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The Victorian Era continues to inspire and fascinate me. Continue reading


Read: Save the Bees! —by Liil

Lovely and important post about Bees by Liil, we should all know about this! And do check out the rest of her blog, it is gorgeous.

Not so long ago, I was inspired by the Sentimental Cynic blog when she wrote about saving bees. I’ve heard this many times, but before looking into it I didn’t fully understand the full meaning and consequences of losing bees from the planet. If the bee disappeared off the face of the earth then man […]

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Words are important. They are a great many things besides, but I felt that was a good place to begin. That’s also the reason I wanted to start my first proper post here by sharing a quote (yes, one of those deep, celebrity ones). I can’t rememeber when I came across this one, and true or not it struck a cord with me and has reminded me quite a few times to just get on with it. Like this blog.

“It’s a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you’re ready. I have this feeling now that actually no one is ever ready to do anything. There is almost no such thing as ready. There is only now. And you may as well do it now.” – Hugh Laurie

En bra start på bloggen tyckte jag: sprida lite ord. Just det här citatet har jag gillat länge, kan inte riktigt sätta fingret på varför men det har hjälpt mig ett antal gånger. Vare sig det är sant eller inte har det liksom funnits där i mitt bakhuvud. Vi lever bara en gång, lika bra att utnyttja den möjligheten – je ne regrette rien, som Edith Piaf skulle säga.