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Popping Up ...

I'm delighted to be part of the Christmas Fair held at Samlesbury Hall this year. It skipped a year, due to our least favourite C word but its back again for our the only C word we need to read! Christmas will soon be upon us. It's time to consider what you might buy, and which local businesses you might support. Small businesses have taken such a hit over the last 18 months. I've seen several, close by to me, stop trading and close their doors when they were unable to diver

Thank you British Flowers

Yesterday, 20 June 2021, at the close of British Flowers Week, I was in the delightful location of Samlesbury Hall, with British flowers for sale. It was a wonderful day, spent chatting to people who were visiting about British flowers and why you should choose them over imported flowers. There was also talk of seasonality, respectful foraging, but mostly about the joy of bringing British and garden flowers into our homes. There were bouquets for sale, and thank you to the l

Where nature mends us ...

I'm both thankful, and delighted, to have the opportunity to collaborate with @samlesburyhall in the development of their #therapeuticgarden for 2021 and beyond. Flowers and gardening for wellness have been my passion, and this space will fulfil the need that we all have to be outdoors in nature, and breathe in the stillness and the feel good. Plans are underway for a beautiful space with #socialprescribing at the heart of the garden. Mindfully .... It will be a place to sit,

Finding Comfort and Joy

SOLD OUT I'm delighted to tell you that I have 4 seasonal workshops planned in collaboration with Samlesbury Hall, Preston New Road, Samlesbury, PR5 0UP. You can find details of the workshops, in early December, on Eventbrite, and the link is here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/finding-comfort-joy-seasonal-wreath-workshop-tickets-119945818171 Mindful of Government guidelines, the workshop numbers are limited to allow for current rules on social distancing. Additionally, th