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)

Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Bone

I am having a hard time wrapping my head around another work week over! Plus the last weekend in October! How did this happen? Time for Linda Hill Stream of Consciousness Saturday!   Linda gives us a writing prompt and we just go for it. Hence stream of consciousness.  Check her out for more details and … Continue reading Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Bone

Blog Battle – Cave

This is the second time I have taken the challenge and done Blog Battle.  See below for the rules and the link to were the battle takes place! This was crazy. No beyond crazy. There was no way this part of the initiation had been approved by the council. It had to be Alan's way … Continue reading Blog Battle – Cave

Stream of Consciousness Saturday – can

That time of the week for Linda's stream of consciousness Saturday.  Head over to Linda's site for all the details and to check out other Stream of Consciousness Saturday posts. I have been cantankerous this week.  Don't ask me why. The weather has gotten colder.  But seriously, it is mid October in Canada no big surprise.  … Continue reading Stream of Consciousness Saturday – can

Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Precious

Every week Linda G Hill gives a writing prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday.  Check Linda out for all the details and other writing prompts. Fast summary. Just write. I never had a lot of new or expensive items growing up, so when I received something I often considered it precious. Something to put away and save … Continue reading Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Precious