The 50’s deep shift

October 29, 2020
the 50's deep shift

A positive from 2020 2020 has been a challenging and very different year for us all.  On the positive side, it’s given us a lot of time for reflection. For me has come a realisation that I’ve become much more introspective in my 50’s than I’ve ever been before. The decade by decade shift With every decade we learn and grow and as we move into the next there is a shift as we become a newer evolved version of…

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Guest Posts – the what, why and when

Fellow bloggers will most likely very much relate to this post.  Non-bloggers will find out a little more about the life of a blogger! THE WHAT My inbox at Write of the Middle is being swamped by requests to: Guest Post on the blog…

October 22, 2020

Taking Stock – September 2020

Hey there!  It’s time for my 3rd quarterly Taking Stock post for 2020.  Here’s where you can find previous Taking Stock posts.  What a year, huh?  Oh boy!  Anyway – here goes! Making – time to find some stillness and quiet in each day…

September 24, 2020

Checking In

Hey there!  It’s nearly a month since my last post, so I thought I’d check in and let you know how I’m going.   I’m not feeling my usual self just yet but I understand better now why this is the case and I know…

September 10, 2020

Taking time out for spiritual maintenance

Hi there! As the subject suggests, I’m taking a bit of time out.  Spiritual maintenance is a very good way to describe why but I’ll explain with honesty in a little bit more detail why spiritual maintenance is so important for me right now.  …

August 13, 2020
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Corona Chronicles #4 – the Second Wave

Hello there! Before I start, I must apologise because in last week’s post I said that this week I’d be bringing you the post about my recent few days at Ballandean and Stanthorpe, but due to technical difficulties (issues getting photos off my phone…

August 6, 2020

Southern Downs and Granite Belt: Warwick

Photo By Kgbo – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0 Well, I finally got a lovely little ‘winter’ getaway and it was so very much needed.  On Tuesday 14 July we left home headed to a cottage at a winery in Ballandean (more on Ballandean…

July 30, 2020

Two game changer cosmetics for midlife women

Photo by Raphael Lovaski on Unsplash I was going to post all about my three night getaway to the Granite Belt today but I’ve had a rather busy and social week since I returned and haven’t yet had a chance to sort through the heaps of photos…

July 23, 2020

Off on a winter getaway!

Hello there!  If you’re reading this on the day it is published, I’m not here.  I’m away on a winter getaway!  I typed this on Monday and scheduled it to post today (Thursday).  Before you start getting too jealous, I’ve been away since Tuesday…

July 16, 2020
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I REMEMBER WHEN you could buy a bag of lollies for 20 cents!

Image by Ogutier from Pixabay LOLLIES!  When I think back to my childhood it’s impossible to not think of lollies (if you’re in the USA I’m meaning ‘candy’ of course).  It’s not that I constantly ate lollies, but I have some happy memories of…

July 9, 2020

Taking Stock – June 2020

Taking Stock – it’s that time again! Regular readers would know that I do a Taking Stock post quarterly each year. The first Taking Stock post for 2020 was Taking Stock – March 2020. The global pandemic had just hit our shores here and…

June 25, 2020