Blog Battle – Shift

I'm back at Blog Battle this month. Click over to get all the details and check out other writers doing great stuff.  I am taking a page out Gary's Fiction is Food and continuing my story from last month's battle. Here is last month's entry and the beginning of the story.  Blog Battle March. Alice knocked … Continue reading Blog Battle – Shift

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

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

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

52 List Project

A friend saw this book and immediately thought of me. I am a list person so this is right up my alley.  She also bought one for herself so we could do it together this year. Of course, as soon as I received it I was all over it. 52 weeks!! That is so not … Continue reading 52 List Project

A year of challenges – spending less

I decided to shake things up a bit in 2019.  Not make year-long resolutions but break the year down into goals or challenges. Last month was self-care.  Just slow down. I decided one way to do with was to use up bath products I have had in drawers for a while.  This is me usually … Continue reading A year of challenges – spending less

Blog Battle – Flower

Check out Blog Battle for all the details and links to other great reads! Oh and you have time to enter also. It was the best spot in the house. The light was perfect for reading, needlework or just sitting. When I closed my eyes I could see a chair in the corner with a side … Continue reading Blog Battle – Flower

A year of challenges – this month self-care

I’ve been thinking about posts for 2019.  I’m seeing challenges on various blogs from no shopping, more reading and less eating variety.  I’m not someone who likes to set a total ban on my activities.  So I’m going to challenge myself and hopefully you to something different. A monthly challenge broken down weekly.  I’ll report … Continue reading A year of challenges – this month self-care

Stream of Consciousness – point (but different)

Linda G Hill stream of consciousness Saturday  is upon us.  Every week Linda gives us a writing prompt and we just go for it. This week it was a bit different as it was "point".  As in open a book and point to a word or phrase and write about it. So here I go. … Continue reading Stream of Consciousness – point (but different)