Winter garden

Winter garden

It's Old Twelfth Night. Sunlight breaks through the chinks in the copse, and dances on the shiny ivy leaves, like the sparkle of twinkling fairy lights. The ash trees cast long shadows across the lawn that shift as the light moves. The days are already beginning to lengthen and the wheel of the year begins [...]

January’s moments

January’s moments

Although January lacks the merriment of December’s festive atmosphere, it has its own moments of ritual, tradition and celebration. For us, January always begins with a walk; striding out to meet the new year. Often this is when we share our thoughts for the twelve months ahead, not resolutions, but ideas and intentions. There will [...]