Pandemic Dilemma

Does this picture inspire you to write something? Image credit; Phmaxiestevez @ Pixabay (For the visually challenged reader, the image shows a young woman looking out the glass pane of a partially open door, with an indecipherable expression) A Pandemic Dilemma “I’m dying to see my friends! Seeing them on video chats is just not the same as hanging out. Can I take the risk … Continue reading Pandemic Dilemma

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5 Things — Halloween Party Foods

  Hope you guys had a great Halloween while staying safe from the pandemic. Please share five of the pictures of Halloween themed foods that you bought or made. I don’t celebrate Halloween so I have shared these images from dreamstime.com   Halloween Cupcakes     Halloween Candy     Hot chocolate with marshmallows     Pumpkin soup       Sausage mummies in dough … Continue reading 5 Things — Halloween Party Foods

Share Your World, HP 9-21-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind

https://rogershipp.wordpress.com/2020/09/21/share-your-world-meets-harry-potter-and-the-deathly-hallows/ This is the last week “Share Your World” will have two parts.  The excellent blogger, Roger Shipp, is the creator and host (if you will) of the first part.  I’m going to link to Roger’s blog so you can post your link over on his blog OR you can do it here as usual. […] Share Your World, HP 9-21-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind https://rogershipp.wordpress.com Roger’s Magical, … Continue reading Share Your World, HP 9-21-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind

Thursday Inspiration- Rainbow 🌈

Paula is the host of Thursday Inspiration This week’s theme is rainbow and the picture is below. Here is the song snippet from “She’s A Rainbow,” a 1967 song by the Rolling Stones. She comes in colors ev’rywhereShe combs her hairShe’s like a rainbowComing, colors in the airOh, everywhereShe comes in colors A Fashionista’s Dilemma ” What shall I wear to the party? It’s going to be a … Continue reading Thursday Inspiration- Rainbow 🌈

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Sandman’s Q & A

I saw these questions from Sandman Jazz on Melanie’s blog and thought they were rather fun: QUESTIONS: If you could have your hair any colour for 24 hours, what colour would you choose?Are you a Hitchcock fan? If so, what is your favourite Hitchcock movie?Do you decorate for Autumn/Halloween and will it be affected by this year’s craziness? MY ANSWERS: If you could have your … Continue reading Sandman’s Q & A

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A Few Questions…

I saw  these  questions and their answers in  a  post by Melanie and I thought her answers were rather fun https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2020/08/31/sunny-side-up/ https://moonisrising.wordpress.com/2020/08/31/pensitivity101s-eleven/ These questions are all courtesy of Di, but Ian answered a different set from Di, so maybe there are 22 questions on offer.  Anyway. QUESTIONS: What’s the best joke you’ve ever heard? What was your favourite age growing up? What was the last … Continue reading A Few Questions…

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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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5 Favourite Special Occasion Cakes

What better way to celebrate a special occasion than with a special cake. Birthdays, anniversaries, engagements, promotions, graduations etc are all excuses to celebrate. When there is no special occasion you can still beat the doldrums with a fancy cake. Here are 5 of my favourites: Carrot cake Carrot cake is not really a celebration cake but I have put it at the top of … Continue reading 5 Favourite Special Occasion Cakes