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

Arran Open Studios – A Review

The short version is a wee jump in the air shouting 'I did it' followed by a little jig round the room.  The longer version is below....xx My goodness I had absolutely no idea how this event would go.  I had heard mixed stories from artists who had been part of Arran Open Studios before so … Continue reading Arran Open Studios – A Review

When silence is a good thing

I can’t believe how long it has been since I last posted a blog.  Nothing wrong, but sometimes life just gets in the way.  There is a lot going on with the children and they, of course, remain my priority and everything else has to shift in behind them.  So I am rather slotting everything … Continue reading When silence is a good thing