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#SelfCareCAL – What you’ve been up to on Instagram.

You’ve all been busy this week! And some of you have put some real effort into the Self Care CAL. I’ve shared a few of my favourites from Instagram below. Multimel13 has made a big effort to grt involved with the CAL. This week, she shared the above photo which I think is so true!… Continue reading #SelfCareCAL – What you’ve been up to on Instagram.

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#SelfCareCAL Day 1 – Self Care on a Budget…

When I announced the CAL, I wanted to give people ideas on Self Care on a budget. Not many people have had much spare cash since the global meltdown. I wanted to give you a few hints on things to do that don’t cost the earth! Love Yourself There are a lot of things you… Continue reading #SelfCareCAL Day 1 – Self Care on a Budget…

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Bullet Journaling For the 21st Centuary

At the beginning of the year, I began Bullet Journaling. (Bujo for short.) I really enjoyed it but I lost interest because it just didn’t work for me. And even more importantly I got really discouraged by the fact that everyone else’s looked so much better than my efforts! I’ve never been good at making… Continue reading Bullet Journaling For the 21st Centuary

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National Museum Cardiff – CAVETSY On Tour

One of the things I’ve wanted to do this year is to make more memories and go new places to get inspiration for future projects and designs. So when Sarah-Jane Eagan from Fragment Designs who is the captain of the┬áCAVETSY team said she was organising a trip to the National Museum in Cardiff to see… Continue reading National Museum Cardiff – CAVETSY On Tour

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The Future Is Now….

This year has been fraught and stressful. I haven’t taken a lot of time out for me. I feel like I’ve spent most of my time looking after others. I’ve definitely spent most of the last six months making for others. And I haven’t finished yet! Now that’s not to say I don’t enjoy making… Continue reading The Future Is Now….

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What is Normal?

Today I want to talk to you about ‘Normaility’. I know what you’re thinking! ‘Normaility is boring!’ But is it? Really? At the end of the day ‘normal’ means something different for different people. Drug addicts say that they take drugs to feel ‘normal’ without really understanding what ‘normal’ is. And I’m not being funny… Continue reading What is Normal?