Two hundred and twelve posts this year.120,560 pageviews, approximately, in the life of this blog.143 followers, plus a handful of others who regularly comment but don't actively follow me. This blog had its ups and downs, and it turned out to be my quietest blogging year to date. Successfully completed were: Project Life ~ none of … Continue reading Blog Review | 2013
We made a flying visit to see my mum.She has a significant birthday coming up very soon.My cousin hosted a tea party for her.There was cake. With willing assistants. There were flowers.There was the pre-requisite family photo.It was wonderful.And a perfect way to round off 30 Days of Thankful.
This week we have free entry to London's Museums, progress, being organised, the first-aiders, old friends, togetherness and giving. If you would like to know more about Food Bank in the UK, go here. UK shoppers might also like to know that Tesco is collecting donations in store this weekend and will add another 30% in … Continue reading 30 Days of Thankful | Days 23-29
I don't mind admitting that on some days finding something to be thankful for was hard.This week we have the sacrifice of others, entertainment in its simplest form, learning how to play the game, the ability to drive, the opportunity to be at home, inspiration from cookery books and scrapbookingWhat are you thankful for?You can … Continue reading 30 Days of Thankful | Days 16-22
There was still a fair bit to be thankful for this week, even if being poorly wasn't one of them. The relationship they have with one another; swimming lessons; a husband who is self-employed; social media; sitting down jobs; Lower School swimming and unexpected prizes.What are you thankful for this week?
Two layouts from me this week.One about the day we encountered an aircraft at low level and one about week one of the recent half-term.The patterned paper is the Honey edition by Becky Higgins. I like it a lot and am trying to use up every last piece.I'm beginning to think about December Daily and … Continue reading Scrapbook Saturday
This week, I've been thankful for evening meals together, gym membership, the power of music, my sister-in-law and manicures.What are you thankful for?You can learn more about this month-long project from Cathy Zielske here.
Hello back to school.Hello to Remembrance Assembly at school.Hello to Parental Engagement Group. I'm not exactly sure what this will entail, but as I have been invited to join the group, I shall soon find out.Hello to resumption of after school clubs and Sunday afternoon swimming lessons.How does your week look?Over the weekend I was … Continue reading Hello Monday | 30 Days of Thankful
American blogger and scrapbooker Cathy Zielske is continuing with a project she first began this time last year: a month long project to record all the things she is thankful for on a daily basis. You can see the beginning of her album here.image credit: Cathy ZielskeA whole month of counting my blessings and recording them.My life isn't … Continue reading 30 Days of Thankful
555 posts this year.82,000 page views, approximately, in the life of this blog.132 followers, plus a handful of others who regularly comment but don't actively follow me. This blog had its ups and downs, but overall, it wasn't a bad blogging year at all.Successfully completed were:Project Life ~ none of which was blogged, which somehow made … Continue reading Blog Review: 2012