A Good Weekend in Nature
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A Good Weekend in Nature

This weekend sees the launch of A Good Weekend – an initiative encouraging people to spend time doing rather than buying. They’vs gathered together offers and opportunities galore to help you live life to the full – along with some great competitions. They explain on their site: .”Between March 17-20th we celebrate International Day Of … Continue reading

Memories of Kindness
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Memories of Kindness

Looking through old boxes can bring memories to the fore. I recently spent an afternoon helping my mum sort through some long-forgotten trunks, and was rewarded with a glimpse back in time. Finding the above nature-inspired cushion cover rushed me back to my childhood classroom, and a lesson spent learning cross stitch when I was … Continue reading

Comfort Food
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Comfort Food

On a grey day, it can be hard to fight off the chill after a nature walk. Luckily, food can provide comfort. Here are some of my favourite ways to warm up with food. Bread If you’re feeling stressed, or want to get your blood pumping, bread is ideal. I experiment with different recipes (though … Continue reading