Once the festive period is over and we finish welcoming in the New Year, the January blues can often creep in, and no more so than January 2021 where we continue to live under restrictions yet yearn for more positive times ahead. The day light hours remain short and the joys of spring still seem a little way off, yet I often find this can be the most motivating month of the year. Reflecting on the previous one, now is the time to create and set new goals, ambitions and targets for the year in both work and homelife. Here is the January story board full of my favourite finds and preferred products to take us through this winter month. An assortment of everyday essentials championing small and local businesses and channelling the ambience of events and activities.