Introducing “Rewild Olveston” a local community project to boost biodiversity, nature connection and health and wellbeing. The importance of connecting with nature is currently undervalued …
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As a mum of four boys I know that family life is never perfect. I also know just how good our family all feel when …
Alison Sackett is a fellow photographer with a passion for mindfulness, nature and empowering others to connect with their creative selves.
Alison Sackett, owner and founder of “A natural breathing space” got in touch as she was looking to refresh her website and launch a new event at Bishops palace in Wells, Somerset. Alison is a professional photographer specialising in “mindful photography” which Alison describes as “a way of slowing down, getting outside, appreciating the world around you and encouraging your creativity in a gentle manner”.
I missed the goal…and I will not judge.
After England’s loss last week, I was due to write the weekly newsletter. I’d committed to writing weekly to the community since January 2021 and I couldn’t do it. I just couldn’t write the newsletter. I was tired, deflated and thoughtful.
Capturing photos for a new website that features horses and dogs. It has to be a natural photography experience.
I recently had the pleasure of working with Susan Ryrie, a musculoskeletal therapist working with humans, dogs and horses. Susan was having a new website designed and wanted to include some imagery that really reflected her and her business. Find out more information about a natural brand photography session for your business here.
With a continuing increase of children and adults spending more and more time on social media, a world of false imagery has exploded with people unable to identify what is real beauty and what is highly edited and false imagery.
It is common for people to over edit their photos, alter the background, spend a long time perfecting (in their eyes) an image before then posting this image online.
However, is this image then perceived by the audience as beautiful?
Surely if the image doesn’t truly reflect who you are then there is no “real” connection with the viewer….? What do you think?
I’ve found that a return to busyness has arrived. At first it was with the children’s after school clubs and now with the additional appointments we are all trying to book in along with meeting friends and families for outdoor fun and juggling our work commitments too. Busyness is a funny thing and I generally try to avoid it. However I have been thinking of how I can reframe the term “busyness”?
For our mental wellbeing, how can we re-frame the term “busy”?
This week I came across a blossom tree. A tree sparkling in the blue sky and shimmering with beautiful white blossom.
The sheer beauty of the blossom tree pulled me in. The little details were magical.
This soulful moment is what memories are made of.
How can we use our senses to connect each day with nature and boost our wellbeing?
There is more and more scientific research emerging about the benefits of nature. All you have to do is use Ecosia (the new eco google) and search “the benefits of nature” to discover the new and evolving science and reasons to connect with nature.
Nature is good for your memory, boosts your mood, improves attention and boosts creativity. However I am asking you to look into your heart and ask yourself, do you really need this evidence? Do you already understand the true power of nature on your wellbeing? Can you feel it?
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Creating a strong brand presence online and offline is extremely important but it is also really important to get it right.I believe that it is when we truly embrace our own unique self, our strengths, our weaknesses and when we share from a place of realness and genuineness we connect naturally with people. This is important not only for your personal life but for building a sustainable business too. People buy people. People want to connect with a human. This is the essence behind my business. I help you connect and communicate with your clients through beautiful, colourful and honest imagery. Here’s five reasons for you to consider if I am the right fit for you and your business.