I write everyday but the thought of journaling leaves me feeling a bit like this. Too much deep insight and meaningful thought required or so it seems. Especially in the early hours when I'm drinking my first cup of coffee like my life depended on it, which is when most good journalers journal. But I … Continue reading If Journaling Is Not Your Thing – Try this
Now if that sounds like we were out in the wilds, far from civilisation, fending for ourselves, sleeping rough and cooking over open fire
We were at a somewhat secluded camp ground an easyish 20 minute drive from a major town with powered site and hot water a short stroll away. We cooked on a gas stove and boiled water in my quite well fitted out caravan kitchen.
Welcome to my Five Minute Friday, This weeks prompt word: Ten. Oh these prompt words they take it out of me Five Minute Friday - Sunday here now. I wrote this yesterday after I noticed the day’s date on my computer It’s ten years today since we moved into our house - our first home … Continue reading Ten Years Today
And then this goes and happens Coffee And small comforts Washing and winter sun The garden - unruly and messy yet glorious This guy And these three And this girl - no words Spicy soup And dinner outside And oceans And sunsets And being together“Do not ask your children to strive for extraordinary lives. Such striving may seem … Continue reading It’s Just Another Day
Hi and welcome to the second part of my Calamity Jane themed post. If you haven’t read part one just scroll on down or click here. Now if that cabin makeover in Part One doesn’t do it for you then maybe a good heart makeover will. All the best movies have them and there are … Continue reading On heart makeovers and handsome fellas and falling in the “crik”
The first part - - - on five minute makeovers, old movies and living the dream. "It's not about what it is, it's about what it can become" Dr Suess - The Lorax (Source - The Nesting Place by Myquillyn Smith) Ever fallen in love with a movie simply because of the house that's featured in … Continue reading Calamity’s Cabin
- - - and other things I learnt on our camping holiday Well you may say that the words camping and holiday have no business being in the same sentence together and you may say there’s nothing at all funny about camping . Mostly I’d agree - - the 50 metre round trip to the “amenities” isn’t particularly … Continue reading The Funny Thing about Camping