Category "Living"

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Life, living and it’s irony.

Cellphones …

…. Can be both a blessing and a curse. I grew up post WW2. In those days, plenty of people would use the public phone as their contact number. Often at the end of the street or in a pub […]

Listening to internet radio …

… in the middle of night. The folk music station is playing Neil Young and “Old man look at my life”. Followed by Pete Seeger and “Hallelujah I’m a Bum”. Is someone up there trying to tell me something? Well […]

Sculpturesteph, Theme of the month “Trust” …

As part of Sculpturesteph’s Theme of the month, for February.  https://gurkykowsky.wordpress.com/2015/01/30/blogging-101-create-a-new-posting-feature/ We are asked to write something about the word “Trust”.   “He who does not trust enough, Will not be trusted”. ~ Lao Tzu http://www.lexiyoga.com/lao-tzu-quotes In traditional accounts, Laozi’s […]

Blogging 201 – Give the people what they want? …

Today’s assignment: conduct a short and simple stats analysis that will help you create an editorial calendar for the next 30 days. Why do this? Because knowing which topics and posts are most popular helps you to brainstorm new content […]

Blogging 201 – Three little Goals …

Today’s assignment: consider what you want to accomplish with your blog. Write down three concrete goals you want to achieve.  Three, the sacred number. Not two, four or even five. We are to set 3 goals, we wish to meet. […]

Blogging 101 – Content, loving Design …

Today’s assignment: open the “Customizer” and try out some new fonts and colours (and backgrounds and/or headers, if you’re still undecided). Today’s assignment, above, is really one for those who are using the “Premium” or “Business” sites in WordPress.com. I […]

Blogging 101 – Spruce up the sidebar …

Today’s assignment: add and/or customize two widgets, one text-based and one image-based. Dear readers, This blogger is not a fan, of either the sidebar or widgets.  So asking me add or customize them. Is like asking me to take a spoon […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Shadowed ..

Weekly Photo Challenge: Shadowed Shadowing the shadowed. Been following this blog for about ten days and have become more intrigued. There are some really good submissions. How nice! Here is mine. Cheers, Jamie

Blogging 101- Be inspired by the neighbours …

Today’s assignment: write a post that builds on one of the comments you left yesterday. Don’t forget to link to the other blog! Lordy … if you had left a hint about today’s task? I might have remembered? Ya’ know, […]

People give to charities ….

…. For all sorts of reasons. In Canada, with a population of about 34 million people. There are over 80,000 registered charities. In 2006 they shown donors as contributing 8.6 billion dollars. From about 5.8 million people. This gives an […]