Category Archives: Uncategorized

Courage to make a difference

In a recent blog, I mentioned three women who inspired me, Poly Higgins, Clare Dakin and Scilla Elworthy. However they are not the only women who have given me a longing to make a difference to the world. Jay Griffiths … Continue reading

Posted in General, inspiration | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Be inspired!

Yesterday I was googling information about a speaker for the forthcoming Resurgence Readers Weekend conference due to be held at Green and Away this summer, and it started me thinking about people who inspire me. The speaker I was looking … Continue reading

Posted in General, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What does it feel like to be on a desert retreat?

I have just found this video of Peter Owen-Jones talking about his three week retreat experience in a cave in Sinai.  His recounting of his experience is an inspiration as he relates the significance of taking time out of our … Continue reading

Posted in Makhad Trust, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Queen of Retreats endorses the Makhad Desert Retreat

The Queen of Retreats has featured the Makhad Desert Retreat on her stunning online magazine. The Queen is Caroline Sylger Jones, a professional author & journalist who recently placed Makhad Retreat as one of the top 20 retreats in the world in her … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The quiet and stillness of deep winter

It is nearly the end of the year and a good time to review the highlights of the last year and set intentions for the new year.  This time between Christmas and New Year feels like a present – stolen … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Only two weeks until Christmas!

Well no snow yet, unfortunately, as I like snow at this time of year.  Hopefully there will be some before Christmas. W0rk continues to be an interesting mix.  On Friday I had an enjoyable visit to the University of Portsmouth … Continue reading

Posted in General, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

My New Website

This is my first DIY website attempt so I can make changes and update it regularly.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment