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Newsletter 2014
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Well Being

Counting Sheep image credit to Galatas

Tired Of Not Sleeping?

Florence Parot shares with us some of her advice on getting a good night’s sleep. Sleeping is switching off. It is important to understand how sleep works in order to make sense of those “gaps” during the night when sleep is eluding us. Read more

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Off Duty

Sunflowers

On Contexts – With Sunflowers As My Example

Tizy has been travelling through France and Spain and has been enjoying the brilliant yellow of the sunflower fields in full bloom from about Toulouse up to somewhere around Poitiers. To examine a sunflower in its various stages from bud to open flower is to appreciate an intricate and amazing plant; no surprise that so many artists have chosen to paint them Read more

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Et Cetera

Common Building Duwamish Cohousing Porject image credit to Joe Mabel

Cohousing – A Middle-Aged Lady’s Exhilarating Endeavour (2)

Eve Tibber continues the story of her cohousing endeavour by talking about the difficulties of finding the right site.

Doing something unexpected at fifty-five that even the younger generation find cool – cohousing.
Doing something for myself that is also good for society and the environment – cohousing.
Living ethically, cheaply and for longer (that last one maybe wishful thinking) – cohousing.
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