All posts tagged: writing

Express it…

This challenge from Beyond Layers with Kim Klassen, has thrown a spanner in the works so to speak. Once you start creating and the imagination flows freely, six little memoirs are a delight to write. Stemming from a flow of inspirational articles (Oprah magazine): 26 ways to tell your story and sites(Smith Magazine): 6 word memoirs , our challenge was to write our own 6 word memoirs…our life in six words…you can write, rewrite and express yourself as many times as you like…just in six little words. Believe me, when you start this exercise you can capture every aspect of your life in six little memoirs from love, happiness, breakup, food, being a mum, a dad, dreaming… It’s hard to stop at one….I wrote a few and capture one in this photo Balance everything. Weigh only the love. And a couple more…. Creative hands and my heart open. Coloured pens drawing black and white Can’t start my day without coffee. Ok, enough….I think you get the gist of what the challenge was about… You might …

Friday Chatter

Here’s the update with some chatter on getting to know us all a little better…Mandy, from The Complete CookBookhas written a couple more questions and here are my answers… 1.  What 5 items are always in your fridge? Milk,classic stock cubes,a jar of capers,parmesan cheese,bottle of prosecco. 2.  What 5 items are always in your pantry ? Tinned tomatoes, flour,cornflour,polenta,couscous. 3.  Do you write a grocery list or do you shop off the cuff? I always write a shopping list..on my favourite note paper. My list is written on the back of a $100 Dollar bill…(printed notepad) you don’t know how many people stop me and take a second look….it’s only paper! 4.  What is the most used item/s in your kitchen? I’m a cleaning/germ  freak, it would have to be the cleaning sponge/cloth. 5.  What do you have in your kitchen that may seem strange to other people? Gosh, I would hope to think that I’m normal and that you wouldn’t find anything strange! 6.  If you were to enter a Come Dine With …