Adventures Of Betsy, Friendship, mental health, reflections, wellness

Watching the world go by.

The Mighty Murray I find it hard to do nothing. As a mum of seven, business owner and wife, life can be hectic. The ‘mental load’ of doing all I do is a constant. My mind is always in a spin. Planning the shop, worrying about the turnover, worrying about the kids, over thinking how… Continue reading Watching the world go by.

Adventures Of Betsy, mental health, reflections, selfcare, wellness

Places you can knit

I’m working. Sitting on top of a sand dune. The wind cool upon my skin. The rhythmic sound of the waves. The sound of the wind in the grass. Watching the birds surf the wind. Matching my breath to the waves. The sun on my back pleasantly warm as the coolness of the wind brushes… Continue reading Places you can knit

Adventures Of Betsy, mental health, reflections, selfcare, wellness

Living the life you want

The Gap - The Yorke Peninsula Remember this post? I wrote that back in early October. Time for an accountability update. Wow! I’m doing it. I’ve made changes slowly over the last few months. I drink 1.5 - 2 lts of water a day. I have breakfast everyday and because of that habit I’m… Continue reading Living the life you want

reflections, selfcare, weaving, wellness


Love has immense power. It can free us at the same moment it ensnared us. Binding us to others and place. It brings us intense joy and sorrow. The deeper the joy. The deeper the sorrow can be. We can crave love but be too scared of the sorrow and pain it may ultimately bring.… Continue reading Ensnared

mental health, reflections, weaving, wellness


Entangled As I wove this piece it morphed from the original idea to something of its own, my idea was a goddess figure instead she changed as she came into being. Entangled in the web of her life. She became a mortal woman, trapped in the web of her own making. Trapped All of us… Continue reading Entangled