...but mine as well (in case He makes a mistake) We were challenged a few Sundays ago to live our lives with open hands, palm upwards to God. I nodded along and thought, semi-proudly, that I was doing ok with our finances and possessions. During my pregnancy with Georgie, I laid her in God's hands, … Continue reading Zipper Club: In God’s Hands…
I'm sure there will be many more things we learn but here's the start of the steep learning curve!
I wrote this a year ago and never posted it because I was worried it would come across as 'look at how amazing I am' and I didn't want that! But simultaneously, we live in a world with a lot of bad stuff happening and we can often feel quite helpless in the face of … Continue reading The Hair Weapon
Written 23rd March - who knows, maybe I'll get April's update up in April! This year is the year of everything, I decided. We had loads of different seeds to use up (most of them out-of-date…oops…) and I’ve been reading up about the joys of heirloom and heritage crops where you can gather your own … Continue reading March Spring Planting
dipping our toes into a more sustainable, and healthy, lifestyle (what happens when a girl with her heart set on a courtyard garden, supermarket vegetables, and space for a BBQ starts turning hippy...)
An update on what's been happening and what I'm hoping will happen!
I've been pestering Joel to write Georgie a poem. Here it is. We share it in hopes that it might help other parents who have been through traumatic births. How can a person come to love someone they've never met? A child, still not fully formed, who's seen by no eyes yet, A beating heart, … Continue reading Zipper Club: How?