The last day of Summer

As the Equinox arrives, so has Autumn and the rising morning mist. Momentarily the night and day are equal. As of tomorrow, we head into...

Let's just get on with it now...

It has been a long few months and it seems about the time to get on with life now. We've been busy getting on with being back at work and...

End of Term

So another week done and another whole term done. It's end of summer term Friday, on the cusp of a week of bank holiday summer fun. It's...

Week 2

So as we settle into a new week, a new routine emerges. I have a full morning of freedom and solitude. I manage to do the washing, unload...

In like a lion, out like a lamb

February half term with friends and family has come and gone, and so it seems to be March already. Although the past month has shown us...

A glimmer of light on the horizon

Imbolc has come and gone, as has January. I spent a day lighting fires and watching them burn out again with a lovely bunch of women in...

Crisp and cold

A pleasant and fruitful weekend was had with the younger brother in Bristol. We continued the wittering which we started on our wet walk...

It's Friday

The end of the week is cold and blowy. It’s been a whirlwind in a good way. I went on a wet school trip to the fire station with the...

It's a bit blowy out there

Tonight the wind is whipping round and I'm happy to be inside by the fire under a blanket on the sofa. I'm quite pleased that I was...

Starting out

First day of work involved driving to the airport at 4.30am. I then let in the plumber to fix the hot water tank. It sprung a leak in the...

And so it all begins....

So Christmas has happened and I had a calmly brilliant time wittering to the family and strolling the somewhat wet and soggy fields and...

Right, that's it....I am running away to the woods

I started my Forest School journey as a child growing up on a dairy farm in East Sussex and then camping with the brilliant charity...