Month: April 2017

I am thankful for so many options in my life

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Originally posted on <a href="https://allaboutwordswa.com/2011/11/30/i-am-thankful-for-so-many-options-in-my-life">Welcome to allaboutwordswa!</a>: <br />? In reality, I am a bit grumpy about having so many options. I believe I should be thankful and I will blog my way into convincing myself. Today I tried to find a poem to express how I am feeling at the moment. I couldn’t find one. I am puzzling over living “in community”. For example, my sister and her husband live in a small farming community. They have…

1000 posts: So much to say, so little time!

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Blogging / Meaning of life and that stuff / Photography / pressure to perform / Study / technology

This is my 1000th post! It has taken me a seven years to get here. It has become part of my day-to-day life. I don’t write all that often now but love to read other bloggers’ adventures and do the Photo Challenge most weeks. On 8 May I will be leading (as a volunteer) a University of the Third Age class of eight people (seniors) in Blogging for Beginners. I hope to be able to […]

Easy Assembly (Part Two)

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creativity / Just for fun / Mindfulness / Motivation / Uncategorized

Well I completed one of the two bedside tables today! I wouldn’t say it was easy though. Lots of little challenges that caused me to sit and stare at the instructions for minutes at a time! It was good to do something with my  hands and to do something that needed attention to detail. I am usually  a “big picture” person and like others to look after the detail so this project was good for […]

‘Easy Assembly’ (Part One)

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Being keen for a bargain, I did some online shopping and ordered two bedside tables – to be assembled by me! I have never done anything more than Lego in the past (and I wasn’t too flash at that) so this is a real learning experience. I am tackling one cupboard at a time – naturally! It took a good part of this afternoon to get two drawers assembled. Stay tuned for the finished product! […]