Dear 2020, It is with great joy that I write this letter. Not because I have anything useful to add but because of the content in which I send this. Good bye. I had so much anticipation for your arrival. Its hard to believe that that is a full 366 days away but its true. … Continue reading Before you go,…
Before I discovered Booktube (because honestly before this year all I ever used YouTube for was songs, live services and 'how to' videos. Who knew it's a full time job and there are all kind of niches out there.) Anyway, before I discovered Booktube, Pinterest used to inform most of book recommendations. I'll tell you … Continue reading Best of 2020 – book edition
Picture availed by Google from Tortoise in a nutshell I had wanted to share one from my own collection but clearly I'm not good at taking and keeping photos. So here's another from Google I am sure we all can't wait to firmly close the chapter on this year... Only 4 days to go💪🏿
I first saw this idea on Ericotrips. I don't know if it is a trend and goes way back but I liked his review, very coherent and informative so I decided to put my own spin on it. I decided, around June, that the only way I was going to make sense of this year, … Continue reading The Blogging year – 2020 in review.
🎶 Falalalala - lalala. Tis the season to be jolly! This year Christmas is looking different for quite a number of us, it certainly goes without saying. Sure, we've sang the carols, decorated the houses (for those who do that - my family is not one of those so our home looks just like it … Continue reading Deck the blog with cheer and stories!
Because the year is coming to a close, I thought I would revisit this post from July🤭 about my theme for next year. I have certainly been thinking a lot about doing things in my time and not feeling rushed or behind for a whole. But that confidence is always fleeting when the world applies … Continue reading Owning your timeline
There are things you see and can't see, things you hear and can't unhear, experiences you live through that can't be undone. Despite your most desperate wishes. Where you wish you had the power to permanently erase some memories. But the more you push them down, the more they come up. I think I have … Continue reading When the blinds come off …
🎶Hey! I don't know about you. But I'm feeling pretty good. Got me another no-mi-nation. You don't know about it. But I want you to. So I'll keep writing like I'm prett-ty good. Pretty good! 🎶 Yep. I was nominated for the Blogger Recognition Award by the lovely Geraldine over at Odyssey Buddy. Thank you … Continue reading The Blogger Recognition Award
Pardon the Monday Post in place of the usual Sunday one. Yesterday...well, yesterday😏 anyway... My brother says I can't finish one of those adventure games in a few hours like the pros because I have to check every nook and cranny for items I may need or not need. Mostly not need. But it gives … Continue reading Taking Inventory
🎶Here comes the bride another award. All dressed in...whys? 🎶 Well, I'll tell you why!! I was nominated for this award by Kevin over at Beauty in words. And in true 'Afterthought' fashion, I've come to it daysss after the fact (but I promise I'm working on it). Kevin is an awesome writer who has … Continue reading Real Neat Blog Award