Gather and compose now. A Scavenger hunt

We think we have time.  I'll do it next week.  When I finish this project.  That is a retirement project. I am sure you can add more easily.  We have grand ideas to make scrapbooks of children, grandchildren and/or special events.  To gather family history.  I'll record dad when I get the chance.  Then it … Continue reading Gather and compose now. A Scavenger hunt

SIPB Summer Tag

I recently joined a fabulous Sharing Inspiring Bloggers Facebook Group . I feel part of a community and I'm enjoying getting to know bloggers and blogs. I put it out there that maybe we could do a summer tag post. You know, just sitting around getting to know each other. I'm first so here are … Continue reading SIPB Summer Tag

Stream of Consciousness Saturday – T or tea or tee

I'm having a hard time getting my head around the last Saturday in July!  It is also time for Linda G Hill weekly Stream of Consciousness Saturday.  Check out Linda for more writing prompts. Quick recap. Stream of Consciousness just requires we take the prompt and write. Don't worry about editing.  Just enjoy and see where it goes. Tea … Continue reading Stream of Consciousness Saturday – T or tea or tee

Weekly journaling prompt – week 15

  April 9  How my life is better since we met.  I have a friend who deals with life head-on. She has a strong sense of integrity for herself and expectation of others. She has made me more pro-active in dealing with difficulty problems and supportive when I rant. My self-esteem is better having her … Continue reading Weekly journaling prompt – week 15

Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Picture

Linda G. Hill Life in Progress  gives us a writing prompt weekly where we just write. That is it. Stream of consciousness. I am late this week and the prompt is actually the reason why! I am in a purging and organizing mood right now. I have my mother's photo albums and she was the … Continue reading Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Picture

Life Lessons – memories/keepsakes

If you are just stopping by for the first time, life lessons is my take on lessons.  Some I have mastered, the majority are a work in progress. Life lesson of over keepsakes. For me this is a bit of a work in progress.  My mother passed away longer than I care to admit … Continue reading Life Lessons – memories/keepsakes

Inspiration Board – memories to keep

I thought I'd share my idea of a mood/inspiration board or for me it is capturing life events mine or friends.  My board has accumulated layers of pictures, brochures, quotes and more over the years.  I pick up postcards when travelling or at art shows, a few are ones friends' sent and cards I receive. … Continue reading Inspiration Board – memories to keep

Where to put those keepsakes and memories – smash book

I was thinking how to start the new year and thought "smash book".    In the spring I made a smash book for myself and a friend who was having a significant birthday.   I have checked the web and lots of pictures and information on smash books there, but basically they are a journal, scrapbook or whatever … Continue reading Where to put those keepsakes and memories – smash book