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Canada 150 – pulling sister trip together

My sister and I live at opposite ends of the country (Canada).  So seeing each other on a regular basis just doesn’t happen.  A few weeks ago we were talking and she had vacation coming up and we just decided to go for it.  We picked Ottawa (nation’s capital) as neither of us had been… Read More Canada 150 – pulling sister trip together

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Stream of Consciousness Saturday !

It is that time of the week again.  Drop by and visit Linda G Hill to get all the details on this writing prompt and more!  Today’s prompt if “vol”.  Just write, no editing or over thinking.  What does “vol” mean to me?????? Volume was the first word that popped into my head so I am going… Read More Stream of Consciousness Saturday !

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Is the universe pushing your buttons? Deal with it.

Here is a question for you. Do you think the universe puts obstacles in your path for you to work on? The obstacles can range from new technology to individuals. Has someone shown up in your life that is pushing your buttons? Maybe trying your patience, boundaries, or different opinions.  If we are finding our… Read More Is the universe pushing your buttons? Deal with it.

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A different kind of challenge – vision board

In case you are visiting for the first time fast update to what is going on. Starting in January of this year I decided to challenge myself monthly.  My monthly challenges have ranged from listening to new Podcasts, loving kindness meditation, creative prompts and more.  At end of the post are links to my other… Read More A different kind of challenge – vision board

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What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

It is fun scrolling through blogs and Bloglovin and pinning to my favorites board. I have accumulated a lot of pins now and enjoy looking at them. This month was no exception.  So this is what caught my eye in the blogosphere. The above layered rugs caught my eye over at The art of doing stuff .… Read More What caught my eye – favorites from the past month

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Stream of Consciousness Saturday – birth/berth

It is that time of the week for Stream of Consciousness Saturday where I just get to write on a prompt.  Head over to Linda G Hill to check out all the details and get other writing prompts.  This week the prompt is…..birth/berth. Birth to me is something positive.  It is the start of something new. I… Read More Stream of Consciousness Saturday – birth/berth

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Creative spaces – you need one!

It is hard to carve out a creative space – be it a desk for writing or painting, storage area for craft supplies or photography equipment. Sometimes we only have 15-20 minutes and if we have to set-up and take down we are not going to bother.  It is hard as 15 minutes might be… Read More Creative spaces – you need one!

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Stream of Consciousness Saturday – When

It is that time of the week again for Steam of Consciousness Saturday. When we are given a prompt and just go for it. No over-thinking, editing just write.  Check out Linda G Hill for all the details and other writing prompts. This week is start your prompt with the word “when”. When will the day… Read More Stream of Consciousness Saturday – When

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Diversity – sharing and writing about hard topics

I read a blog post over at The Blossom Edit,  where Nicole talked about diversity within the Blogosphere.  Where posts on mental health, disabilities or other topics people might find uncomfortable are not shared, as much as, say beauty tips, mindfulness or recipes. It resonated with me as I think we want to escape our daily… Read More Diversity – sharing and writing about hard topics

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Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Pant

It is that time of the week Stream of Consciousness Saturday where we are given a writing prompt and just go for it. No editing, no over thinking just type!  Check out Linda G Hill for more information and more writing prompts! I think I am in relatively good shape.  I walk back and forth to work… Read More Stream of Consciousness Saturday – Pant