Tag Archives: blogging

Picture Post: What I’ve Been Up To

Lately I’m finding that I feel like I have nothing to write about. I still have some very bad days and since I’m having more good days, I find the bad days REALLY bad. But I’m persevering and I’m trying … Continue reading

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Just a general update: Plants and a Lunch Date

Yesterday I went grocery shopping. But I didn’t just buy groceries. I poked around the grocery store’s Garden Centre first. And after getting my groceries, I went and bought a pretty peach Begonia hybrid and a flat of four portulaca. … Continue reading

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I received a Blogger’s Award Nomination

I will confess, I don’t normally do these sorts of things. Mainly because I don’t like making people feel forced to answer questions. But Discovering Your Happiness, the blogger who nominated me for the Awesome Blogger Award, asked such interesting questions … Continue reading

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My Blog is 2 Years Old!

My blog, 161 Days in Paradise, is 2 years old today! When I started this blog, I figured only family and friends would follow it so they could see what I was doing in Barbados. I never really thought that other … Continue reading

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Picture Post: A Day in my Life

Last night, after dinner, I watched a storm darken the sky. The clouds rolled in and I could see the rain threatening. As soon as I snapped that picture, I thought that I should probably close my windows. Which was … Continue reading

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Homage to Arnprior’s Thrift Stores

Oh Dear Thrift Stores, You have things so Neat! Oh Dear Thrift Stores Where I find things so Cheap! -silly little poem written by Kathleen (me) So I may have a thrift store problem. In that I love poking around … Continue reading

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Beautiful Sunsets I’ve been Privileged to Witness

I love sunsets. Don’t get me wrong, sunrises are also beautiful but they happen far too early in the day. Sunsets happen at a time of day I can get behind. I love the beautiful colours that appear in the … Continue reading

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