Our Wild Northumbrian Adventure

I’m snuggled upon a bed fit for a princess…the most magical four poster bed, with posts made from the trunks of silver birch, wrapped in twinkling fairy lights….Arthur is sleeping soundly beside me, Dan is laid across the bottom of the bed, engrossed in a book, Ollie is sleeping on the floor, beside the fire….the…

Shamanic Retreat

I had planned to have have this post on much sooner, but truth be told I have struggled to find the words…. I was going to be attending The Shamans Path at Lendrick Lodge. It is described as a weekend of ancient rituals and ecstatic transformation…… I was full of trepidation going into this, as…

Feeling the fear.

I’m writing this (hopefully) short post as I know next week I will be writing all about my weekend and will no doubt have had an amazing time….and the fear I feel now will be forgotten. I wanted to document it, to hopefully help others or at the very least ,help myself, when I hit…

Our Lake District Adventure

I spoke in my last post about my New Year Intentions. One of the most important ones for me was adventure. To be precise, more of them! It really does spark joy within me to find myself in new places, exploring new landscapes….especially with the promise of a little magic thrown in. This month the…

Enchanted Escapes

One of our main priorities as a family for 2019 is connection and adventures. One of my favourite feelings in the whole world, is grabbing a bag, throwing a few essentials into it and heading off into nature. This year I am making sure that happens as much as possible. As a family we will…

Vision Board Magick

One of my most treasured tools for setting my intentions and goals is to create a vision board. A vision board gives your dreams attention and allows you to keep them within your daily focus. My process for creating a vision board begins some time before actually sitting down to piece my board together. I…

The Winter Solstice

The Winter Solstice, Yule, is the longest night and shortest day of the year. It marks the return of the Sun, from here the days begin to get just a little bit longer. Regardless of your beliefs, I find Yule is the perfect way to celebrate nature and our earth, and gives us chance to…

Magic Biscuits

This is a simple little post, but one I thought may be nice to share with you all. I love finding little always to incorporate magic into the kids lives. One of my favourite ways is to make magic biscuits. This is so simple but is a really lovely activity to do together that feels…

The Shamanic Journey

As promised I thought I would do a little write up of my day at a Shamanic Workshop. Since my last blog post I have discovered there is so many of you interested in shamanism. It can feel quite daunting going into a workshop like this if you don’t know what to expect so hopefully…

Samhain Magic

I thought I’d share with you some simple activities to share with your children to celebrate Halloween/Samhain. I absolutely love Halloween, I love the pumpkins, the crafts and especially the magic in the air. Regardless of your beliefs, these are lovely little ways to bring a bit of meaning and magic to a somewhat commercialised…