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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

5 Favourite Cold Remedies

Most people in the northern hemisphere have at least two months of winter ahead of them. Some even have four to five. Scratchy throats and sniffles are to be expected these days. Today I ask you to share 5 of your home / kitchen remedies for these symptoms. You can find some of mine by clicking here. https://saltedcaramel670.wordpress.com/2018/11/09/cold-remedies-from-your-kitchen/ Continue reading 5 Favourite Cold Remedies

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Blogging Insights # 64 — Talking to aliens

TODAY’S QUESTION How would you describe blogging to someone who has never heard of it before? MY ANSWER Blogging is ….. a way to express your feelings, opinions and creativity. …… your individual voice in that great big place called the internet. …… a virtual space where you post whatever you want to. …… a wonderful community where you can interact with like minded friends. … Continue reading Blogging Insights # 64 — Talking to aliens

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Blogging Insights # 63 More About Prompts

Today we resume last week’s discussion about writing prompts. TODAY ‘S QUESTIONS Before you have written a prompt post, if you read someone else’s response that has the same idea as yours, do you abandon the project, modify it, or continue as before? We are all fans of Q&A prompts. How do they spark creativity in you? MY ANSWERS Before you have written a prompt … Continue reading Blogging Insights # 63 More About Prompts

5 New Year’s Resolutions I Often Make But Seldom Keep

I will exercise regularly. In previous years, this resolution was out the door almost as soon as it was made. Last year, I managed to hold on to it for nearly the whole year with fits and starts. One reason was that I was staying at home more due to COVID-19. But mainly it was because I set the bar very low : twenty minute … Continue reading 5 New Year’s Resolutions I Often Make But Seldom Keep

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Blogging Insights # Reading Prompt Posts

Nearly all the bloggers I know love doing Writing Prompts. Today’s questions are about reading them. TODAY’S QUESTIONS Do you like reading posts written for prompts? If so, what kind ? When you publish a piece in answer to a prompt, do you read entries by other bloggers? If so, do you read them before or after you have written your own? MY ANSWERS Do … Continue reading Blogging Insights # Reading Prompt Posts

SHARE YOUR WORLD 1-4-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind

Welcome to Share Your World!   The 2021 Version.  Despite my faux pas on the title of this one.  Do you have trouble remembering what year it is, for a few days in the New one?  Well I do, and it got me ‘good’ on today’s SYW’s title.   Oopsie!  I will post four or five different […] SHARE YOUR WORLD 1-4-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind QUESTIONS:  What’s a relationship deal … Continue reading SHARE YOUR WORLD 1-4-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind

Blogging Insights #62–YourBlog In 2021 — Reblog from Paperkutzs

https://saltedcaramel670.wordpress.com/2021/01/04/blogging-insights-62-your-blog-in-2021/ #Blogging Insights #62–Your Blog in 2021 by Salted Caramel Question How do you see your blog in 2021? What are your hopes and aspirations for your blog this year? For the most part I feel like my posts with continue to contain, writings, anything arts & crafts, greeting cards, prompts, and the occasional who […] Blogging Insights #62–YourBlog In 2021 — Paperkutzs Continue reading Blogging Insights #62–YourBlog In 2021 — Reblog from Paperkutzs