Monthly Archives: October 2013

Katie’s Birth Story: Letting Go

Thankyou for checking out my blog. This post is one which I’ve written as the first of a few exploring our birth & breastfeeding experiences. I think this is closely linked to our parenting style & our decision to peruse … Continue reading

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Knitting Nuts

Here’s a little needle case I made tonight. I knitted a scarf until I became impatient & decided I would use it for something else. I had better get to bed…. a whole day if playing tomorrow to look forward … Continue reading

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Do What You Love

Ok so I’m no Whitney Houston, but I love love love singing. I sing when I’m cooking, washing up, in the shower (although these performances have been a little short of late due to a pesky leak through the kitchen … Continue reading

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Book Love

I’m going on a ten day residential meditation retreat in January. I’m not phased by much about it, long periods of meditation, separation, the silence, what I might discover about myself. But I will not be able to write. What … Continue reading

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Mommy Wars

I love being a Mum. Why do parents get anxious about what other parents around them are doing though? What feelings does it raise within parents on hearing about the choices if others that creates a defensive or critical response? … Continue reading

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Gnome Place Like Home

More gnome madness here after getting hooked at Joy De Berker’s second workshop. Here are some I came across at a craft morning, they are so simple, and can be made in many different ways. Here is the progress on … Continue reading

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Rainbows

We have had some beautiful rainbows this last week due to the changeable weather. This double rainbow followed me home and was greeting me right over our little house on my return. It was a beautiful moment having realised that … Continue reading

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