• Archive for December, 2012

    Tales From Moomin Valley

    December 30, 2012 • Books

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    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...

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    A Sussex Hill Top through the Seasons

    December 14, 2012 • Travel, UK Travel

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    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...

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