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30×30 direct watercolour challenge – week two

I’ve been participating in Marc Taro Holmes’ 30×30 direct watercolour challenge. This a round-up of the paintings I did for days 8-14 (you can see 1-7 here). This week involved a lot of quick and simple paintings. You can see … Continue reading

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30×30 direct watercolour challenge – week one

I’ve been participating in Marc Taro Holmes’ 30×30 direct watercolour challenge. This a round-up of the paintings I did in the first seven days. I started with a few pictures based on or inspired by pictures from my family’s cottage, … Continue reading

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Yoga

Forget all the usual benefits of yoga – I have never been as diligent about sweeping and mopping my floors! To be honest, I don’t know why I started the 30 day challenge this year or why I actually kept … Continue reading

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Get a hold of your shelf update

Oh, hey. I had a fully successful month, with regards to the #getaholdofyourshelf challenge, which was kind of nice. May’s challenge was to read the shortest book, so I read several. I pulled three short books and added a short … Continue reading

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Get a Hold of My Shelf update

I bought about a million times more new books in April than I read (slight exaggeration). Emma, who started #getaholdofmyshelf, is trying to keep her books balanced (only acquiring as many as she reads). If I was doing the same … Continue reading

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#getaholdofyourshelf book challenge

Like all avid readers, I have a tbr (to-be-read) pile that’s a bit bigger than I’d like. It’s no where near as big as it was a couple of years ago (heck, it was at 60 books just a year … Continue reading

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