Today I was very grateful to receive a lovely gift from a colleague. She is a lovely, cheerful lady who gifted me a beautiful Cath Kidston shopping bag. I want to get her a return gift, however don’t know her extremely well. In the end I did a bit of googling but could only find…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 13- A gift for someone you don’t know well
This year I had a nice chilled out Halloween party at home. Friends bought food for sharing so it ended up being pot luck style. We watched corpse bride and the Adams family and played Uno. It was a very hygge evening and a well earned respite from our busy city lives. Let me know…… Continue reading Halloween party and pot luck
This year I am planning a Halloween gathering ahead of time as nothing memorable happened last year. I think we just watched some movies. However this year is different! I have planned ahead due to being overwhelmed with the beautiful Halloween decor in Japan ( see my post on “popular”). I bought a few token…… Continue reading Frugal, thrifted and free Halloween 2018
I was inspired to keep working on my 2018 goals by watching a video by Rachelleea on YouTube. She explained how she was continuing to work on her yearly goals and how she wanted to wrap everything up before the end of the year. I really liked this idea as there are a few things…… Continue reading Working on 2018 goals.
I enjoy reading as a form of learning and professional development. As a blogger, I think it’s important to keep up date with reading, as the literature on media and blogging becomes richer. If you are thinking of starting a blog, or interesting in creating a business, it’s best to start reading up. The books…… Continue reading 5 Books that changed my life.
A friend of mine started to make a list of Thirty Things to Do Before Turning Thirty. Also known as 30 Before 30. She inspired me a lot so I decided to make my own list in the summer. I decided to post it, as a reminder of my goals, and also as encouragement. I…… Continue reading 30 Before 30 Tag
So I just finished reading a book by Tina Steelig, a famous Stanford Professor. It’s called ” What I wish I knew when I was 20″. It’s about entrepreneurship, taking risks, and discuss examples of many successful business models from well-known entrepreneurs. A friend lent it to me, as I mentioned my blog, as well as…… Continue reading What I Wish I Knew When I Was 20 & My Failure Resume