Cathedral Grove

Cathedral Grove Reaches 100+ Followers!

…and to celebrate, I’m giving away free e-hugs to all!  I know it’s no free all-expenses paid trip around-the-world (…we’ll have to save that giveaway for 100,000 follows, I think…), but free hugs are also pretty great and… Read More

Monday Mindfulness ~ April 15, 2019

Hello, and happy Monday Mindfulness to you all once again! Hopefully, if you’ve been off this weekend you’ve had a restful time of it, and if you’ve been at work I hope that very soon you get a… Read More

Cathedral Grove is 1 Year Old Today!

Hello and huge thanks, everyone! Because of all you lovely people out there kindly following my little seedling of a site, Cathedral Grove has put down strong roots and branched out in all sorts of ways that really… Read More

Monday Mindfulness ~ April 8, 2019

Hello, and happy Monday Mindfulness to you! This week, I’m really liking these two quotes in particular that just so happen to be from the same person, self-help author and speaker Karen Salmansohn. Sometimes bad things happen to… Read More

Monday Mindfulness ~ March 25, 2019

Hello, all – and happy Monday!  It’s a fresh, new Monday, meaning it’s also time for a fresh, new thought of the moment to kick-start the week. For today’s Monday Mindfulness quote, I’ve borrowed from 18th-century German poet,… Read More

A Wild Wander in Wales: Walking in the Brecon Beacons National Park

It’s been just a little over two weeks since the start of our six-month-long work sabbatical, and our adventures have now truly begun in earnest!  After a week and a bit of local wanderings in the Yorkshire/Lancashire area… Read More

Monday Mindfulness ~ March 11, 2019

Hello again, everyone. Here’s hoping that this fresh dose of Monday Mindfulness finds you well – that you are happy and healthy, that you enjoy a few lovely adventures today and in the days ahead, and that you… Read More

It’s March 4th…

…the day we march forth toward adventure! (See what I did there? Honestly, we didn’t choose this particular date because of how it sounded, but now that I’ve thought of this connection I find the date rather appropriate,… Read More

Monday Mindfulness ~ February 25, 2019

Greetings, everyone! After a bit of a hiatus, Monday Mindfulness is back once more! Today, I’m sharing not one, but two new quote creations (I make all these little text-on-image thingamajigs via Canva, an excellent free graphic design… Read More

Sabbatical Shenanigans: An Update on Things (Hopefully!) to Come

Hello, lovely people! There’s no Monday Mindfulness post again this week, but it will return once more before too long. You may have noticed that I’ve taken a little break from posting much of anything over the past… Read More

Monday Mindfulness ~ February 4, 2019

Hello, all. It’s Monday once again and that means it’s time for another installment of Monday Mindfulness. This week, I’m feeling inspired by this quote from noted scientist and two-time Nobel Prize recipient Marie Curie. What wise words… Read More

Monday Mindfulness ~ January 28, 2019

Hello, all. Monday Mindfulness is back once again as we venture boldly into a new week. This week, perhaps we can take a bit of inspiration from this Japanese proverb. May your days this week and in the… Read More