Reflections on Zen at West Lexham By Wendy Klein

Posted by yvette on April 16, 2012

Eleven of us including teacher, Ingen Breen, gathered for 3 nights at the West Lexham Education Centre in rural Norfolk. The group comprised 4 beginners to Zen practice and 6 Dancing Mountains East folk who were the organisers and "practice…

Sacred Heart School Visit to West Lexham

Posted by yvette on April 3, 2012

A group of around 30 pupils from Sacred Heart School in Swaffham brought glorious spring weather with them for their school outing to West Lexham. They arrived with bright smiles, bags of treasures for mosaic making and a fine larder of pizza dough…

Building a Brexcellent Bonsai Garden @ West Lexham

Posted by yvette on March 29, 2012

In passing a Norfolk bonsai nursery the other day, I could not resist going in. I was on my way to visit my goddaughter and upon beholding the beautiful miniature trees, my childhood hobby was rekindled and I just had to buy her one.   I realised…

Weaving Willow

Posted by yvette on March 29, 2012

Weaving Willow While The Sun Shines @ West Lexham Our lovely volunteer Gabriel has been ably assisting us with crafting a beautiful willow screen for our outdoor bathroom block. The vertical props are living and will continue to grow and be…

Healthy Cooking – the Mediterranean Way – By Orit Kent

Posted by yvette on September 11, 2011

My passion for good food, nutrition and understanding of its wider impact on our lifestyle stems from my background as a naturopath.  A naturopath's approach to treatment is completely holistic, looking at the whole person, including their…

Rockets Stoves Rock!

Posted by yvette on August 18, 2011

This is the first in the series of "Tools, Skills and Communities for a Sustainable Future" looking at the tools and skills we require in a changing world. Today we are looking at Rocket Stoves because they have the potential to massively reduce…

How to build a treehouse | A Tree House in 48 hours!

Posted by yvette on May 30, 2011

In 2011 we ran a how to build a treehouse course at West Lexham! Here's what we got up to... Last weekend we hosted a fantastic gang of adventurous birthday revellers for a tree-house building course. Henry and Evan of High Life Treehouses led the…

Reflections on Zen at West Lexham By Wendy Klein

Posted by yvette on April 16, 2012

Eleven of us including teacher, Ingen Breen, gathered for 3 nights at the West Lexham Education Centre in rural Norfolk. The…

Sacred Heart School Visit to West Lexham

Posted by yvette on April 3, 2012

A group of around 30 pupils from Sacred Heart School in Swaffham brought glorious spring weather with them for their school…

Building a Brexcellent Bonsai Garden @ West Lexham

Posted by yvette on March 29, 2012

In passing a Norfolk bonsai nursery the other day, I could not resist going in. I was on my way to visit my goddaughter and upon…

Weaving Willow

Posted by yvette on March 29, 2012

Weaving Willow While The Sun Shines @ West Lexham Our lovely volunteer Gabriel has been ably assisting us with crafting a…

Healthy Cooking – the Mediterranean Way – By Orit Kent

Posted by yvette on September 11, 2011

My passion for good food, nutrition and understanding of its wider impact on our lifestyle stems from my background as a…