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Gratitude 2016

Dawn Landau  at Tales from the Motherland has once again started 50 HAPPY THINGS: BLOGGERS FLOOD THE INTERNET WITH GRATITUDE Here’s how it works: set a timer for 15 minutes; timing this is critical. Once you start the timer, start your list. The goal is to write 50 things that make you happy, or 50 thing that you … Continue reading

SYW: Week 39 – Picking Up From

Share Your World – 2016 Week 39 September 26, 2016 Cee Neuner For the next three weeks the questions are from kids.  The Happy Quitter wrote about her workshop she does for neighborhood kids and the some of the kids had some suggestions for the Share your World challenge.   Photo from A class you wish you would have taken? Ballroom Dance … Continue reading

SYW: Weeks 30 & 31

Share Your World – 2016 Week 30 July 25, 2016 Cee Neuner  With your answers, please remember we are in the SYW world which may not always match our reality. Q: Do you prefer a bath or shower? I take showers since I am always in a rush, but my dream is to have a japanese soaking … Continue reading

SYW: Week 29 (belated)

SYW: Week 29 (belated)

SHARE YOUR WORLD WEEK 29 (click link above to visit Cee’s world and more) What is the perfect pizza? NY style, thin crust, crispy not soggy, made with real quality mozzarella and not too salty or oily. What is your favorite time of day? Anytime that is quiet and relaxing – I take it here … Continue reading

SYW: Week 28

SYW: Week 28

SHARE YOUR WORLD – 2016 WEEK 28  I seem to have misplaced a week? It’s late, I’m sitting among boxes in various states of being packed and unpacked, I’m overly tired – so it really doesn’t matter. I’ll just play along…   Thanks Emilio from the blog Photos by Emilio for the fun questions and your always amusing … Continue reading

SYW: Week 26

SYW: Week 26

You can share your world too. Visit Cee Neuner who wonderfully hosts every week at What’s your most memorable (good or bad) airplane flight? Hmmm, I flew a lot, don’t particularly care for it, but I do love to travel and flying is the most expedient way. There was that time when this older Yugoslavian man … Continue reading

SYW: Week 25

SHARE YOUR WORLD – 2016 WEEK 25 I am just sliding this one in – I think – in time. I have been quite busy packing my house up for our upcoming move. I haven’t been writing or posting much and I apologize if I haven’t gotten around to reading your responses this week (and probably … Continue reading

SYW: Week 24

SHARE YOUR WORLD – 2016 WEEK 24 What is the most fun thing you did in school? Fun ? – In school? It’s unheard of. I did have fun with my students when I was a volunteer ESL (English as a Second Language) tutor at the library in my neighborhood. We created a guide for newcomers … Continue reading

SYW: Week 23

Share Your World Week 23  What was one of your first moneymaking jobs (other than babysitting or newspaper delivery)?  At age 16 I served as a proctor for the civil servant jobs such as stenographer. At first, I thought these adults aren’t going to listen to a kid, but they were so nervous that they … Continue reading

SYW: Week 22

Share Your World Week 22 I’ll just blame the holiday (Memorial Day here in the States) for me being a little off this week. First, I couldn’t find the SYW Week 22 questions and then I found that I answered the questions for week 21 but never posted them! So I did that now. Then … Continue reading