Paws for Love

August 22, 2011 by  
Filed under current, Living Space

I first saw beauty in a dog in the saddest way possible. I grew up surrounded by four legged friends and playmates.  We always had at least one dog, usually more, and they were part of the family.  I accepted them just as I did my brothers.  They just belonged. One day when I was […]

Drinking in the Wonder of the Universe

June 22, 2010 by  
Filed under Serenity Space

I wasn’t at all sure I’d write for you here this month. But the theme of Wonder has been haunting me… the writers here have been inspiring me (haven’t we had a wonderful line up of inspiration??) … the need to write has been tempting me… so, here I am When I hear the word […]

We're Noticing Beauty & Celebrating a Birthday!

October 1, 2009 by  
Filed under The Space

It’s the 2nd birthday of The Calm Space! In honour of all the beautiful women (and sometimes men) who share their skill and their heart with us here, we’re noticing Beauty everywhere in this issue. We’re thrilled to share our celebrations with you, and hope you’ll join us in a very special challenge…

What Makes A House A Home

October 1, 2009 by  
Filed under Design Space

Do you long for a flawlessly decorated home, straight out of the pages of a glossy magazine? Vitania looks at four very important elements that make a house a home and fill it with beauty every day, making it a place we can’t wait to get back to…

The Girl Who Would Be Beautiful

October 1, 2009 by  
Filed under Living Space

Come and delight in this wonderful gift from Anne – a simple tale about the quest for beauty. It starts with some of the most beautiful words ever written…

The Gift of Noticing

October 1, 2009 by  
Filed under Nature Space

Amy drives her family crazy! She flings herself from cars, crouches on roadside kerbs and generally acts in a rather odd manner… but there’s a reason for this behaviour and we’re blessed she’s sharing it with us this month…

Beautiful Choices

October 1, 2009 by  
Filed under Organising Space

“Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.” This month Angela ever so gently encourages us to apply a simple, powerful principle (it may not be what you think!) to what we keep in our homes…

Berries and Birds

October 1, 2009 by  
Filed under Kitchen Table Space

There’s lessons everywhere if we just look. But an overgrown garden – avoided recently and looking very neglected – seems an unlikely place for anything but hard work. Join Janice as she works through her overwhelm and discovers a miracle…