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Health & Beauty

The No Poo / BS Hair Wash

For years, I’ve really struggled with finding the perfect toxin free, ethical shampoo.  During this journey, I’ve found some really lovely ones that don’t…

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Vertue – Live Green, Live Good

My Vertue Subscription Box arrived last weekend.  Oh, the joys.  I love the new discoveries that can be made from a Vertue Subscription Box….


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Cycling Towards Happiness

Having agoraphobia, cycling is one of the few outdoor activities I can enjoy with my children.  I find walking pretty boring, I always have.  It’s…

Home & Garden

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The March Allotment

It’s been a really beautiful afternoon here in Somerset and I have been tinkering at my allotment.  I love March.  It signifies the beginnings…

A Good, Solid Fork – Gardening

Last week, we had our first visit to our allotment this year.  I’m always super excited about the planning of the crop rotations and what…

Animals & Smallholding

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Open Your Eyes To Assistance Dogs

During the last few weeks, I’ve had an alarming amount of people tell me that my dog isn’t allowed in their shop/on their premises….

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The Idiots Guide To Shearing Sheep

If, like me, you’re relatively new to rearing sheep and shearing time is upon us, my advice is to get someone in.  Seriously!  The…

D.I.Y & Crafts

A Little Life Of Lovely

My Tween Daughter's Posts

The Artemis & Xena box

Artemis & Xena Artemis and Xena is a quarterly subscription box aimed at young women. “Taking care of our mental well-being can be difficult…