So it occurred to me recently that I still don't quite get it. I'm not grasping quite how important it is to be kind to ourselves. I know that I require time to just be, that quiet space is better space and that my introverted ways are OK, because thats me and I'm to just… Continue reading A Kindness Project
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 was reminded recently that in my early days of Instagram I took part in a pay it forward game that required me to offer a token/gift to the first three people that replied to my post in return that they do the same to their followers, i.e., pay it forward. I thought this would… Continue reading A touch of Kind
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