The 100 Day Project

I've decided to do the 100 day project.  Check the site for all the details.  Fast summary you pick a project and do it for 100 days. It can be anything. A few years ago I took a picture of a tree out back for 100 days.  At first it seemed like I was taking the …

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What caught my eye in the past month

Happy New Year. Deep breath as we roll into another uncertain year. I'm working on making the most of what I have control of and celebrating my wins when I can. I was off between Christmas and New Year. I had a "to do" list so puttered away at that and read. Read. Read. That …

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Our word challenge for the year!

For the past two years my sister, who lives on the other side of the country, and I have done an Instagram challenge. Below is last year's. Each week we take a picture related to that word. Yes the same words every month. I have to say, this year, I thought black and white would …

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Christmas Wish List

Wrote this a few years ago. Still want the same things. I thought I'd do a different Christmas Wish List.  These are the items on my list that I would love for Christmas and beyond. To walk into the new year with these items in hand for all of us. Patience - with myself and …

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What caught my eye in the past month

The last month of 2021! It was been a roller coaster with closures, reopenings, restrictions and still not out of the woods yet. I have been celebrating and creating my wins this years. I might not be travelling outside my province but I'm making the most of it. Few regrets and I don't feel I've …

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Blending Challenge and yeah making a mess

During the pandemic I got into on-line painting tutorials. There are some great ones on YouTube (Free!). I had the paints from other craft projects and the canvasses were easy to pick up as Dollarama was open during pandemic. Why? Don't ask me.  It was a great escape for at least two hours when I …

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Opting out

I've been listening to Cait Flanders Opting Out  podcast  She wrote two books one about not spending and the more recent The Adventures of Opting Out.  The podcast is enjoyable as Cait is easy to listen to - no drama. She usually tapes it outside by water, wind and her seeing the occasionally animal or …

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What caught my eye in the past month

This is the start of  National Novel Writing Month. Plus I signed up to learn how to make oracle cards this month.  So.....will be flat out and excited. This month I am telling people it is all about me - if you need to be stroked it will have to wait until December.  Enough of …

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Bloggers Picture Prompt 4

Check out Esme Salon for all the details and to read other bloggers' take on the picture.  Fast summary write. Below is my take on the above picture prompt. "Are you out of your mind!" This wasn't the response I had been expecting. I was thinking it would be along the lines of "darling, you are …

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A little help from a friend during NaNoWri

November is fast approaching. It has become one of my favorite months as it is  National Novel Writing Month.  Check out for details or to sign-up.  Summary world-wide we write for the month of November with the goal of 50,000 words by the end of the month.  That means no second guessing. No pondering over …

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