Journal

Busy as a Bee

Busy as a Bee

Late last year, I was ready to start my long awaited journey of beekeeping. After some investigation and research the answer was right in my backyard...literally. 
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kombucha

Kombucha making!

Kombucha is a fermented tea rich in probiotics. The SCOBY transforms sweet tea into tangy, naturally carbonated kombucha. Click here to learn how.
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LES MARCHÉ AUX PUCES PARIS

LES MARCHÉ AUX PUCES PARIS

Les Marché aux Puces St-Ouen are a group of flea markets on the northern edge of Paris. It's a treasure trove of inspiration and a must on my list with each visit to Paris.
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MIRKA ET MOI

MIRKA ET MOI

My true friendship with Mirka, began in 2004. We had tragically lost our son Justin, and in the days afterwards I was reminded of Mirka, when a book she had illustrated, fell from my shelf.
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BOTANICAL ART AND DRAWING

BOTANICAL ART AND DRAWING

I never realized how deep and wonderful the study of botanical art could be. The journey of studying the growth patterns of plants, the anatomy of flowers and the incredible colour combinations found in nature.
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