The All Knowing Gnome
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The All Knowing Gnome

I have spent many an evening sitting gazing into a torch flame this month, holding a metal mandrel in one hand and a rod of Italian Glass in the other.  I have been on a rollercoaster ride of emotions whilst connecting with my creativity.  From the joy of enticing the molten glass to transform into…

Procrastination vs Permission to Pause!
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Procrastination vs Permission to Pause!

How much time do I spend procrastinating? What important task am I avoiding? How do I procrastinate?… Do I find myself venturing into the kitchen to either bake something or go on a hunt for something to stuff my face with?… Do I research the Dickins out of something random, like the origins of Halloween…

Star’s Heartfelt Story
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Star’s Heartfelt Story

I just love stories.  I remember sitting by the fireplace with the flames crackling, warming my face until it glowed like a little tomato.  I remember feeling safe, warm and cosy, as my Grampy would use his words to take my sister and I on a magical journey. This month, I’d like to share a…

Self Care to Stay Calm During Emotional Storms!
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Self Care to Stay Calm During Emotional Storms!

Currently being in lockdown, I am seeing and feeling the need of many to have that essential connection with others, and the benefits of seeing someone who truly cares.  Emotional rollercoasters appear to be running wild all over the world right now.  So… grab a cuppa, take a seat… I hope you enjoy this blooper…

Be a Peaceful Warrior, Not a worrier!
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Be a Peaceful Warrior, Not a worrier!

The Rise of the Peaceful Warrior As I sit amongst the powerful delicious smell of the Northern Lights Black Spruce quietly diffusing in the background feeling like its giving me a power boost… I ask myself… what’s the point of worrying?  I often find myself quoting Newt Scamander’s take on worrying (from the film Fantastic…

“You’re the Greatest Love of All”
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“You’re the Greatest Love of All”

Chapter 1… your Heart’s left side – the love within… February embraces Valentine’s Day, and whether we embrace it ourselves, depends on our perception of love, whether we are in a relationship, single or in between. So… wherever you are right now, I’d like to take a moment for us all to honour the greatest…