Only 3 weeks to go! Three weeks today, on Sat 6th June at 11.30, I’m joining some excellent speakers to give a talk on “Following the Deer Trods” at the Shamanic Lands, Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London. My talk … Continue reading →
This is a good piece from BBC Earth.Rats will save each other rather than eat chocolate. Would you have guessed that? The article says, “In other words, our willingness to save others is an ancient trait, which modern humans have … Continue reading →
“Frogs and toads are a part of local biodiversity – the amazing variety of life around us. Conserving biodiversity is essential to the health of the planet and the welfare of humankind.” Frogs are being monitored globally as well because … Continue reading →
The practice of cultivating plants in containers can be traced back to early human civilisations such as in China, Greece and Rome. Today, container gardening is as popular as ever, bringing flowers to part of any landscape, whether a patio, balcony or windowbox.
Container gardening with flowers is a great way to instantly introduce colour, fragrance, and beauty into our lives. You can grow shrubs, perennials or annuals in tubs. By using suitable peat-free compost, you can also branch out into plants that don’t suit your soil – either acid or alkaline. The combinations are endless.
Plant colour combinations
The following plants should all be in flower through the Big Butterfly Count from 17 July to 8 August, providing nectar for garden butterflies such as the Peacock, Small Tortoiseshell and Red Admiral. You could select from the following suggestions to create single colour pots or mix them up.
Well, I feel unsurprised by the 2015 election results. From watching social media, news and other “stuff” over the past 5 years I was of the opinion the British public really still hadn’t a clue what they’d got for a … Continue reading →
Thank you Siobhan, that’s a really good review. You help me see the book, and the work, better too :-) Trees of the Goddess – Elen SentierMay 3, 2015 ~ siobhanwaters Sentier has compiled a book of tree lore that … Continue reading →
I just had this email from Cats Protection. This is why I support them and sponsor a cat-pen … There’s a new cat in your pen this week and she’s quite the character! PC Polly was all alone PC Polly … Continue reading →
Interesting article … Psilocybin mushrooms and the unique state of mind they bestow have played an important, deep seeded role in human history. The extensive study of humanity’s ancient theological culture and ancestry has confirmed that many of the forerunners … Continue reading →