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New year arrrrggggghhhhhhh

A academic year begins for both my two children and for me. This is my second year and final year of my Fashion and Clothing course after which I will hopefully enter the land of employed in whatever capacity I … Continue reading

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So when did Avocado become the enemy

As someone who has struggled with their weight since university where weight gain was caused by my ability to consume pints of Guinness in Olympic quantities and believing that the walk to the pub constituted enough exercise, I can fully … Continue reading

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These toes are not for rolling

The vinyasa sequence throughout primary and of course the salutations is a major characteristic of Ashtanga yoga. Until recently it had always seemed like this magical thing that only proper yogis could do (i.e. not me). I have spent hours … Continue reading

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Yogic Bliss?

So what is this feeling you get after an amazing yoga practice and why does it happen? This morning I had to force myself into my car to go to yoga as my mind was telling me not to go. … Continue reading

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Thursday Tutorial – Flat Felled Seam

So here begins my Thursday sewing tutorials. Each week (on a Thursday suprisingly) I will try and explain a technique that you may have seen written in a pattern / book, on Great British Sewing Bee, or you have seen … Continue reading

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Procrastination is my favourite hobby

Blimey it is so long since I have written a blog post it has taken me about 30 minutes to remember the password. After that I yet again had to convince the computer that I am a sentient being and … Continue reading

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Yoga Stops Traffick

On Saturday morning I am taking part in a global yoga event to support the Odanadi Seva Trust. The trust has worked over the past 20 years to rescue and rehabilitate children, survivors of the human trafficking trade. Through yoga … Continue reading

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Sew Decision Time

A year ago next week, I finished working for Weight Watchers to work for myself making bags and hopefully selling them. By September my website was live. I gave myself a year which is now up, so where do we go … Continue reading

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Celebrate the small Things

So over here  at Julia’s blog I learned about this great idea - celebrating the small achievements each week. I have been meaning to join in for ages but this is the first time I have got round to it. The source … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned

In the western world yoga begins on the mat with the asanas (yoga postures) but practicing yoga on a day to day basis extends far deeper than that. Believe me it is a roller coaster of a ride and brings … Continue reading

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