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

What do you see # 63 – January 4, 21 — Keep it alive

Today is the first Monday of 2021. Welcome back to another prompt. We all hope that this one turns out better than 2020! Rules; You can write a post on your blog and create a pingback to link to the original post. Write an original story, poem or a caption. There is no limit to […] What do you see # 63 – January 4, 21 … Continue reading What do you see # 63 – January 4, 21 — Keep it alive

5 Movies / Shows You Enjoyed In 2020

In this pandemic year, we have watched more movies and shows than we ever intended. I can’t say if we watched more than was good for us since it helped pass some very stressful time. Although I re-watched lots of old favourites, in today’s list I am only including titles that I saw in 2020. The Crown — season 4 When I was little, I … Continue reading 5 Movies / Shows You Enjoyed In 2020

SoCS– “magnet”

Linda is the host of Stream of Consciousness Saturday Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “magnet.” Like a magnet , I am attracted to things that are bad for me: High carb food, unlimited tea,and a sedentary lifestyle. How I wish the magnet would pull the other way: Towards healthy eating, 40 minute walks and interests involving exercise. Continue reading SoCS– “magnet”

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Fandango’s Provocative Question #99

This week’s provocative question was suggested by Pete over at Mr. Bump, and it’s a goodie. Pete wants to know… What do you think are the three most pressing issues facing us today? Humanity has always been faced with “issues”, problems that need to be addressed, things that need improving. But they cannot all be solved at once so hence the need to prioritise. In FPQ … Continue reading Fandango’s Provocative Question #99

What do you see # 60 – 14 December 2020

WDYS Does this picture inspire you to write something? Image credit; Shche- Team @ Unsplash ( For the visually challenged reader, the image shows an outdoor scene. An old fashioned radio is placed next to a couple of candles and a wicker basket. Behind the radio is a pot full of blooming red flowers) The Pleasures of Staying Home A stay at home weekend Sitting … Continue reading What do you see # 60 – 14 December 2020

Thursday Inspo 85 — The “Magic” School Bus

Looking back at my childhood, Yhe school bus seems something magical. It took us to so many places , A picnic by the river, a trip to the zoo, Movie treats at the cinema, A day at the Science Museum. The best learning happens outside the classroom And magical memories are made. Written for: https://lightmotifs.wordpress.com/2020/12/03/thursday-inspo-85/ Continue reading Thursday Inspo 85 — The “Magic” School Bus