Is August the new December?

Is August the new December?

There’s always a lot of talk about September being the new January. The link is clear to see. It’s all about fresh starts and changes in routine. Beginning again with renewed energy and enthusiasm to create a better you. But if we follow things through...
Get more sleep

Get more sleep

You need to get more sleep. I’m sure it’s a statement that you agree with. You too have read various reports in the media quoting research. You are aware of the consequences. Maybe you have a genuine reason for not sleeping enough. You have a small child...
An envelope of snippets part 18

An envelope of snippets part 18

This super useful how-to from the Letter Writers Alliance explains how to refill fountain pen ink cartridges 🙂 Our dream house has a library, a morning room for letter writing and a hidden door! The clocks go forward at the end of the month. Why not make this your...
An envelope of snippets part 17

An envelope of snippets part 17

Done your clothes, books, paperwork, komondo and sentimental items? Don’t forget to apply Marie Kondo in your office! Valentine’s Day reminded us about the Bridegroom Oak. Thinking about booking a holiday? Science has figured out how long your break needs...
It’s not about the biscuits

It’s not about the biscuits

It’s not about the biscuits.Sorry. It doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy them but they are sort of, kind of beside the point. While Carla and I were planning #loverealletters for January we thought we would post a biscuit recipe today. We enthused about...