The Case for DIY Baskets and Pots

I love filling the garden with colour but I have some very mixed feelings about how pretentious gardening is becoming. I love the beautiful, professionally designed flower baskets and pots. The convenience and exotic varieties are appealing, but the price is usually ridiculous. People can now order custom designed hanging baskets which seem to start…… Continue reading The Case for DIY Baskets and Pots

For the Women and Girls in My Life

I won’t pretend I have new information to share in this post; many others have covered this issue better and in more depth. What issue? The unkind thoughts we have about ourselves. Things we wouldn’t dream of saying to someone else, we say to ourselves (most of the time silently in our minds). Why this…… Continue reading For the Women and Girls in My Life