• Autumn details

    For me, the joy of Autumn is found in the details.  The smooth shine of …

  • Autumn intentions and inspiration

    Today is the Autumn equinox – the official first day of Autumn for us in the …

  • Victorious Festival Highlights 2019

    It already feels like a long, long time since I was standing in a field …

  • Tips for a doggy staycation

    As many of you who have been reading this blog for some time will know, …

  • My travel plans for 2019

    My travel plans for 2019

    Not only is the new year the perfect time for making travel plans – but after spending five weeks in Australia and coming back to a rather chilly England, I’m already dreaming of warmer climes. I had a bit of…

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    Books I read in 2018

    Books I read in 2018

    I’ve read 25 books in the last year – well, these are the ones I’ve finished – and I thought I’d share a run-down of my favourites in case you’re looking for some new reads for 2019.  This chilly weather…

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    An ode to 2018

    An ode to 2018

    In many ways 2018 has been a tough old year; tinged with a sense of longing and sadness that seemed unable to be shaken off. I received divorce papers on Boxing Day of last year, which kicked off a process…

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    Freshpet review: Bodhi’s new dinnertime

    Freshpet review: Bodhi’s new dinnertime

    When I look through my gratitude or daily journals it always strikes me how often I mention Bodhi – or activities involving Bodhi – as bringing me joy or being the best moments of my day.  Going for long dog…

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    How to avoid colds and flu

    How to avoid colds and flu

    It’s only been in the last few days that the temperatures have seemed to really plummet and I’ve found myself increasingly wanting to hide under a duvet with a good book (who am I kidding? I always want to do…

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