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  • Funding my habit…

    You know I love painting, right? In fact I spent the whole of today painting, and looked up and it was five o’ clock already. Thought I’d share the pics, before I tell you my big plan! Painting has become quite a habit, and not […]

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  • Mindful mama moon time

    Welcome to the March Mindful Mama Carnival: Mindful Mama ChallengeThis post was written for inclusion in the Mindful Mama Carnival hosted by Becoming Crunchy and TouchstoneZ. This month our participants have challenges they’ve set for themselves toward becoming more mindful. Please read to the end […]

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  • Sun-Day Blessings

    An unseasonably warm weekend. A bonfire barbecue last night shared with friends: spatchcock chicken with rosemary, lemon and garlic, sausages, summer salads and marshmallows toasted on sticks. Washed down with a glass – or three- of Pimms. Another sunny day today. Morning has broken, like […]

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  • Joy Pockets

    Feeling the global feminine energy of transformation rising *** My sister’s maple and pecan cake  *** Compulsive honesty *** Kissing baby cheeks *** Curry night *** Painting with my fingers *** Cherry blossom picnic *** A sneaky, unforseen last breastfeed, six weeks after weaning *** […]

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  • All in a morning’s work…

    Three kids breakfasts. Two packed lunches. One pooey nappy. 1000 more words of Creative Rainbow mama book written 30 questionnaires cut up and categorised by chapter – thank you all you dear Creative Rainbow mamas who contributed. And, of course, these…  I think I deserve […]

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  • Conception 2012 – Vision for a new world

    Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. Margaret Mead To create consciously requires four things: vision, an impulse to create, a willingness to surrender to the creative power and […]

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  • Preparing for conception day…

    I’m getting ready for Conception Day on Thursday as part of the Birth 2012 project – all of you who are up for it – get your stuff together – I’m going to pop together some of my own to share on the blog on […]

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  • Community art: drawing over the cracks

    Walking home last night, it struck me that the thing I find most dispiriting about where we live is all the grey concrete and tarmac. This evening the children solved that problem for me. A neighbouring child called round, and had to almost drag my […]

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  • Welcome to my world

    I remember loving the series a couple of years back in a weekend newspaper on writers’ rooms. I was fascinated, I longed for a room of my own, one dedicated to writing and books and creativity, where you get to be a REAL writer. Well […]

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  • What life taught me today

    I am brave. I really am. There’s no point writing a book and then not wanting people to read it. Apparently if you write a book then you do believe in it… and yourself on some level. So stop doing battle with yourself. Let everyone […]

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