Soul Sunday – I did it

I question everything. Do I have the money? The time? The energy? So when Natalie showed me Soul Sunday I surprised myself and wham signed up right there and then. That is big for me. We had a great day. I felt energized and it got me thinking. It started with yoga. Good stretch and … Continue reading Soul Sunday – I did it

Stream of Consciousness Saturday “lip”

It has been a while since I pulled myself together to participate in Stream of Consciousness Saturday. It is where Linda gives us a word and we just write. No over thinking. No making an outline. Just WRITE. Hence stream of consciousness!!  Head over to check out all the details and the other participants.  The prompt … Continue reading Stream of Consciousness Saturday “lip”

A year of challenges – detox

If you are just visiting for the first time here is a fast recap. I decided to challenge myself in 2019.  To shake things up a bit.  So each month I'm doing a different challenge (no spending and snail mail are two I have already completed). Last month it was snail mail. To mail a … Continue reading A year of challenges – detox

What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

I am excited as crafts and spring ideas have been catching my eye in the past month. The days are longer. It is slowly warming up.  I think it is perfect walking weather. So let me know what you think of the following!! Domino  has a lovely home tour. I am always drawn in by … Continue reading What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

Book club The Clockmaker’s Daughter

I'm a back alley person. Where does this lead? Where will I pop out at? What will I see along the way? Okay I'm heading in. So for me this story had back alleys. Side stories to explore, characters weaved in and out giving us glimpses of the main story. Enough glimpses to push the … Continue reading Book club The Clockmaker’s Daughter

Blog Battle – Dusk

For some reason I am out of sync with my writing prompts (tired? winter? cold?) hmmm..... Regardless I'm back for Blog Battle. Check the site out for all the details and the other writers battling the word "dusk". She looked at the glass in front of her and closed her eyes. Was she ready for this?  … Continue reading Blog Battle – Dusk

The ideal coffee shop

One of my treats is heading to a coffee shop at lunch time (or anytime!).  It is a time to sit, not make conversation and do one of my favorite thing! Start a "to do" list.  I also like to head to a coffee shop when I am off during the week to work.  Write … Continue reading The ideal coffee shop

Life lessons – asking for what you need

This is a hard life lesson for me - I think this one stems back to childhood and just not feeling worthy enough.  You know, if I'm not worthy than who an I to ask for anything or receive it for that matter.  Watch your words adults! The thing with not asking for what we … Continue reading Life lessons – asking for what you need

Happy International Women’s Day

Happy International Women's Day ! I want to say since starting my blog I feel apart of a community of women (majority not all - you men are great also). There is sharing, support and encouragement in blogging.  Connecting on Facebook groups to share each other's posts and lead us to each other's sites.  All … Continue reading Happy International Women’s Day

A year of challenges – snail mail

I want to report on last month's challenge of spending less.  January and February were overall good months for me spending wise.  I kept track of every dollar spent.  January was the better (cheaper) month but only because I bought less groceries. I did have one slip up in February when I went to IKEA.  … Continue reading A year of challenges – snail mail