Hello one and all! On the first day of February, I declared that I would be posting a new blog (in some way inspired by each letter of the alphabet) every day of February, in addition to the three weekly blogs I had already assigned myself. Today is officially the end of this venture, and … Continue reading February ABCs – Outro
Hello one and all! Finishing something from "A to Z" means that you complete everything and nothing gets overlooked. If you wrote the alphabet down but omitted a letter somewhere in the middle, it's possible someone might not notice, but whether someone notices an error should not be a concern. The job should be completed … Continue reading Z: A to Z
Hello one and all! How much stuff do you own beyond the essentials? Every time I clean my home and go through my belongings, I always have multiple bags of items to get rid of. On the one hand, I am paring down my belongings significantly each time. On the other hand, I'm either not … Continue reading How Much is Too Much?
Hello one and all! How often do you say "yes" to new experiences and ventures? Why is it that you might say no? Is it fear, sensibility, or something else? Saying "yes" is something that can open your mind and broaden your world view. New cultures, foods, activities, places, and ideas can all help us … Continue reading Y: Say Yes
Hello one and all! How did your teachers mark an answer as incorrect? Mine did so with a big red X. Usually the reason for something being wrong was clear, but there have been times where the teacher was incorrect or where something (perhaps in an essay) was more complicated than a check or X … Continue reading X: Wrong
Hello one and all! I've recently decided I want to get back into scrapbooking. It was a common craft in my house when I was growing up, and I have fond memories of my mom sitting down with all her supplies spread out before her. As life went on, it fell to the wayside and … Continue reading New Crafting Endeavors
Hello one and all! Ever wonder why words like "want" might be pronounced as "vant"? The letter 'w' is called both "double-u" and "double-v", depending on where in the world you are, and used to also be written as "uu". So if you hear someone pronouncing words differently, there may be more to it than … Continue reading W: Double-U and Double-V