am completely bonkers, I LOVE Autumn and Winter and always have done. There is something about hunkering down and enjoying cosy nights in front of the fire, wet and windy afternoons watching repeats of Downton Abbey and not feeling any obligation to anything more energetic than walking the mutts.
The kettle is usually on, as is the electric blanket and sunrise (especially after a stormy night) is often spectacular.
Gift Baskets for all occasions...
People often ask me what kind of business Korora is and although that sounds a straightforward enough question, it can be a little hard to answer. We can be described as a gift boutique or a gift basket company or a gourmet hamper shop or a gorgeous gift store but I prefer to think we are the joy business.
Like most people, our mail is really uninspiring - we get bills and bank statements and dentist reminders but in this electronic age, we rarely receive postcards anymore or even birthday cards. A lot of our friends and family live elsewhere in New Zealand or overseas and e-cards, facebook messages and texts seem to be the norm now.
So it is totally joyful when we receieve brightly coloured …more »