Discovering the Sacred in Everyday Life

Discovering the Sacred in Everyday Life

My book A Cup of Sunlight, is taking off. A Women’s group is now working through it on Monday nights, and there is a resurgence of energy for this title. When I feel under under pressure, or there are too many tasks on the lists, I find that returning awareness...

Spring Planting

Carrots love tomatoes, says my companion planting book. I’ve just planted Roma Italian tomato seedlings, and sown a row of carrots alongside. Carrots help peas as well. My sugar snap peas, planted a few weeks ago, are climbing nicely up their bamboo stakes. Warm...

Sap Rise, Beltane and National Green Day

I’m reflecting on this season of ‘Sap Rise’, as I call it in my book Celebrating the Southern Seasons. It’s a time of high sexual, creative, greening energy. The ancient Celtic festival of Beltane was celebrated at this point midway between spring equinox and summer...