Shifting Perspectives – the power of landscape

I have known this since I was a small child. A big landscape helps to put the human being into their proper and defined space. I think, as humans, we can get a wee bit carried away with our own lives.  This can have a tumbling effect as it gathers pace and the small detail … Continue reading Shifting Perspectives – the power of landscape


The very best of accidents…x

Sometimes I start something by accident and sometimes these are the best of times.  At the end of 2016 I suddenly stopped making cushions.  I had had enough of churning them out on my machine and I wanted a new challenge.  This presented itself very quickly when my lack of cushions was noticed!  A very … Continue reading The very best of accidents…x

Hygge Lives

I am enjoying my latest writing assignment as part of a UK team looking at the Danish concept of hygge.  It is a challenge to try see the world through the eyes of a different culture.  There are some strong parallels between life on a Scottish island and the reach for a hygge moment in … Continue reading Hygge Lives