Real Witches in History
Mother Shipton- aka Ursula Southeil- was a feared & highly regarded English prophetess of the 16th Century. Born to a mother who was also suspected of being a witch- locals called her “Hag Face” due to her ugliness and disfigurements, and suspected her father to be the Devil.
Despite her unfortunate appearance, she was said to have been England’s greatest clairvoyant. Often compared to the great Nostradamus himself, according to legend she predicted the Spanish Armada, the Great Fire of London and some even speculate the internet (“around the world thoughts shall fly in the twinkling of an eye”)
British weather is world famous and not for it’s sunshine, so it is no surprise that an average Britain spends 6 months of their lifetime talking about weather. The British winter is quite different to the British summer, in the fact that it actually is fairly reliable! Freezing temperatures, lots of rain fall and even a little snow are all inevitable during the winter months, meaning playing outdoors isn’t always an option. Plan ahead for wet and windy weather, with indoor activities to keep your little ones happy for hours.
Try these fun and creative indoor activities this winter:
Eating organic food has become something of a Holy Grail of nutrition, but is it just an expensive ideal or something that we all need to consider if we value the health and wellbeing of our families? Here are a few reasons why eating organic food is such a positive choice.