Adding my voice to the passing of 2020

I started 2020 by dedicating it as My Year of Less Distractions. Who would have thought a global pandemic, with lockdowns, would play directly into that aim. Thankfully, no conspiracy theory was triggered. As 2020 draws to a close, we are being regaled with the usual round of reflective newspaper articles, blog posts, tubie videosContinue reading “Adding my voice to the passing of 2020”

2020’s photo project

The first green of a germinating seed; an unseasonable volunteer tomato; the bright colours of a new lining stitched into an old purse. Each delight demanded to be shared, and a new photo project began. . For the last couple of years, I’ve been enjoying fun little photo projects each week. First, it was assemblingContinue reading “2020’s photo project”

Mid-year review of distractions

The book is permanently open. It won’t close. It’s stuck. I could force it by stacking it under something heavy. The book is my bullet journal. I started it in January as part of my Year of Less Distractions because the man in the video said it would help reduce distractions. Does it? Yes, butContinue reading “Mid-year review of distractions”

Time to clean up the studio

My favourite day on Play School was Monday. In my child-like view, it was television at its best because Monday was Useful Box Day when the presenters pulled random objects from a large cane basket and made something with them. I can hear the creak of the lid as it opens. I’m showing my age.Continue reading “Time to clean up the studio”

Scouring up some nourishment

YouTube Again! Still distracting me, BUT (and it is a ‘but’ in capital letters) it’s proving useful. Leaving the fashion parades for another post, this is about the latest trigger that popped up in a Feng Shui video in my YouTube feed. The exquisitely made-up lady in her beautifully presented home said (in translation) thatContinue reading “Scouring up some nourishment”