Fast update if you are just visiting for first time. A co-worker received the above calendar as a Christmas gift. I love it so decided to do the prompts with her for the year. Week four……drum roll please. January 22 My teammates Wanda over A Wandafulthing. She is the reason I have a blog Natalie over Natalie’s blog. … Read More Weekly journaling prompts – week four
A while ago I had a moment when I realized I had to pull myself up. This journey I’m on has it ups and down (who’s doesn’t!). But that day I was having a particularly spiralling down moment. I recognised I needed more coping techniques to stop, breathe and carry on. When I was out… Read More Feeding my soul – crafts
I am not one to set New Year Resolutions, but I do want to set intentions for the coming year. Purpose, goals, plans, objectives and targets. All words that fall under intentions when I plug into the Thesaurus. Resolutions took on a different look. Promises, pledges, vows and oaths. I don’t know about you, but resolutions… Read More Intentions for a new year
I thought I’d do a different Christmas Wish List. These are the items on my list that I would love for Christmas and beyond. To walk into the new year with these items in hand for all of us. Patience – with myself and others. To take a breath and realize everyone has strengths and… Read More Christmas Wish List
I won’t deny it we have a lot of pubs in this city. Microbreweries are all over the city and we even have a bus tour to a few of them. Yup. In the interest of transparency I have been to a few. Okay, more than a few. But as a blogger research is everything… Read More A different kind of bar experience could you handle it?
This is an older post from last year that is relevant. I have added a few new ideas. Laptop or paper and pen, coffee (or something stronger) and time. Okay, I’m thinking the time one might be hard to achieve with the busiest time of year soon upon us. So I think we should strategy… Read More Ideas for a less stressful holiday season
A friend challenged me on Facebook to take a black and white picture of my day for 7 days. It was interesting and a bit of a challenge as I soon realized not every picture I took translated well to black and white. That challenge lead me to this post. So I decided to take… Read More My week in black and white
Is it just me that a change of seasons seems to affect my energy level? Come September (Autumn) I am more energized to start projects, take courses, purge and move furniture! Maybe it is because I have always thought of September as the start of the year, with school starting and people back into routines… Read More Change of seasons and energy level
It was an overcast day – you know when you can feel rain in the air – so I didn’t want to venture far at lunch hour. I ended up at McDonald as I like their coffee. I sat in the corner, got my pen and paper out, and started my September or Fall to… Read More Look up and put the phone down
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.