Little adventures in nature, sketching and slow creative days ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, The weeks seem to be flying by this month… and the rain seems to be never ending! How are things with you? On Monday I went on my second official ‘Artist’s Date’, this time on a walk along the canal, where I spotted a majestic heron and did a quick sketch of it before […]

August Happy Highlights 2018 ~ Fun and games, books and adventures ~ Sunray Sister

Hello! Welcome to my monthly ‘Happy Highlights’ post, where I reflect on the last few weeks and ask “what made me smile?” and “what am I proud of?”, with the help of my weekly gratitude lists in my bullet journal. I hope you enjoy reading this month’s list, and I would love to read about […]

June Happy Highlights 2018 ~ Hot Sleepy Summer ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, Another month has been and gone! Welcome to July, and my regular monthly post celebrating all the little things that made me smile during the last few weeks. What have been some highlights for you this June? Let me know in the comments, or via Instagram or Facebook. My Happy Highlights for June 2018… Gradually […]

April Happy Highlights 2018 ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, I hope you are well! How has April been for you? It feels like this month has absolutely flown by; so many lovely and exciting things have been happening, plus even more exciting things are just around the corner. My Happy Highlights for April 2018… Saw Wes Anderson’s new film ‘Isle of Dogs’ at the […]

February 2018 Happy Highlights ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, Welcome to my monthly review and round-up of all the good things I’ve experienced and achieved in February. Below is my list (in no particular order) of ‘happy highlights’ from both my Sunray Sister world and personal life. After that I have shared some details of my plans for March, including the new theme […]

January 2018 Happy Highlights and February’s 365 theme ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, The first month of 2018 has come and gone, and at this time I like to look back on the past few weeks and consider what made me smile and what I achieved; my happy highlights! In January I… Took part in Yoga with Adriene’s 30 day yoga challenge ‘True’ on YouTube. She is […]

Two Month Sketchbook Tour – part one of my 365 day art challenge!

Hello! Today I have a new video on my YouTube channel! It is the first of six videos I will be making, each with a two-month sketchbook tour of my daily art challenge. At the end of the year-long challenge, I also plan to do a complete flip-through of all 365 pieces of art! https://youtu.be/KWgTsjmpDt8 […]

Making 2018 My Best Year Yet ~ Sunray Sister

Hello! In today’s post I am looking back on 2017 and the goals I set for myself, then discussing my ideas for the year ahead! Settle in, it’s a long one…!!! What are your plans for 2018? What did you achieve last year? Let me know in the comments, or on Instagram or Facebook. I originally […]

November Happy Highlights ~ Sunray Sister Monthly Favourites

Hello! It’s that time again, the end of one month, and the start of another! At this time I like to share all the little things and moments that brought me joy in the past few weeks, and I call this list my Happy Highlights. (I’ve been using a ‘5 year diary’ to record how […]

Scotland and Lake District Adventure ~ Dear Diary #11

Dear diary, A few weeks ago, Fraz and I went on an awesome weekend road trip! On Saturday morning we set off early and headed north across the border, and into Scotland. I’ve never been before, so it felt pretty cool! We arrived in Glasgow just in time for lunch, and enjoyed some incredible vegan […]