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Post Pandemic Eating Out

Eating out, the biggest social activity of modern times was one of the things worst hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.Since march this year, most of the world has been in various states of lockdown  With businesses, schools and public gatherings all prohibited, we have been in a state of isolation for several months.   Now that bans are being lifted to various degrees,  eating out … Continue reading Post Pandemic Eating Out

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Social Bubbles For COVID-19

Yesterday I came across a report on some latest COVID-19 guidelines in the UK. Amid all the do’s and don’ts was a new(at least for me) term : Bubbles.A bubble is a group that you make with one other household/family during the current pandemic. The British report gives quite stringent guidance about who to include in your bubble and how to proceed once you have … Continue reading Social Bubbles For COVID-19

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Lifting the Lockdown too early ?

What happened to “Stay home,stay safe”? All over the world, there is a wave of lifting the restrictions imposed for curtailing the coronavirus/Covid-19 pandemic. In some countries who were the earliest to be affected by the virus, both infection rates and death rates seem to have been controlled. These countries have started easing restrictions on movement and economic activity. In other regions, infection rates are … Continue reading Lifting the Lockdown too early ?

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Blogging Insights # 26 — Celebrating Our Half Year Birthday

This is the 26th Blogging Insights post which makes today the series’ half year birthday or anniversary. I am finding it difficult to get over the fact that this first series that I have ever    run has lasted six months.     The Blogging Insights posts number twenty six in all, but the series has actually run for longer than that. In December I … Continue reading Blogging Insights # 26 — Celebrating Our Half Year Birthday

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8 Ways to deal with coronavirus/COVID-19 related anxiety & stress

The corona virus pandemic has the world in its grip. Lockdown, isolation  and curfew are words  you hear all the time. Routines are disrupted and lives are changing rapidly. Along with all the actual inconvenience, there is a feeling of panic. While recognising the gravity of the situation, we need to make sure that we don’t succumb to anxiety. Here are just a few suggestions … Continue reading 8 Ways to deal with coronavirus/COVID-19 related anxiety & stress

#Blogging Insights #52 Touchy Topics — Reblog from Paperkutzs

https://saltedcaramel670.wordpress.com/2020/07/06/blogging-insights-35-gutenberg/ Blogging Insights #52 Touchy Topics by Salted Caramel & Sparksfromacombustiblemind Questions MELANIE’S QUESTIONS : A)  Warning “labels” when one is writing about something that could potentially be ‘touchy’ to some folks.  Pros and cons and that segues rather nicely into the second topic Yes, I think warning labels are a good way to go. […] #Blogging Insights #52 Touchy Topics — Paperkutzs Continue reading #Blogging Insights #52 Touchy Topics — Reblog from Paperkutzs

Blogging Insights- Sensitivity in blogging — Reblog from Keep it alive

Tanya is the host of Blogging Insights Tanya’s QUESTIONS: Do you post about touchy or sensitive topics on your blog? If so, what kind of subjects do you like to discuss?  I seldom write about touchy or sensitive topics on my blog. Back in the day before the pandemic, when Beckie from Beckie‘s mental mess […] Blogging Insights- Sensitivity in blogging — Keep it alive Continue reading Blogging Insights- Sensitivity in blogging — Reblog from Keep it alive

Blogging Insights #52 10/26/2020 — Reblog from sparksfromacombustiblemind

https://saltedcaramel670.wordpress.com/2020/10/26/blogging-insights-52-touchy-topics/ Dr. Tanya did me the distinct honor of using my questions from a previous “Blogging Insights”.   Thanks Dr. Tanya!   I’m very honored indeed!  You can read about the questions I asked, by clicking the link at the top of the page and going to Dr. Tanya’s original post today OR by clicking this link […] Blogging Insights #52 10/26/2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind Continue reading Blogging Insights #52 10/26/2020 — Reblog from sparksfromacombustiblemind

Blogging Insights — Sensitivity Training — Reblog from This, That, and The Other

For this week’s edition of Blogging Insights, Dr. Tanya wants to know how we deal in our blogs with touchy or sensitive topics. Dr. Tanya poses six question, the first two of which were from Melanie over at Sparks from a Combustible Mind in this post of hers. The remaining four are from Dr. Tanya. […] Blogging Insights — Sensitivity Training — This, That, and The … Continue reading Blogging Insights — Sensitivity Training — Reblog from This, That, and The Other

Stirring Pots and Poking Nerves

Originally posted on Thoughts & Theories:
Sensitive and controversial issues abound in today?s world, and even those of us who do what we can to remain fairly neutral in our blogging occasionally, either by choice or pure accident, write about things that get viewed as touchy topics. This week?s Blogging Insights delves into how we treat these issues with questions from Melanie B. Cee, who… Continue reading Stirring Pots and Poking Nerves

Blogging Insights # 52 — Touchy Topics

https://sparksfromacombustiblemind.com/2020/10/05/blogging-insights-49-10-5-2020/ A couple of weeks ago, for Blogging Insights # 49, I asked my readers for any topics that they would like to see discussed on this forum. Melanie whom you all know from her fun and friendly blog sparksfromacombustiblemind came up with several good ideas for debatable issues. Today we tackle the first of these : Touchy or Sensitive Topics. I have posted Melanie’s … Continue reading Blogging Insights # 52 — Touchy Topics