If you’re in the mood for a post-Christmas escape then this beautiful documentary on the life of Tove Jansson, the secretive author behind the Moomin stories, might do the trick. From the temperamental relationship between her artist parents to the remote and tempestuous island she was later drawn to inhabiting with her...Read more →
I’m a big fan of Christmas and all the traditions associated with the festive season – whether they be those embraced by the wider population or just by my quirky little family!
As a child, I remember the kitchen transforming into a hive of activity as soon as December began, with...Read more →
There’s something comforting about the seasons and the subtle changes they bring to a landscape as they roll slowly but determinedly onwards through a year. There is a certain hill in Sussex, just down the road from my boyfriend’s parent’s house, which I make a pilgrimage to each time we...Read more →
In a city that never stops moving it’s easy to miss the non-signposted things, especially when all your energy is taken up with battling the commuter crowds on the way to the office. It wasn’t until recently, when I took an extended break away from the Capital and...Read more →