What’s your thing? Yoga with Ceri Evans

This is the first podcast in a series where I find out about what people love to do, what the ‘thing’ is that matters most to them, how they got into it and what it means to them.

I should have declared at the start of this episode that Ceri is the person who got … Read more


When was the last time?

When was the last time you looked into your cat’s eyes and saw curiosity lighting you?

When was the last time you wrapped your arms around your dog and held the soft, warm, body against your stress tight chest?

When was the last time you let a cow’s long trusting tongue wrap around your worried … Read more


I have a dream

I have a dream that my children’s children

Will know a ladybird, a tadpole, a cricket, a slow-worm.

That they will know what it is to watch the moon glide her silent way through an embroidery of bright stars,

while the owl hoots and the hedghogs shuffle.

I have a dream that my children’s children,… Read more


Small steps to living more sustainably

Small steps

Small steps I have taken this week to living more sutainably:

In the garden

I’ve ordered some organic bluebells ordered to plant for the spring and the early insects.

I’m reading ‘The One Straw Revolution’ which is all about doing less to grow more (my kind of planting).  As well as being … Read more


2020 Vision

2020 Vision

2020 vision:  20/20 vision is a term used to express normal visual acuity (the clarity or sharpness of vision….Having 20/20 vision does not necessarily mean you have perfect vision.’

2020 has definately been a year when I saw things with more clarity and sharpness.  The unconscious trance, or denial I had been … Read more


Giving Birth Again

Giving Birth

Ok…so, not to another baby…

Giving birth to a different life.

The last time I wrote was at the end of July.  A different life. Since then I have been preparing myself and the boys/young men for the return to the classrooms in September.  One has a mask on all day, the … Read more


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