Handmade Aromatherapy Bath Melts for Festive Joy

When you choose joy, you feel good and When you feel good, you do good and When you do good it reminds others what joy feels like and it just might inspire them to do the same. Author Unknown I absolutely love giving gifts at Christmas. Last year I started…

Healing Makes – Little Lights for the End of the Tunnel

‘A river has a magnificent capacity to carve deep canyons, trickle over rocks, plunge over falls, and keep moving. The river goes where she is meant to, all the while honouring her honest purpose: to ease gracefully over and around the obstacles she encounters. The promise is that if…

An enchanted unicorn Christmas party with Uncommon Goods

Some people are easy to buy gifts for. My two year old for example.. at the moment anything with Paw Patrol on it would make him happy. My one year old is also easy to impress, he likes to play with empty cardboard boxes. Some people are not so easy…

‘Tis the season for fiery blooms with Freddie’s Flowers

A working day is always brightened up by a delivery of a huge box of flowers, and I was lucky enough to receive such a treat last week courtesy of Freddie’s Flowers. Freddie’s Flowers is a flower subscription service which is quite unlike ones I have…

Raw Chocolate Halloween Treats

I talked last week about Samhain being the Autumn Cross Quarter Festival, a time for celebrating the changing season and the coming of winter – the Celtic New Year.  So I was interested to find out how Halloween has evolved to be a time of celebrating with sweet treats. It…

Making Magical Incense for Samhain

Sweetly scented smoke, spiralling upward to the stars, Sun and Moon, is almost a universal feature of magical alters. It is linked with magic and religion as far back as can be traced. The earliest Witches and magicians threw fragrant herbs and woods onto fires or glowing embers to release…

Simple Ways to Improve your Home’s Eco-Friendly Credentials

As I talked about in my post about ‘Simple Ways to Live a Greener Life‘, I think it’s so important to look for little things we can change in our day to day life to help the environment and decrease our own carbon footprint. I&#8217…

Wild Remedies – Self heal and Calendula cream

Have you noticed these pretty purple flowers popping up in lawns and grass verges? It’s called Prunella Vulgaris, and is also known as Self-heal, or all heal. It’s old common names included sicklewort, hook heal and carpenter’s herb. It flowers throughout early summer…

Get kitted out for Autumn with Love the Sales

There has definitely been a chill in the air over the past few weeks, and we’ve even had our first fire of the year. I’ve needed to start wrapping the little ones up a bit warmer for our walks, which has made me realise that their…

The joy of fresh sheets

Sink into the velvet waves Sink into a peaceful sleep Feather pillow caressing my head Feather duvet hugging me close Inhale the fresh aroma Exhale troubles Sheets so soft and light as air The perfect backdrop For dreaming Isabel Sykes It’s one of life’s simple pleasures…