Sylvia

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ponderings

adventures

2022-10-04: Contract/Expand In September 2021, I knew I was in trouble. My health had crashed, my anxiety went through the roof. …

2022-09-16: I love to discover music on Bandcamp, and the other day I found a very happy song called the shuffle …

2022-09-06: I just love how the light changes when you know there’s a thunderstorm coming. I love to watch the …

2022-09-05: Random weirdness: Saturday night I couldn’t sleep, and was reading on my Kiindle when a bloody …

2022-08-27: Currently reading: Wolfsong by T. J. Klune 📚 I love this book so much and it makes me SO happy to …

2022-08-27: This book is so beautiful and inspiring. It’s the kind I want around all the time in my office, to …

2022-08-27: I’ve put a ban on buying new art supplies and notebooks, other than my favourites. In the …

2022-08-26: my little music marvel One of the best things I’ve bought for myself is the SanDisk Clip. It’s a teeny tiny MP3 player with …

2022-08-23: A shelf full of finished art journals 🎨

2022-08-19: My cat watching Dream of a Thousand Cats with a little too much interest.

2022-08-12: Yesterday, in the garden. With tea. Not shown: a Sylvia melted into the couch.

2022-08-11: This is my love of trees art/poetry journal.

2022-08-01: I thought I’d share something that made me smile and teary eyed just now. It just goes to show …

2022-07-30: This picture is one I so love. Taken in Paris in 2014. Zoom in above the flowers to see a surprising …

2022-07-30: Hank Green explains climate change in four minutes and he uses a metaphor that made it so clear to …

2022-07-29: Me and my cube One of my favourite things I do to calm my anxiety is solving a Rubik’s cube. I learned the beginner …

2022-07-24: My planning system is so simple, just a small spiral notebook and my favourite clutch pencil. I …

2022-07-24: The hibiscus in front of the house is so abundantly in bloom this summer. Such a beauty. 🌱

2022-07-18: Bought a really cheap aircooler because heatwave and it’s just amazing! It’s going to go near 40 …

2022-07-17: I’ve found the perfect music for a heatwave. It’s so joyful and I can highly recommend! …

2022-07-14: Woah!!! Wordle 390 2/6 🟩🟩🟩🟩⬛ 🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

2022-07-12: My goodness, that first JWST image is just incredible. I tried to stay up to watch the presentation, …

2022-07-11: Bought some dirt cheap graphite watercolour pencils to experiment with aand I’ve had a lot of fun …

2022-07-11: Stop making life so hard for yourself. I have had shoulder issues for many years. many many many years. One of the things this complicated …

2022-07-09: I’m a big fan of Wordle, but lately I’ve really enjoyed Heardle too. Todays one was really tough! …

2022-07-09: early morning, awakened by banshee/cat My cat is a diva. No food in her dish means she shrieks like a banshee until she gets my attention. …

2022-07-06: Tree in full bloom (think it’s a chestnut tree?)

2022-07-04: Wild sky last night 📷☁️

2022-07-04: Just found a habit tracking site linked in my Raindrop.io Have no idea where I found it (probably …

2022-06-24: I’m so happy the spider is back at Glasto. It’s such an awesome sight.

2022-06-22: First sunset over Glastonbury festival 🏕🌅

2022-06-21: Driving into the car train through the channel tunnel. Tomorrow: Glastonbury festival!

2022-06-20: My two weekend crochet projects: sleeves for my glasses (fit perfectly for each pair) 🧶 (dramatic …

2022-06-19: This video made me really happy, and I thought I’d share :) www.youtube.com/watch

2022-06-19: My body during heatwaves

2022-06-14: Knit up a little bag for my mini tarot deck. Just love these easy and quick crafts 🧶

2022-06-12: This hat is made for adventures! 📷

2022-06-07: A couple of days after watching it, and I still think about Everything everywhere all at once. It …

2022-06-03: Knit some fingerless gloves. Makes total sense to do that in summer, no? 🧶

2022-06-03: Finished reading: Several Short Sentences About Writing by Verlyn Klinkenborg 📚 I really wanted to …

2022-06-03: I’ve been off blogging/social media since September last year. This is my quiet crawl back …

2022-05-06: Currently reading: Upstream: Selected Essays by Mary Oliver 📚 This is such a joyful book. It’s …

2022-05-05: the best meditation is sitting on the earth and looking up into her wild, green trees and listen to …

2022-05-04: 📷 a yellow rose