Month: January 2018

A gentle start to January

Hello 2018! I hope it’s been good for you so far. I’m emerging from my hibernation and beginning to make my way into the new year. I love the festive season and I’m always sad to see it end. A fresh year is inspiring, but also a little scary. I’m never one to exactly leap into it. Early January is a funny time – some people are raring to go, others are quietly melancholic as they pack away the baubles. I’m a bit of both – but my ideas and inspiration are beginning to reawaken after losing a week with a dose of being ill. Here’s what I’m enjoying thinking about, doing and making right now. Things that are minimal, but also nourishing and gentle.  Wrapping up in ginger…I’ve always been a lover of ginger since I was a little girl, it’s soothing for tummies with its warm and spicy aroma. It’s also said to stimulate the body…that must be why I feel a craving for it when unwell. I’ve been loving Origins Ginger Soufflé Whipped Body Cream this week. And …