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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Creating a tribe – an experiment

Part two creating a tribe. Check out part one finding your tribe. We covered things like attending classes and putting yourself out there. Ideas for us to find our tribe - people who get us and are doing similar things to us.  When I searched "creating a tribe" what came up was being authentic, stay …

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What caught my eye in the past month

WOW we are into a new season and the last quarter of the year.  Fall is my favorite season - our summers have been humid (not a fan) so extra happy for cooler days and so nice for walking.  Here are a few things that caught my eye in the past month. 40 DIY Halloween …

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Picture Prompt #3

This is the third picture prompt from Esme Salon inspire picture prompt. Check the site out for further details and also links to other bloggers participating.  Quick summary write a story/poem/whatever you want about the picture. I was catching my breath after running for the bus when I noticed the bus was empty. This wasn't startling …

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3 quarterly goals

I've been regularly listening to Opting out with Cait Flanders podcast. It is like listening to a friend as she occasionally stops when she sees animals or to describe the scenery around her. The podcast is about her exploring her inner world. She has written two books The Adventures of Opting out was her latest. …

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Finding your tribe

I have felt for the majority of my life on the outside. Starting with family and extending into school. Thinking there was something wrong with me as I didn't fit in. It wasn't until I found a few friends that enjoyed the same things that I did, that I felt okay. It wasn't until I …

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What caught my eye in the past month

September is my favorite month as the start of my favorite season. The days are still warm and the nights are cooler (usually!).  We have been having some muggy summers Not a humidity fan here. This is some of what caught my eye in the past month. Décor is my eye candy.  I can escape …

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Take aways from books

I am a self-help junkie. I'm pretty well up to reading anything self-help wise. From creativity, time management and happiness. You name it I have likely read a book on that topic. I was looking at my books and decided to do a post on some take-aways. Here are my top ones and why. PS …

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How is the summer bucket list going?

It is hard for me to wrap my had around the date. When double-digit August happened I was "How did we get here!!" It was a work day so my co-workers had to endure my shock and WHAT! for the day. They have worked with me for years so endured it well. It brought me …

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It is age appropriate

This is my first post on my twirling and pivoting. Exploring being messy. Trying stuff just because. Oh and a bit more twirling. I have always enjoyed doing crafts. I grew up in a house where sewing, knitting and crocheting were always going on. I like using my hands and creating - even when I …

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