January 2021

31
Jan

Maria’s February Nature Challenge: Introduction & Week 1 Challenges

Welcome to Maria’s February Nature Challenge.  Maria is our resident Herbalist at Boundary Way and she’s been looking at how to get everyone more connected with Nature.  She’ll be setting one challenge per day, for the whole of February, with a linked alternative challenge for people unable to get out or are short on resources.  The idea behind these challenges is

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27
Jan

Winter Wonder – Fruit Leather by Hannah Ayre

  We are delighted to be sharing our second film with Edinburgh artist Hannah Ayre as part of our Winter Wonder programme, which aims to explore creative ways of connecting with the natural world in current times and bring people together online during further lockdown and social distancing restrictions. Today Hannah joins us from her allotment in Leith, Edinburgh and

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21
Jan

Winter Wonder: Seasonal Folklore Celebrations

On the morning of Twelfth Night, we were delighted to be joined for an online workshop by folklorist and artist Anne Marie Lagram for an informal chat and make session exploring folklore traditions at the start of the New Year. We have done many seasonal celebrations with Anne Marie across the years at Boundary Way, each of them incorporating creativity,

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18
Jan

Blue Monday Herbal Remedy – Mind Medicine

  Today, Monday 18th January 2021, we have the pleasure of coming up against Blue Monday. As the third Monday in January, today is unfortunately supposed to be the most depressing day of the year! Why? It is said to be a combination of the dark nights and Wintery weather, financial pressures and post-Christmas blues – lovely! Luckily for you,

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11
Jan

The Boundary Way Project’s 2020 Roundup

  So, what did 2020 hold for the Boundary Way Project? The earlier months of the year were typically quieter months for the Boundary Way Project calendar, with the seasonal nature of the site, we hunted for mushrooms, recorded the allotment’s changed through photography and hatched plans for the coming months. Unfortunately, planning was halted in March with the announcement

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6
Jan

Poetry Premiere Evening Success

The Boundary Way Project were delighted to hold their first ever large-scale online event in December in the form of a wonderful Poetry Premiere Evening. The free event was part of the project’s Winter Wonder Programme of workshops and events, taking place via Zoom and featuring exciting premiere performances of a new collection of poems inspired by nature, green spaces

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