Thursday, 23 April 2009

Happy Birthday to Deafinitely Girly

Hurrah, hurrah!

Today, Deafinitely Girly is 1 year old! This time one year ago, I finally plucked up the courage to get writing – to put fingers to keyboard and type about what I really feel about, um… well everything really.

Sometimes this has been seriously written and studious prose (ha!) while other times it’s been quick posts when I’ve been a little bit busy. But, nearly every week day, without fail, I have written.

So here I am, one year later…

…and what a year it’s been.

There have been births – Big Bro’s latest son, Micro Clog; weddings – Friend Who Knows Big Words and French Boy’s; and one death – Adrian Sudbury, a fellow journalist who I didn’t know but who’s courageous blog I followed daily until the dreaded day that the post didn’t come from him.

There have been tears, laughs and a good few tantrums, too – namely about the BBC, who have since redeemed themselves magnificently with the help of RedBee Media and the now wonderfully-subtitled iPlayer.

Anyway, no birthday should be without celebrations and so after weeks of beavering away, I am proud to announce the launch of Deafinitely Girly’s shop!

Ta da!!!!!!!!

Eh!?

Um, yes – well it started out by accident you see – I decided to make myself a hoody with Deafinitely Girly on it and the company I bought it through encouraged me to set up a shop…

So I did!

There’s something for everyone – and a rather fetching pink sun visor that’s probably for no one. Although Gingerbread Man does play golf – perhaps he’d model it on the course for me?

Anyway, I think it’s utterly brilliant, and so does Friend Who Knows Big Words – she’s already ordered her chav-tastic tracksuit bottoms you know…

Now, now, don’t all go crazy buying stuff – we are in a credit crunch you know – but have a look, and a laugh, and wonder where I’ll be this time next year.

Perhaps by then, I will have my own range of Deafinitely Girly pink deaf-friendly gadgets…

Move over Aston Villa hearing aids, Deafinitely Girly’s on her way to Global domination! Now if you haven’t already, take a peek, HERE or visit www.deafinitelygirly.spreadshirt.net!

6 comments:

Lovely Freelancer said...

Congrats on your 1st birthday DG! It's been an entertaining year! Here's to lots more... x

chris said...

Many happy returns, being fairly new to your blog I have enjoyed taking time and reading over a number of your entries over the last 12 months.

Here's to the next 12 months and if you are looking for other items to add to your shop I would be delighted to help in any way

Have a wonderful day

Anonymous said...

Happy BIRTHDAYYYYYYY!!! I love my daily dose of DG updates - keep them coming and I look forward to the DG empire growing even more this year! Nik Nak xxx

Anonymous said...

Which company made your hearing aids?imbele

Me said...

Hi there,
My aids are just phonaks – pure and simple. But some company is making moulds with the Aston Villa logo in them I think.

Anonymous said...

I love the range. Happy Birthday to you. Keep writing.

I'm off to place my order!