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Vacation – Western Newfoundland

Friend and I are back less than a week from an incredible vacation. We decided to take our vacation at home (well in Canada) since Canada is celebrating its 150 Birthday.  Parks Canada is handing out free passes to all their sites for 2017 so we decided to take advantage of that. This was a… Read More Vacation – Western Newfoundland

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Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Book Title

Head over to Linda G Hill for some great writing prompts.  Every Saturday there is #SOCS.  Just write what that word(s) means to you. No editing just write. Here is my take on this week’s “book title”.  Current book I am reading is called Funny Girl. I have been described as funny or funny girl.  I don’t… Read More Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Book Title

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52 weeks / 52 words writing prompt – holiday

Every week Sacha Black gives out a writespiration.  Check out her blog for all the details.  52 words only on the prompt given.  This week the writing prompt is holiday. Which I am meant to do having just gotten back two days ago from my holiday!  Which was incredible and will post pictures later. Here goes. I have… Read More 52 weeks / 52 words writing prompt – holiday

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Book Club – Take the Stairs

I am a declared self-help junkie.  I enjoy a good self-help book on pretty well anything, from creativity to time management to getting out of rut.  I recently read Take the Stairs by Rory Vaden and knew I had to share a little of his take on achieving success. Rory says we have become an… Read More Book Club – Take the Stairs

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A Different Kind of Monthly Challenge – somewhere new

If you are just visiting for the first time here is a fast recap. In January I decided to challenge myself monthly.  It is a different kind of challenge as I am all over the place.  From listening to new podcasts to snail mail to loving kindness meditation and more.  Check out my other challenges… Read More A Different Kind of Monthly Challenge – somewhere new

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What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

It is the first Monday of the month where I share a taste of items and information that caught my eye in the last month.  I hope you enjoy and something inspires you to create. I am always looking for ideas to get my creative juices flowing and Cloth Paper Scissors did just that.  This is on… Read More What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

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Stream of Consciousness Saturday – ooooh, aaaah,

It is SOCS – for all the information head over to Linda G Hill.   We are celebrating this weekend as it is Canada Day July 1st and United States is celebrating July 4th!  The prompt for the weekend is ooooh, aaaah.   That being said here I go. OOOOOH, I am excited.  Not just for Canada Day… Read More Stream of Consciousness Saturday – ooooh, aaaah,

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Writespiration 52 weeks in 52 words!!

I am challenging myself this month to participate in other bloggers’ creative prompts.  Over at Sacha Black she has a creative prompt happening for 52 weeks using just 52 words to tell your story. Check her out.  Below is my attempt for the week! The black cape wasn’t the bad guy.  He didn’t inflict the suffering, he… Read More Writespiration 52 weeks in 52 words!!

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10 Life Lessons

I want to share some life lessons.  Some lessons I have a handle on and others I am still working on.  I have “learnt” them from a variety of sources. Here it goes: Don’t make assumptions – we don’t know what other people are dealing with.  All of us bring baggage to the table. Listen… Read More 10 Life Lessons

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Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Rain/Rein/Reign

It is Saturday SOCS – loving it.  Pop over to Linda G Hill Life in progress for more information on writing prompts! About four times a year a friend and I do an epic shopping day.  We write out our lists, plan our attack and of course stop for lunch.  Well, today is one of those days.… Read More Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Rain/Rein/Reign