Quick Catch Up

November 29, 2021
Burleigh Heads at night

I thought I’d pop in for a quick catch up on what’s been going on around here lately. If you follow me on social media (particularly my stories) you’d be pretty up to speed but in case not, here’s a bit of a wrap up. I won’t go into details but Mum isn’t very well at the moment and needs someone with her most of the time. I had a stint over there until one of my sisters took over…

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recalibrating

Rest and Recalibration

WELL HELLO THERE! REST AND RECALIBRATION – As the name of this post might suggest, I’ve been a bit absent from the blog as I’ve needed some time out to – rest and recalibrate. I’m actually not quite done recalibrating but thought I’d pop…

November 8, 2021
The 100 Day Project

The 100 Day Project – Days 89 to 100

The 100 Day Project – Background Information On 30 June I announced my plan to do a #The100DayProject – starting on 1 July, and explained a bit about what that is. For me, it’s a plan to do something (anything) creative for 100 days. As it…

October 11, 2021

Taking Stock – September 2021

Hi there! It’s time for my third quarterly Taking Stock post for 2021.  For those new to my blog, I do quarterly Taking Stock posts every year – in March, June, September, and December.  Here’s where you can see my June 2021 Taking Stock…

October 4, 2021
The 100 Day Project

The 100 Day Project – Days 75 to 88

The 100 Day Project – Background Information On 30 June I announced my plan to do a #The100DayProject – starting on 1 July, and explained a bit about what that is. For me, it’s a plan to do something (anything) creative for 100 days. As it…

September 27, 2021
The 100 Day Project

The 100 Day Project – Days 61 to 74

  The 100 Day Project – Background Information On 30 June I announced my plan to do a #The100DayProject – starting on 1 July, and explained a bit about what that is. For me, it’s a plan to do something (anything) creative for 100 days.…

September 13, 2021
The 100 Day Project

The 100 Day Project – Days 47 to 60

  The 100 Day Project – Background Information On 30 June I announced my plan to do a #The100DayProject – starting on 1 July, and explained a bit about what that is. For me, it’s a plan to do something (anything) creative for 100 days.…

August 30, 2021
Mental Health and Self Care

Mental Health and Self Care

When it came to preparing a post for this week, all I could think was “I don’t have time” and “I’m stretched too thin” and “I need to look after my mental health and I need to be mindful of self care”. I’m doing…

August 23, 2021

The 100 Day Project – Days 33 to 46

On 30 June I announced my plan to do a #The100DayProject – starting on 1 July, and explained a bit about what that is. For me, it is a plan to do something (anything) creative for 100 days. As it turns out, my art group decided…

August 16, 2021
fireplace, wood burning,

I’m dreaming of a winter getaway!

Winter Getaways have been on my mind. It’s no secret that I’m a fan of winter. I love it!   Of course, winter in Brisbane is very mild as compared to other parts of the world and indeed even my own country!  I love to…

August 9, 2021
Ink & Watercolour

The 100 Day Project – Days 19 to 32

  On 30 June I announced my plan to do a #The100DayProject – starting on 1 July, and explained a bit about what that is. For me, it is a plan to do something (anything) creative for 100 days. As it turns out, my art group…

August 2, 2021
Art

The Healing Power of Visual Arts

GEM OF ZEN #38 The Healing Power of Visual Arts Today I warmly welcome Alexander Grosse to the blog. Alexander guest posts on a topic of which he has much experience and on a topic which I can very much relate to and that…

July 26, 2021