merry maidens

The Merry Maidens is one of the few ‘true’ stone circles in Cornwall, being perfectly circular; it comprises nineteen stones today but is thought to originally have consisted of just eighteen. Another popular name for the stone circle is ‘Dans Maen’ which can be transaletd from the Cornish as the ‘dancing stones’. Both these names […]

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merry merry

+++ for every comment, every kind word, every email, every shared adventure; for all the encouragement, advice, love, friendship, open doors, cups of coffee, glasses of wine, laughter, tears and open, honest, conversations from the heart… i thank you all. happy holidays, -leonie +++ In case you weren’t here last year, I’m including a link […]

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postcards from polzeath

dear friends, last weekend saw me returning once more to the coast. it’s my retreat. my place to re-charge. a place where i can be quiet and still, re-connect with the earth and myself. i took a mermaid rock away with me which simply says LET GO. it’s only a small rock, yet it’s big […]

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gallivanting*

my bag is packed and i’m all ready for my next adventure: off gallivanting* in the english countryside. see you when i get back. i hope you are having some fab adventures of your own! * i LOVE this word, don’t you?

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postcards from st. ives

dear friends not so long ago, (7 years to be exact) i married a man, on a beach, in the sunshine. the beach is very dear to me. i grew up so close to the beach that it was the sound of the ocean that sung me to sleep. i miss it now we are […]

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