Hag Stones

I’m rather partial to the type of activities that involve grubbing around in nature: foraging, litter picking, scavenger hunts and yes, beach combing.  One of the things that I seek out are pebbles with holes.  They’re known around these parts…

From Moor to Sea

I’ve been an occupational therapist for two decades. My cars have racked up the mileage during this time. Either I’ve had a substantial commute or driven long distances between visits during my working day.  My current situation isn’t any different.…

‘That Owl Rules My Life’

‘That owl rules my life!’ I doubled up with laughter yesterday when a friend at work said this. She’s a fellow aficionada of the Language app, Duolingo who is learning French. We follow each other’s progress and, to be honest,…

Never to Be Repeated Pasta Bake

I am very excited by leftovers. They can be nicer than the original meal. Follow the link and have a look at some tasty examples from BBC Food. Last night I think that I surpassed myself using up what I…

Rainbows for the NHS

Mosaicking is my go to craft at the moment.  I learned it years ago at Exeter’s Royal Albert Museum.   It was probably the coolest course that I’ve ever been on. Right in the middle of a mosaic exhibition ,…