It’s November and everyone, it seems, is getting busy. Writing novels for NaNoWriMo. Daily blogging with NaBloPoMo. Growing moustaches for Movember. As the calendar rolled around to the first of the month, I also felt Read more…
So glad you're here. Why don't you pull up a chair and make yourself at home. I was just going to put the kettle on...
The blog started in 2013 when I left my job in a busy city and ran away to the countryside to live a slower, more simple and creative life. I wanted somewhere to document my journey and express my feelings, thoughts and creative endeavours. The blog continues (sporadically) here...
A lifelong wanderer and lover of slow, simple living, I love outdoor life when the sun is shining and when it isn't I like to be indoors in front of the fire, writing, doodling, painting or concocting some kind of healing balm. I also spend a fair amount of time dreaming and wondering about life in general
As well as blogging about my travels and my attempts to live more creatively, I am a keen aromatherapist, bodyworker and holistic facialist. I love helping people out of pain through massage and essential oils. I work holistically because it's our whole life that has an impact on our health and well-being.
“This is the real secret of life – to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realise it is play!”
— Alan Watts