Hedgerow Delights… Hello Autumn

🌿 Now the sky is complete cloud and the recent overbearing heat has dissolved, the thought of autumn feels possible. Once again at this time of year, Jim Morrison’s haunting voice pops into my head with “Summer’s almost gone…” I refuse to be sad and wistful this year though. Autumn brings so many good things and so much beauty, as well as a natural pause and a gathering of oneself before jumping into the flurry of activity that is September and the mad hurly burly rush towards Christmas 😊🍃🍄 This year, coming slowly out of the Covid-19 crisis (and maybe heading back at any time, who knows?!), I’m going to enjoy autumn and all it has to offer. Slow ambles through the woods watching the landscape as it changes, pottering in the golden garden with the cats, excitedly planning for Christmas in the land of Millie Moth and soaking up the inspiration and joy this season brings.

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Time Management Musings to Help Keep Focussed

Hello! I’ve had a pretty positive week which has felt really nice after my rather cathartic blog of last week (We All Struggle At Times). I’m starting to look forwards now and feel there’s a slight shift in my attitude. This week’s achievements involve getting things printed for the future (whisper it *christmas*) and so have been happily and a little frantically designing a calendar and various marketing materials to take me into the next few months. Admittedly I haven’t actually designed any overtly Christmas products yet but turning to face the later half of the year is a big step forwards!

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We all struggle at times…

For some long, long time I’ve been meaning to write a blog. But where to start? I have to admit to being slightly overwhelmed (slightly you say?? Ha!) as to where to begin. As for so many THOUSANDS of people, this Covid-19 pandemic has sliced neatly through my life, severing any attempt to earn money, move forward, put carefully thought out plans into action.

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