Cathedral Grove

17 Ways to Make Your Home a Little Bit More Eco-Friendly

No Monday Mindfulness this week unfortunately, as I’ve been a bit poorly on account of a cold and didn’t quite manage to get around to it yesterday… However, that doesn’t mean that there won’t be any posts on… Read More

4 Things You Can Do To Help Protect the Planet’s Biodiversity

Did you know that May 22nd is the International Day for Biological Diversity, and that according to the United Nations 2011-2020 is the Decade on Biodiversity? Until a short while ago, I certainly didn’t! Inspired by this newly… Read More

A Fundraiser in Support of The Woodland Trust for My 29th Birthday

Hello, everyone. Megan here, sharing something a little bit different with you all today on account of a certain other day coming up. You see, Thursday, May 23rd will be my 29th birthday. Around this time last year… Read More

Montenegro: 7 Great Big Reasons to Visit This Little Gem

Zdravo, fellow wanderers! Those of you who’ve been following my meanderings on Instagram will know that I’ve just spent 18 days adventuring in Montenegro, hence the scarcity of posts these past few weeks. It’s funny I didn’t manage… Read More

Monday Mindfulness ~ April 22, 2019

Hello again, all. I hope this Monday Mindfulness post finds you well.  With yesterday having been John Muir’s birthday and today being Earth Day, this quote in particular spoke to me and seemed worthy of sharing with you… Read More

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

Nature News: A Win for Re-wilding, the ‘Attenborough Effect’ in Action, and a Push Against Plastic Pollution

Between this whole unfortunate Brexit business, Trump doing whatever it is that he is doing, and a gaggle of Instagram ‘influencers’ trampling the California #superbloom…well, there will always be some not-so-nice news out there in the world, won’t… 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

All About That Base: Betws-y-Coed, the Gateway to Snowdonia National Park

After a very relaxed, restful week in England’s lovely Malvern Hills, Nick and I have returned to Wales for another few days, although this time to the fringes of Snowdonia NP. What’s been on the ol’ adventure agenda… 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

5 Books About Nature and the Environment Worth Reading This World Book Day

Today in the UK it’s World Book Day, which seems a fine time as any to pass along a few recommendations of some truly worthwhile non-fiction books concerning nature and the environment. I’ve enjoyed reading these books at… 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