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Unsung Heroes of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Battleground

Yesterday, Thursday, 26th March, at 4pm, millions of Britons joined a Clap for Carers movement initiated by a Dutch woman, Annemarie Plas in South London. They clapped , banged on makeshift drums and displayed banners outside their homes to show support and appreciation for the hundreds of doctors, nurses and other health-care workers wo risk their lives every day in the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. You can … Continue reading Unsung Heroes of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Battleground

Blogging Insights # 21 — Timing Is Everything — This, That, and The Other

Dr.Tanya, at Salted Caramel, is looking for us to share more of our blogging insights. This time she wants to know our thoughts on timing. 1. How frequently do you post on your blog? My posting frequency has dropped from 4-6 posts a day to 2-3 posts a day since having my ear surgery in […] via Blogging Insights — Timing Is Everything — This, That, … Continue reading Blogging Insights # 21 — Timing Is Everything — This, That, and The Other

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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 #21 — sparksfromacombustiblemind

saltedcaramel670.wordpress.com/2020/03/23/blogging-insights-21-optimum-posting-times-and-days/ Dr. Tanya, our lovely hostess, writes: “The idea for this week’s questions comes from blogger Rory of A GuyCalled Bloke who wrote a post about mailing days and times a couple of weeks ago. I am very grateful that he mentioned me in the preamble to his post.” Thanks to Rory too for these thought provoking […] via Blogging Insights #21 — sparksfromacombustiblemind Continue reading Blogging Insights #21 — sparksfromacombustiblemind

Blogging Insights # 21- Optimum Posting days and time — Keep it alive

Dr Tanya asks; QUESTIONS How frequently do you post on your blog? Usually, I post 4-5 times a day. It is something I am seriously thinking about cutting down on but somehow I keep on posting at least 4 posts a day. It’s a hard habit to break. And there are so many interesting prompts […] via Blogging Insights # 21- Optimum Posting days and time … Continue reading Blogging Insights # 21- Optimum Posting days and time — Keep it alive

One Liner Wednesday 25th March 2020

“Every crisis is an opportunity” -source unknown. Someone said this to me today in the context of the lockdown. I think I am going to adopt this as my motto, buzz word, catch-phrase, whatever (you get me). So be prepared to see it displayed on my blog ad nauseum.   written for One Liner Wednesday, a prompt created by lindag.hill Continue reading One Liner Wednesday 25th March 2020

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My Goals During the Covid 19 Lockdown

Last night, the government announced a two week lockdown in our city. Although there were Covid 19 positive patients in other provinces as early as a month ago, our province got the infection a couple of weeks later.Many are saying that the lockdown in our city Lahore has come two weeks two late but I think, “Better late than never”. It has been my habit … Continue reading My Goals During the Covid 19 Lockdown

The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS March 14/2020 – wire

She is such a live wire, A dynamo of positive energy, Always planning and doing Much more than all around. You might think she is hard wired for success But don’t forget her hard work and sacrifices.     The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS March 14/2020 – “wire” https://wp.me/p2CQXv-3Dc   I wrote this last week but found it in my drafts folder today. … Continue reading The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS March 14/2020 – wire