Bikurgurl · Board Games · Margin · Space and Grace

Game Day: Sometimes You Just Need a Down Day!

Affiliate Post – thank you for clicking through to help me keep my blog ad-free! Following on the heels of yesterday’s post of Grace and Space, we’re discussing on that post and a reblog by Melinda, sometimes you just need a day off – a Game Day off! We had an Epic Game Day yesterday… Continue reading Game Day: Sometimes You Just Need a Down Day!

Bikurgurl · The-Year-Of-Quality · Writing

Being Present…

I’ve taken a couple days {or more} off writing. I’ve not written on this blog, I’ve not written in real life. I’ve made phone calls I’ve needed to make, taken my children on field trips, done a lot of gardening, and had my phone on mute. I’ve been focusing on the Margin in life, but… Continue reading Being Present…

Bikurgurl · Book Review · Margin · The-Year-Of-Quality · Writing

Book Review: The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up

When I got this book I was super excited to read it, read it twice, talked about it to other people, and wrote a review on Goodreads. I never got around to posting here, so here it is for all those waiting with baited breath πŸ˜‰ Recommend: Yes Why/Why Not? Easy and quick read; positive… Continue reading Book Review: The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Margin · Writing

100 Word Wednesday: The best laid plans

The best laid plans don’t always come to fruition. Careful, thoughtful, prepared the plans are. Then something happens, a bump in the road, a change in perspective, then these best laid plans are no longer applicable. They lay in the waste of your new reality, your change as you evolve. The planning was not for… Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: The best laid plans

Bikurgurl · Living Lightly · Margin · The-Year-Of-Quality · Writing

#EpicFailure is actually #EpicSuccess

My blog, and other computer-life activities, haven’t been working in sync with me. How I underestimated the power of hardware to ruin my computer-sanity.   You see, I am not a super-tech-savvy person. First, it’s not where my interest lies. Second, like a car, I want to just give it fuel and have it run… Continue reading #EpicFailure is actually #EpicSuccess

Margin · Reading · Writing

Just Finished: Writing Down the Bones, By Natalie Goldberg

I just finished Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg. Wow. She is funny. She is insightful. She is saying all the things I need to hear as a budding writer, yet many that I know and didn’t articulate. I found the more I read this book, the easier I could communicate with my writers… Continue reading Just Finished: Writing Down the Bones, By Natalie Goldberg