Author Archives: Ruth

About Ruth

I am an actor and theatre maker, I moved down to the SW of England 17 years ago with my partner and son. Five years ago we bought a chalet on the Rame Peninsula and are fully embracing life of the cliff.

Cabin Envy bothy

  This is Sweeney’s Bothy which can be found on the Hebridean island of Eigg, apparently Britain’s most eco-friendly island, well so says The Guardian. The bothy comes with fair trade bedding and towels; a wool duvet and mattress topper; organic … Continue reading

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Plastic free

Penzance has been awarded Plastic Free Status by Surfers Against Sewage which is fantastic news and hopefully one that will kick start other towns and villages to do the same. The five targets the project has hit to achieve Plastic … Continue reading

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Number One Cornish beach

  Source I found this post on The Cornish Life that had a run down of the top Cornish beaches; in a nutshell different bloggers had sent in their top 5 beaches and the results were put together. Instead of … Continue reading

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Cabin envy garden studios

Our garden studio [actually a garage cum storage space] has been leaking in the wet weather so we’ve had to have that seen to and have windows replaced. We are not minimalists and always have stuff that needs storing for … Continue reading

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The sea bin

Watch this video and begin to have hope that we can start to tackle the plastic pollution in our oceans. If you are in the UK Radio 4’s You and Yours just did a section on Sea bins and it … Continue reading

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Autumn Apple Fest

I share an allotment with mad friend and every plot has an apple tree, each year we collect apples and windfalls which become stewed for pies and crumbles, chutneys and jams. Then last year mad friend got a juicer and … Continue reading

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Writers Hut Cabin Envy

It’s been a whirlwind of a fortnight since my last post, I need to take stock and tackle Autumn projects and writings. This writers hut was submitted to Cabin Porn by Fraser Grace, and the only Fraser Grace  I know … Continue reading

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