Cathedral Grove

Creators, We Need to Talk About Diversity in Stock Photography

The Good News If you create and share creative content on the internet, chances are that at some point you’ve used free stock photography sites to find that perfect picture to accompany your creation. I use them a… Read More

Monday Mindfulness ~ June 1, 2020

Hello, world. I don’t need to tell you that these are challenging times. As many worldwide continue to perish of COVID-19 and its many complications, we’re also bombarded daily with news stories of political malfeasance, human cruelty, and… Read More

The Potential and Power of Small Acts of Kindness

There are so many different ways to be kind to yourself and others, and often it only takes a moment.  This Mental Health Awareness Week, with its always pertinent theme of ‘Kindness,’ I’m reminded of a moving scene… Read More

Positive News Stories From This Week #6

Hello again, everyone – and a very Happy Mother’s Day to those reading this in the States right now. Today I’m back with a fresh end-of-week news round-up, ready to shine a spotlight on some of the many… Read More

Let’s Connect: Share + Promote Your Blog!

Many of us may still be in lockdown, but we can still connect. While a lot of tragedy and uncertainty has come of these strange times, it hasn’t all been doom and gloom these past few weeks. Just… Read More

Positive News Stories From This Week #5

Hello, lovely people. My end-of-week news round-up is back after a short pause, ready to highlight some of the many positive things still happening around the world during these strange times. Here’s hoping this latest edition finds you… Read More

Practicing Gratitude in the Blogosphere

Admit it. At least once since creating your site and first hitting that ‘publish’ button you’ve found yourself thinking something along the lines of, ‘100 followers – that’s lovely. But I sure do wish I had 1,000! (Or… Read More

Positive News Stories From This Week #4

Sunday salutations, all – and here’s hoping that this latest round-up of Positive News Stories From This Week finds you all healthy and happy. If you happened to miss out on last week’s installment and you’d like to… Read More

Greetings from Self-Isolation

It’s my last day of self-isolation. Some part of me wishes I could tell you of all the reading, writing, making, and planning I did during my precautionary staycation, but truth be told I mostly chose to watch… 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

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

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