Monstera and Mindfulness

Its raining and windy outside, Autumn is racing towards Winter, but inside there are signs of new growth; fresh leaves unfurling and roots appearing, this is why I am increasingly turning to houseplants for my nature ‘fix’. This morning, the little Monstera I have on the stairs was showing off its new leaf, a moreContinue reading “Monstera and Mindfulness”

Simple Guide to Planting Garlic

Planting garlic was a perfect excuse to get out and enjoy the glorious Autumn sunshine today! Who doesn’t love being outside when the sky looks like this! . First of all, I should say I am a bit late planting my garlic this year – its been one of those jobs that I have justContinue reading “Simple Guide to Planting Garlic”

Homemade Peppermint Lip Balm

I am enjoying making beeswax based products so much – the smell of honey when the wax melts is mouth-watering, and beeswax is one of the most sustainable products there is, so I’ve been looking for any excuse! Today, I have made a few peppermint lip balms to give as gifts this Christmas. The sameContinue reading “Homemade Peppermint Lip Balm”