Underemployment

Reflections on my Month-long Blogging Challenge

This past month has gone by quickly and I’m pleased to say that I’ve succeeded at my goal of blogging every day for the month of December! Today is a doubly great day for me, because as I sit here reflecting on what I have accomplished this December, I am realizing how much blogging has changed my… Continue reading Reflections on my Month-long Blogging Challenge

Productivity

Blogging Resolutions for the New Year

I’m one day away from reaching my month-long blogging goal! The joy of accomplishing my goal of blogging every day in December will be second only to building this 6x6x6 square with my Bucky balls It’s been a good month for me – filled with unanticipated twists and turns. Now I’m not going to get… Continue reading Blogging Resolutions for the New Year

Holidays · Underemployment

My New Years Resolutions

I feel like every other blog post that I read lately is about setting New Years resolutions. People have strong opinions about the effectiveness of setting New Years resolutions. My opinion: if you really want to make a significant change, then you have to make a plan for how you’re going accomplish it. And there’s… Continue reading My New Years Resolutions

Holidays

6 Quirky Eastern Canadian Holiday Traditions

I’ve been promising to share more about my life in Eastern Canada.  So here goes. The holidays last a good full week in Eastern Canada. Christmas eve, Christmas day, and boxing day are all big family days, and most people I know have at least 2-3 family dinners on these. Malls are closed entirely on… Continue reading 6 Quirky Eastern Canadian Holiday Traditions

Social Media

On Developing my Blogging “Eyes” and “Voice”

This month I challenged myself to blog every single day.  And I am now just 4 posts shy of success. :) As this chaotic month draws to a close, I am pleased to say that I have gained so much from this experience. One of my blog posts was freshly pressed – giving me the… Continue reading On Developing my Blogging “Eyes” and “Voice”