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

Creative, Nature, Seasons, The Great Outdoors

Seasonal Inspiration

  If every day throughout winter was crisp & clear, or even dry, I'd venture out a lot more. Unfortunately in northern england its often raining, and that certainly doesn't entice me outside easily, but on those winter days when the sky is clear and blue, and everything has a clean fresh feel about it, I… Continue reading Seasonal Inspiration

Creative, Nature, Seasons, The Great Outdoors

New Beginnings

I always see January 1st as a fresh start, although if I'm honest its always usually January 7th by the time I make the appropriate changes that I planned! It takes a good week to come down from the buzz of Christmas but I get there eventually! I spend some time contemplating the last year.… Continue reading New Beginnings

Creative, Seasons

Merry Christmas! 

So it's nearly time, our tree is up and adorned with treasures we've collected or made over the years. The house is full of fairy lights and schools out until next year!  I've spent the last couple of days wrapping gifts, listening to Fairytale of New York and baking Christmas treats with the real hope… Continue reading Merry Christmas!