Love is in the air

Is it in your heart? These are such difficult times. The future doesn’t appear to be going anywhere soon; the past seems so long ago. There is new growth and new life and new partnerships building in the natural world. For us, there’s too little of everything. Even traditions and celebrations are memories. Dydd Santes…

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Eco-friendly hand made soap bags

Two years ago I really didn’t think seriously about being environmentally friendly. I’d started taking my own shopping bags for the regular weekly shop, bought fruit and veg loose rather than pre-bagged, determined to buy no more plastic, and liquid soaps were bought in bulk to be decanted – but that was about it. A…

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Wonders of nature: tumbling stones

After years of wanting a tumbling drum kit to work rough stones I received one as a gift. It was a basic model of motor unit and two plastic drums that required help from hubby to open and close the drums. Well, they were hard work and needed hot water and dental floss to ease…

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On being creative

I must be creative to get myself through long hours in limbo, a hair’s breadth from too little involvement in life’s richness and wonder, too close to mind-numbing rancorous blunder. And so, here’s what I do: design and craft unique jewellery design and stitch a variety of individual bag designs sew and knit and crochet…

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