I've never really been a hat person, I've learnt from past sunstroke fails that my pale skin doesn't like that hot ball of fire in the sky so a hat is now essential if out in sunny climates but other than that I'll never make it into the hipster fashion world but metaphorically speaking I've… Continue reading Many Hats
I'm on a mission this year, nothing spectacular but something I'm in desperate need of figuring out and I'm hoping you can help me? It's finding time? I don't think its lost, but for some reason my days seem to be missing a few hours. I'm pretty sure I have the same 24 hours as… Continue reading Time
At one point early on this year, I thought about stopping it all. Quitting this self employed lark and just having a hobby where I could make what I pleased when I pleased without the pressure of needing to earn money from it. But then I realised I couldn't do that. I physically mentally soulfully… Continue reading Trust
I said I was slowing down. I said I wasn't going to put pressure on myself to create. I was overwhelmed by the whole process of creating. This September I start college to further my education and I'm all the excited and nervous emotions about this and I know this is my… Continue reading Doing It For The Process
I think the time has come to accept that clearing my busy mind of all the things I have to do & all things I want to do isn't as easy as I think. Now I'm not complaining here. In fact far from it. It's actually been quite eye opening to see that this is… Continue reading Just be You…part 2!
I wrote a post once about my chaotic creative mind, you can read that post here if you fancy. This current mind state is still apparent as I struggle to find the time & my creative mojo to restock my shop. It's constantly on my mind that I need to be getting projects finished and… Continue reading Just be you.
'Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilised people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity..." John Muir said that, and he wasn't far wrong! We try to visit the Scottish highlands at least once a year, and each year I leave feeling inspired and ready to create. There… Continue reading Wildness is a Necessity