Am I alone in discovering that different activities can teach you to view the world differently? I grew up with a very artistically gifted younger sister, and somehow I turned this into a belief that I wasn’t artistic, wasn’t creative. Not being able to paint or draw could have come in to it… It wasn’t…
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Last year the lovely Esther offered to send readers of her blog a baycorn, so that they could grow their own bay tree. I said “yes please” and in due course was delighted to see one of them sprouting. Now, I use a lot of bay leaves in the kitchen, and realised that I was…
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