Every year we make New Year’s Resolutions with great zeal, fervour, and enthusiasm. These may be a resolve to give up something like smoking. We might make a resolution to eat more fruit, drink more water or get more exercise. Whatever our resolutions, they seldom last the whole year through. Usually they don’t survive the month of January. You might brave the sleet and snow, … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions: keeping them through the year.
It is the end of 2018. A lot of water under the bridge. It’s time to look forward to 2019 and see what it brings us. I have a set of questions for all my friends out there. Do you make new year’s resolutions? Do you: … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions Q & A Tag
We are living a detrimental lifestyle in this millennium. It is detrimental to our physical and mental health. The fast and frenetic pace of our life keeps us in a constant race against the clock. It is a continuous struggle to do more and achieve more. We skip meals and overdo stimulants like coffee and energy drinks. When we do stop to eat, it is … Continue reading Our Detrimental Lifestyle: what we can do about it.
Glenn McKenzie of justabitfurther very kindly nominated me ffor the Liebster Award. You can read about it by clicking on this link: https://justabitfurther.wordpress.com/2018/12/19/first-liebster-award/ Glenn’s blog is a breath of fresh air. You can accompany him and his wife Lynn on their hikes as he gives you interesting accounts of their travels. What I enjoy in Glenn’s blog even more than the adventures, are his reflections … Continue reading My Fourth Liebster Award 2018
Sadje of Keeping It Alive has nominated me for another Sunshine Blogger Award. I am so excited. Thank you Sadje, for this nomination and also for giving valuable blogging advice and support. You can check out her blog here: A look at life, achieving good physical and mental health and happiness lifeafter50forwomen.com The rules are; • Thank the person who nominated you and provide a … Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award # 5
Palace intrigue: The elderly monarch reached out for his cup of hot milk His dutiful heir handed it to him the picture of dutiful attention. Five minutes after finishing it the old King clutched at his throat gasped for breath and was no more. “The King is dead. Long live the King” Staff room intrigue The old principal was a real grouch. Most of the … Continue reading Intrigue has many faces
Kristian of “Tales from the mind of Kristian” nominated me for the Liebster Award THANK YOU SO MUCH. ‘See Kristian’s post here: https://talesfromthemindofkristian.wordpress.com/2018/12/13/liebster-award-nomination-4/ The Rules The rules for the Liebster Award are: Acknowledge the blogger that gave it to you and display the award. Answer 11 questions that the blogger gives you. Give 11 random thoughts about yourself. Nominate 11 blogs and notify them of … Continue reading My Third Leibster Award 2018
Little things that mean a lot— Part IV Some things I treasure Beyond measure. A smile A kind word. Fresh muffins Tall lattes. A favourite book My comfy couch. Playful kittens Friendly babies. A butterfly A ladybird. Short queues Long chats. Old friends New ideas. A rainbow A sunset Little things I treasure Beyond measure. Written for FOWC with Fandango : treasure You may … Continue reading Little things I treasure
A cascade of ideas greets me, As I look through my (laptop) window. Should I point out life”s absurdities And make people laugh. Or tell them how to organise their lives, Their closets, their offices, and homes. Or should I let them have a glimpse Of the clutter in my own closets ? What should my next post be about, What would you like to … Continue reading The Blogger’s Dilemma
Sadje of Keeping it Alive chose me to answer the questions of the Q and A Tag. Sadje is a proactive blogger who writes fun and informative posts. Do check out her blog. Rules 1. Answer the questions you receive (straight, funny, absurd, up to you) 2. Create three questions of your own for those that you tag to answer 3. Tag three people Her … Continue reading Q and A Tag. Come chat with me