Blogging

Blogger Recognition Award: Why I Blog & Tips for New Bloggers

  Woop! I’ve been nominated for a second blogger award! I love these things, it’s so nice to know that other bloggers even know I exist! Yes, that’s a low bar to set for myself but having blogger buddies makes me feel warm and fuzzy inside. The lovely Hebah Pervaiz nominated me, you should go checkContinue Reading “Blogger Recognition Award: Why I Blog & Tips for New Bloggers”

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falling for fall – 10 questions about autumn

Thanks to Hebah for tagging me in the Falling for Fall tag! I LOVE autumn, I’d say it’s one of my favourite seasons, but I swear I say that at the start of every season. Or even the slightest change in the weather. Nevertheless, right now it is my favourite and I’m having a great time doingContinue Reading “falling for fall – 10 questions about autumn”

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an important reminder: it’s okay to take a break sometimes

It has not escaped my attention that I’ve not posted a lot recently. Just like all the other blogs I’ve ever started, I stopped after a couple of months. I’ve never quite cracked the code to being able to post consistently. And I don’t just mean consistent in quantity, I mean quality too. Just beforeContinue Reading “an important reminder: it’s okay to take a break sometimes”

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what I learnt in my first month of blogging

Blogging isn’t something new to me. In fact I’ve been doing it in some form for well over a decade. However, this is the first time I’ve created and maintained a blog outside of the “rambling personal thoughts” category. Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE rambling thoughts, and I do have plenty of them. ButContinue Reading “what I learnt in my first month of blogging”

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April – goals and to do list for this month

April is one of my favourite months, not just because it’s my birthday on the 23rd, but also because it’s properly springtime. March is kinda the end of the winter chill fading into warmer weather, whereas April brings even longer days and hazier nights. Of course it’s also known for showers, but I can dealContinue Reading “April – goals and to do list for this month”

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blogging: how I fell in love all over again

I have been blogging since dial-up was the norm. We got our first computer back in 2002 (capable of surfing the net anyway), and I was instantly drawn to the creative and collaborative nature of the web. Initially I was hooked on message boards and chat rooms, like teenagers were in the noughties. I rememberContinue Reading “blogging: how I fell in love all over again”