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Creative Experimentation

imagesOne of the things I’ve been doing a lot of since the new year is experimenting with new (to me) techniques in different art and crafting endeavours.  All of these have been created for swaps through Swap-Bot, and some were certainly, in my mind anyway, more successful than others.  Each of these, however, brought me out of my comfort zone, surprised me, and gave me the confidence to keep going, not to mention the desire to start creating and experimenting more for myself and not others through swapping!  Read on to see two of my favourite experiments in the last couple of months. Continue reading “Creative Experimentation”

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A Slow Return – On Goals and Motivation vs. Discipline

wp-15234643526051175877254.jpgHello everyone and thank you for remaining faithful over the long months in which I’ve been absent. The end of 2017 saw some pretty major life changes, and family losses, which, when coupled with the looming holidays, took me away from everything I held dear. Yes, even Bullet Journaling! Seriously guys, I didn’t journal or track anything
in November or December.

I entered 2018 hopeful though.  I was back to creating for swaps on Swap-Bot and mapped out my goals for the year – and yes,  I returned full force to Bullet Journaling too.  And then, I dislocated my left shoulder in a bad, bad way. Continue reading “A Slow Return – On Goals and Motivation vs. Discipline”