Bringing in the Summer at Beltain Festival

There are a handful of events during each year that I always look forward to more than anything else. These events mark the changes through the year and celebrate the happiness each season has to offer. This weekend was my ‘spring happiness fix’: Beltain Festival at Butser Ancient Farm in Hampshire. Beltain (or Beltane) is …

What To Do When You’re Overwhelmed: Never Look At The Big Picture

Sometimes everything is just a bit terrible. Tom says that I simply can’t care about everything at once. But what do I choose to care about the most? The plastic in the oceans? Should I convert from vegetarian to vegan to make the world a better place? Syria? Politics in the US (terrible)? Politics here …