A Simple Life

Bealtaine Cottage ~ Home of Goddess Permaculture and Earth Healing

a real sofa bedThis is a real sofa bed.

It’s a bed, with a cover and lots of cushions.

sitting roomI needed another sofa in my sitting room.

Simple.

No fuss.

Looks good and is inter-changeable.

Cost: zero!

Mosaic mirrorMost of what I have in my home cost zero.

Like this fancy mirror above the mantle piece…born from broken mirrors and turned into a mirror mosaic.

Cost: zero.

The mantle piece cost 50 euros in a second-hand furniture shop.

mosaic floorThe simplicity of living, almost cash free, is liberating and allows one to appreciate everything that comes ones way.

Like this mosaic floor, created from broken tiles, throw-a ways from a consumer driven society.

mosaic floorLife within the shop-till-you-drop, over-burdened, corporate-controlled madness that passes as culture, is beginning to wane.

mosaic floorMore people are awakening to the liberation of simplicity…a simple life.

Bog Oak garden sculptureOne where culture is developed and creativity valued.

A piece of Bog Oak, found on the…

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Categories: Thrift, Trees, vegetable garden

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  1. I would just like to say that you sofa looks so cosy and I love the throw. I really enjoy going to charity shops and walking around boot fares and comming home with some wonderful bargains. You have a beautiful home Colette xx

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  2. I have always wanted to ask..how did you get the tile edges smooth? I have enjoyed all the pics and posts regarding your floor. A brilliant idea. I know it took a long time!

    On Tue, Apr 26, 2016 at 5:34 PM, Bealtaine Cottage wrote:

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