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The ramblings of a burnt-out woman

Continued… Now that my business is nearly 10 years old, it might be easy to assume that I have the art of business ownership all figured out. Well no siree, I’m pretty much still surprised, shocked even, by what a business throws at you. So I thought it might be interesting to write about our ups, our downs and everything in between for new budding entrepreneur to learn and titter over. I’m no expert, I just love business. But one thing I loved when building my business was gaining knowledge from other business owners who had done the same thing. When I started Oh So (In my spare bedroom back...

I had to feed my perpetually hungry cat

Oh So Cherished is 10 years old this year, a massive deal as online companies come and go so quickly. We are so proud to be still here and loving every minute of it. We have grown from being a spare bedroom start-up in 2006 to a team of 12 dedicated staff. We design and manufacture all our own products and love nothing more than when you love those quirky little products we produce. I started Oh So Cherished out of desperation, I was desperate not to have a boss, my bosses were lovely – in case your reading guys. I’m just quite stubborn, wilful and I really was cr*p...