Elderflower Picking and Reminiscing at Pendower

A few years ago, I went elderflower picking with my mum. This resulted in her making some delicious and refreshing homemade cordial. Every May to June, when elderflower’s in abundance in Cornwall, I promise myself I’ll do the same. I’ve obviously waited a few years for the idea to imbue because this is the first

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Watching The Sun Go Down On Lusty Glaze

A Bit About Lusty Glaze An evening this week saw me stretching my legs with a friend. We decided to watch the sun go down on Lusty Glaze beach, in Newquay. Aside from its fabulous, somewhat flirty name, Lusty Glaze is a relatively secluded cove, nestled between Tolcarne beach and Watergate Bay on Cornwall’s north

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The Many Benefits Of Daily Painting

I first heard of daily painting from Cornish artist, Andrew Tozer, when I attended his short course at the Newlyn School of Art. Leaving there with a new found enthusiasm for painting and a revived motivation to paint as much as possible, I read Daily Painting by Carol Marine. After that, I promised myself I’d try and

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5 Reasons to Bullet Journal

If you’re not au fait with the bullet journal method, it’s basically a minimalist system designed by Ryder Carroll for organising your life, weeks and days. It’s designed to help you understand why you want to be organised, boost productivity, and help you remain mindful and intentional. I love it and have found many benefits

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