The Right Tools for the Job

Don’t you just love toolboxes? All those compartments and trays to keep your tools ready for action? And can you find the right tool for the job when you need it?

At the last count, I have at least five toolboxes: three containing art materials all sorted and ready for action, but the two with screwdrivers and other d.i.y tools – that’s something else. On one occasion I had to go out and buy another hammer mid-job because mine was hiding somewhere.

Grey toolbox with red tray, and tools for jobs round the house

Toolbox for jobs round the house

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Birdsong and Bluebells – unwind in the woods

Walking through the local woods on a spring morning is a great way to unwind.

Bluebells in bloom

Bluebells in bloom

The birds are singing at full volume;

the hillside beneath the trees is carpeted with bluebells;

the new green leaves light up when the sun shines through them.

The exercise, enjoyable sounds and surroundings all help to let go of stress.

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