One of the most appealing and enjoyable things about the craft of origami is its reminder of childhood creativity. It is also, however, a hobby that has endless possibilities thanks to its versatility in regards to self-expression, treasured by children and adults in equal measure whether it be making paper
Colouring books for adults have become somewhat of a phenomenon over recent years. You can’t walk into any book shop without seeing a whole spectrum of different colouring books to encourage you to get your creativity flowing. From mandalas to animals, scenic landscapes to Harry Potter themed, there is definitely
“Silence is a source of great strength.”Lao Tzu
We live in a noisy world. We are surrounded by a cacophony of sounds and voices, a chorus of constant conversation. Even when we are alone, we rarely allow ourselves to enjoy silence. We feel compelled to fill any gaps between our own
“Rest and be thankful.”― William Wordsworth
Crinum Powellii in the rain, Chirk Castle. By Jan Longshadow ©
We have always had dogs in my family - in fact, it’s hard for me to remember a time when there wasn’t a dog living in our family home. I was born into a home where we were all big animal lovers, especially dogs and that love has stayed with
Did you hear about the magic tractor? It drove up the road and turned into a field!
Sorry. It’s terrible, isn’t it?! On the other hand, it’s also safe enough not to cause offence to anybody. Hopefully I got a laugh out of you? Or a tiny smirk? If, like me
“Relax, Recharge and Reflect. Sometimes it’s OK to do nothing.”― Izey Victoria Odiase
Relaxation is essential to maintain a healthy balance for mind, body and soul - you absolutely must make time for it. So just how exactly does it benefit us? Read on to discover more.
What is relaxation?
Relaxation is defined in psychology as the emotional state of a living being, of low
Meditation has previously been associated with religion and individuals that have strong faiths and belief systems. However, over the past decade, more and more people are adopting meditation techniques into their everyday lives and are feeling the benefits of doing so.
In this article, we will discuss what the main benefits