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
A plan for the winter months - I don’t really consider winter starting until after Christmas and then there is usually a sharp couple of months when life becomes a wee bit challenging. Regular followers of Scottish island mum will be familiar with my incubation theory where I use January and February as ways to … Continue reading Hygge comes to Scottish island mum
Goodness me what a busy pre-Christmas season for one very tired Scottish island mum. Extra events and very lively sales have resulted in the busiest selling time for years. I am, of course, not grumbling but I seriously need to clone myself and then all will be well. What has marked this season apart from … Continue reading Handmade Opportunities?