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The Tao of weeding
Monday, 12 May, 2008 – 12:25 | Comments Off
The Tao of weeding

I’ve been out spending time in our much-neglected garden today. I must admit a deepening sense of defeat at times with our horsetail-ridden clay bed.
A week ago the soil was still too wet to handle …

My Random Acts of Kindness month challenge
Wednesday, 7 May, 2008 – 1:18 | 4 Comments
My Random Acts of Kindness month challenge

This month I have been inspired by my cyber friend Melissa to take part in her Random Acts of Kindness challenge.
This is something that has always been close to my heart. I love how the …

Instant manifestation and saving rubbish from the landfill
Tuesday, 6 May, 2008 – 6:08 | Comments Off
Instant manifestation and saving rubbish from the landfill

Yesterday afternoon Little Miss Green came to see me with a grin so huge I felt her cheeks would burst. Her eyes were sparkling and she just couldn’t control her absolute joy as it seeped …

Update on Chile Chew’s Cut the crap challenge
Monday, 5 May, 2008 – 2:27 | 2 Comments
Update on Chile Chew’s Cut the crap challenge

I laughed my way through an amazing thread this week, over at MSE about unusual things people had sold on eBay. It bought true meaning to ‘one mans trash is another’s treasure’.

Ramblings of a wannabe Beltane Goddess about the season of spring
Thursday, 1 May, 2008 – 8:23 | Comments Off
Ramblings of a wannabe Beltane Goddess about the season of spring

Spring is rather like a birthing rite. There are so many conflicting energies. It is a transition. The simplest and most noticeable conflict is with the weather. One day we wear shorts, t-shirts and …

Update on Crunchy Chicken’s Buy Nothing Month
Wednesday, 30 Apr, 2008 – 13:39 | Comments Off
Update on Crunchy Chicken’s Buy Nothing Month

I’m pretty good at this as my circumstances tend to force me to be anyway! Again, I tend to do really well for a while, and then just get something without thinking.
I still stand by …

Update on Nature Mom’s Big Spring Clean
Tuesday, 29 Apr, 2008 – 2:28 | Comments Off
Update on Nature Mom’s Big Spring Clean

Oh dear! Here’s another one where I fell at the first gate! See, there’s this thing with me. I’m a starter and not much of a finisher. At school I could run the 200 metres …

Update on this month’s challenges
Thursday, 10 Apr, 2008 – 3:43 | 7 Comments
Update on this month’s challenges

I have the ultimate picture to make you feel so much better about the state of your home to the left here. Yes, this is my ‘study’ before these challenges took place! Shocking, eh?
I may …

taking a break!
Thursday, 3 Apr, 2008 – 4:30 | 10 Comments
taking a break!

My brain is overloaded! Do you ever have times when you feel really overwhelmed with everything? I feel like that at the moment and I’m noticing those first spiralling motions of depression. Better to nip …

My Buy nothing, cut the crap and spring clean challenges
Tuesday, 1 Apr, 2008 – 14:15 | 6 Comments
My Buy nothing, cut the crap and spring clean challenges

Now this I love. I love it when I have an idea to do something and find people across the world thinking the exact same thing.
Once April arrives, the first spring flowers have been and …