Archive for March 2013

zen-like epiphanies from the bleak mid-winter

March 25, 2013

It did not get above freezing all weekend. The scene above was interrupted only by brief, half-hearted laps of the house in an attempt to break the cabin fever. England is on track for a white Easter, this is the coldest March in like a squllion years and the temptation to pack it all in and go […]

chasing my own tail

March 18, 2013

Rex: chillaxin’ post Furry Grand Prix Badger has invented an awesome new game. She chases her tail. In the bath. At three o’clock in the freakin’ morning. The thunderous noise prompts Rex to investigate, which morphs quickly into both cats doing laps of the house. This continues for an hour until they collapse exhausted at the end […]

yes to fire and water, no to animal sacrifice

March 13, 2013

Confession: I feel most like Wonder Woman when I open the pantry and see the tins all lined up (Sleeping With The Enemy stylez). Having things in order calms me. A couple of weeks ago I found socks in my knicker drawer, and there was the fitted sheet that had just been shoved in the linen cupboard (folding […]

soundtrack to your life | rachel cole

March 08, 2013

Rachel W. Cole has spent years guiding women to identify, understand and feed their truest hungers – at and away from the table. As an eating disorder survivor herself, Rachel speaks with great wisdom, sensitivity, and authority about what it takes to live as a well-fed woman in the modern world. She has traveled across […]

the only ten things you need to know about life, aka: badger dogma

March 07, 2013

Be fearless in love: purr wildly and with abandon whenever the object of ones affections is within whisker-touching distance Ask for help when you go too high or too far, or you cannot get out of the bath Nap restfully and regularly Seek warmth, comfort and cuddles wherever and whenever Fully embody fear, anger, grief, happiness […]