Wisdom, Wildlife and Song

Prepare for Selfie Envy… Get ‘Up Close and Personal’ with Earth’s Shyest Creatures

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I have this slight obsession with deer. They are my favourite animal. When Christmas and New Year come around, I see them as fair game to indulge my dream of actually being a deer. So you can imagine my delight when someone brought this deer park in Japan to my attention. The deer here are so tame that YOU CAN ACTUALLY HUG THEM AND PET THEM AND TAKE SELFIES WITH THEM. I mean, it is literally the dream. These are probably the best deer selfies ever taken. I have selfie envy. Welcome to the legendary Nara Deer Park in Japan. (more…)

FREE LEARNING : The Very Best Places To Learn About Wildlife, Animal Care, Ecology And Conservation In England & Beyond

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Juust to give you a taster of what’s coming up, I’ve found training courses with seal pups in Cornwall, leading horse treks in Madagascar, and whale-watching in Yorkshire. It’s kind of amazing what you can do on a budget. #budgetlearners Enjoy! And let me know which training course you choose!

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Inspiration for Indoor Gardens : How To Transform A Dark, Damp Space Into Interior Paradise

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I’ve just discovered these honestly incredible house plants that not only purify your air, but can also SURVIVE WITHOUT NATURAL LIGHT. I mean, seriously #naturewins.

Oh, and there’s some gorgeous interiors and indoor gardens in here as well to brighten up your day, just because.

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That Time Brigitte Bardot Gave Up Everything To Care For Animals

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Film star, sex icon, and free-spirit of international fame. But what most people don’t know about Brigitte Bardot is that at the height of her fame in the 1970s she shunned the media and gave it all up to pursue her passion as an animal lover and animal rights activist, pouring all her money and energy into founding an animal sanctuary and settling in California, where she still lives to this day.

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This Eco-Fashion Model Holds The Key To The Most Beautiful Indoor Garden in New York

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I’m so happy to have read this article by Modern Farmer on the prolific indoor garden of New York dweller Summer Rayne Oakes – writer, model, sustainable clothing- and health food-activist. Here is a sneak peak of Summer Rayne’s enviably green space and you can read more about it here!

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Brave New World – Inspiration for a New You

Living isn’t always easy, is it? And yes, I know that we in the Western ‘world’, especially in England, have it pretty good, and I am incredibly grateful for that. But one thing that Life has taught me so far is that it is ok to take a moment and realise that you could be travelling down a certain path that is making you truly unhappy. Hopefully this will help 🙂

If you want to know where your heart is...

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These Are The Girls Who Really Blow my Mind

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Here is a compendium of photos that show these beautiful girls at their most bohemian. First Aid Kit’s haunting, soulful music lifts me up when I’m walking around London. Check out their free-spirited style and eerily earthy music if you want to feel connected again.

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Need to be doing some of this this weekend….

'Earthing'

 

Follow them, they will make you happy.
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