Monthly Archive: April 2016


Finding and Enjoying Inner Peace?

Once, ever so often, I manage to sleep for 4 hours or longer. Normally, it is an hour here or two hours there. Last night was such an occasion & I must admit, when...


The First Cheap Magazine for Middle Class Women.

In 1856 Samuel Beeton persuaded his wife, Isabella, to be a joint editor with him in a new publishing venture, a monthly paper called The Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine. Initially priced at 2d, this was...


Vitamin D and all that Sun.

There is no getting away from it. Being outside in the sun does wonders for one’s state of mind. I had been fudging on getting a start with this year’s seed sewing, waiting for...