The beginnings of Dreamshare

Dreams are the foundation of all hope. Dreams grow in us, fill our hearts, give us courage, and lead us into the future. Dreams make us believe in the possibilities of tomorrow. (from sharemydream.org) It’s amazing what you learn when you ask children what their…

Reality and relationships

Things I did last week while I was not blogging like I promised for #BlogMeFebruary: Read two books. Saw a movie. Spent time in the sun. Did not work out. News-ed it up after the 8.0 quake in the Solomon Islands. Hosted a meetup. Ate four donuts. Rallied up…

TGIFebruary (#BlogMeFebruary)

#Janblogaday was sort of like split-pea soup that I had to eat every day… because Ryan said so. Tastes good for like two meals. Then you hate yourself for telling LaTrina Jenny Craig you’d eat her green soup for 31 days. Thank God it’s February,…

One quarter of a donut and a glass half full

PEOPLEEEEE — it’s the last flippin day of January and I’m freaking out! Thirty-one straight days of blogging has kept me up ’til late at night. I sacrificed the season finale of Bad Girls Club the other night to write. #Janblogaday, you’re ruthless. Day 31: Favourite……

Before we meet

I think it’s strategic for us to have saved “my biggest flaw” for the second to last day of #Janblogaday. It means I’ve had weeks to mentally prepare for this post. Not weeks of psychological torment at the idea I’d have to write about my…

Pots and pans and living 8500 miles from home

Only a couple days left of #Janblogaday. For day 29: Home.  There are two kinds of people in the world. There are those people who are ready to get up and move to another country right now. Just say they can and they will. Furniture is…

(Surprise from Ben) Starting a social media sing-along

Day 28 of #Janblogaday: Surprise! I’ve swapped blogs for the day with Ben Teee-ohh. Find my post “The time I almost married Marky Mark” over at HelloBenTeoh.com.au. And to Ben: Mi blog su blog.  So there I was, in the middle of the busiest shopping mall…