The Red Wren

Life and Outings

Blog Everyday in May – the who was I kidding edition.

So I’ve proven that at this exact point in life, blogging everyday is presenting quite a few challenges for me. I could sit down, write a few posts at a time, schedule them, and they’ll appear like magic everyday, but to me the challenge was about more than that; it was/is about making time daily for those posts and I’d feel like I was cheating myself if  scheduled posts (which is something I often do). We had a rough week with various sick (not seriously) family members,  ...

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Life and Outings

Blog Everyday in May- Day 12 and 13

Real life very much got in the way the past few days and I have missed quite a few prompts. Today I’m going to attempt to combine two in a cheesy, I’m really bad at this, kind of way! Day 12 Tell us how your blog got its name (and tagline) Day 13 Write a poem or piece of creative  ...

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Life and Outings

Blog everyday in May – Day 7

Day 7 Where are you blogging from today? Today’s prompt is strangely relevant. I do most of my blogging from my desktop, my photos are there, it’s easier to type, easier to link up etc. tonight however, I forgot about blogging until I was cosy in bed in the tablet, so tonight I am  ...

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Blog everyday in May – Day 6

Day 6 A favourite photo of you. Gosh. This is a tough one given I generally don’t like photos of me and see all the faults! I had a quick look through some recent photos and recalled there were some taken by my friend Beck back in March that I do like because they aren’t posed. Beck  ...

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Food & Recipes, Tutorial

Blog Everyday in May – Day 5

Day 5 Write a ‘How to’ post teaching everyone … well, how to do something! Cooking, crafting, or anything else that takes your fancy. Realising today’s prompt is about writing a ‘how to’ at 7:15pm is not really the best! I’ve had a quick flip through my photos and  ...

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Life and Outings

Blog Everyday in May- Day 4

Day 4 What’s a compliment you have been given that has stuck with you? Who gave it to you? When? I’m attempting to keep my answers to these prompts semi on topic to my blog. The first compliment that came to mind relating to creativity when I read this prompt is one I’ve received a  ...

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Blog Everyday in May – Day 3

Day 3 Create a More/Less list Right now I’m in the midst of reviewing some of the lessons from the One Little Word workshop including my less/more list. Given today is about creating a less more list I thought I’d post my existing list. LESS: Worry/anxiety Bad habits Stuff Wasting  ...

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Freebies, Memory Keeping

Mothers Day Journal Cards

  It’s Mothers Day in Australia next weekend, so I’ve create a few cards to use in your layouts. There is an additional card not pictured, which is a 6×4 version of the ‘Memories of my Mother’ card. << Download the ZIP containing 5 PNG files>> On  ...

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