As you may know i've been having a huge clear out. I want to become a minimalist! Minimalism, for me, used to conjure up monochrome images of slinky French women drinking wine upon an Italian sofa in a very sparse apartment. No? Just me? Well the point i'm trying to make is that the idea… Continue reading A Change of Perspective
Today I did something strange. It is nothing adventurous or particularly exciting, but it was such a "moment" for me I had to share it. Have you seen my bucket list? One of the objectives on there is to learn to play a musical instrument. If you saw this post then you will know I chose… Continue reading Nailed It.
I'm struggling. Honestly, it's tough. It feels like i've thrown away everything remotely useless and anything I don't love or need. Well clearly this is not the point at which to admit defeat. If my minimalism research has taught me anything it is that small steps are key. As long as I keep throwing things… Continue reading A Minimalism Plateau?
The Island of Doctor Moreau is an 1896 science fiction novel, by English author Herbert George Wells, better known as H.G Wells. I generally dislike all things sci-fi: monsters, aliens, spaceships and all that stuff but as this book (and author) came so highly recommended I thought I would put prejudice aside and give it a… Continue reading The Island of Doctor Moreau – Book Review
Pretty cool huh?! These were actually really easy, let me show you! WHAT YOU MAY OR MAY NOT NEED: A terracotta pot chalk paint or acrylic paint acrylic paint pencil a wall painting brush a medium paint brush a pointed, detailing paint brush rubber band a 4" paint roller and tray STEP ONE: GATHER YOUR… Continue reading Drippy Paint Pots!
My internet is back on....*Sigh of relief* ... but you know having the tech free time was very refreshing. I actually didn't go on my laptop for the ENTIRE day yesterday. I only went on my phone for about 10 minutes collectively. I did watch a couple of hours of TV BUT it was with… Continue reading How Do You Use The Internet?
Once upon a time.... Tuesday 25th July was pretty much like any other day. I had just published my previous post at Coffee #1 and it was about half five. I was going to meet Souly at home when he called and he said "I have some good news!" and I too was like… Continue reading An Engaging Story