King penguin chick at Birdland

Was 2014 the Year of The Penguin?

Come Blog With Me Day 9 I just discovered that today is Penguin Awareness Day. Those that know me even slightly know that I’m well aware of the wonder of penguins….. So today I’m sharing a post about 2014 and its penguin obsession. Because it is impossible to be sad after watching a video of…

Friday reflection

Come Blog With Me Day 5 (you can find day 4 here) So it’s Friday, day 5 of Come Blog With Me, and my fifth blog post. It’s been an interesting week so far, seeing all the other people taking part and reading their blogs, noticing the differences in people’s blogging habits, and finding a…

On the subject of quitting

Come Blog With Me – Day 3 Today my mind is on quitting. Maybe because I watched a Marie Forleo video on just that subject yesterday. But also because I’m making some decisions on the projects I’m working on, and having to be honest about my limitations in delivering them and my desire to continue…

Why do people blog?

Come Blog With Me, day 2 So as I’m embarking on this challenge, I got to thinking about blogging. What’s it all about? Why do we do it? What’s its purpose? Why do people blog? I think there are lots of reasons that people blog, and some of that depends on what type of blog…

Come Blog With Me – day 1

So today I start a blog challenge, led by the fabulous Lotte Lane. The idea is to write a blog post every day for 28 days…… I did something similar back in May 2012, when I did the Screw Work Let’s Play 30 Day Challenge, the results of which eventually evolved into this very blog,…