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October 2015

  • Enrich

    Letters Matter

    And none will hear the postman’s knock, without the quickening of the heart. For who can bear to feel himself forgotten? ~ W.H. Auden   I recently received a beautifully drafted thank-you letter in…

    October 27, 2015
  • Learn

    Crab Apple Capers

      OK, so making crab apple jelly took two attempts but I’m glad I stuck with it and am totally chuffed to bits with the outcome.  I’ve only ever made jam once and it…

    October 18, 2015
  • Give

    Framed Memories

    It was recently Mr W’s birthday and I was totally at a loss about what to buy.  Quite simply, he didn’t want nor need any more ‘stuff’. As I was pottering around the shops yearning…

    October 17, 2015
  • Learn

    Royally Hooked

    Last year I discovered crochet The need was simple. Something I could do to release my mind from the day-to-day madness of life, that would be both fulfilling and productive. I’d tried yoga a few…

    October 5, 2015
  • Enrich

    Inspired by Irma

    I recently had the pleasure of attending the inaugural Jersey Festival of Words – the Island’s 2015 literary festival. I was lucky enough to enjoy an evening event featuring Irma Kurtz.  For those who don’t…

    October 3, 2015