Sign Up for May's NaBloPoMo

The theme for May is PHOTO. ...more

Snap a Picture for May's NaBloPoMo

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month?  ...more

Add All of Your Blog Posts to April's Open Thread

Here's where you share the link to every NaBloPoMo post you're writing on your blog daily this month -- and share your words with the world! ...more

Sign Up for April's NaBloPoMo

The theme for April is GROW. ...more

Grow This Spring With April's NaBloPoMo

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month?  ...more

Picture This! May's NaBloPoMo Is a Photo Celebration

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month? ...more

NaBloPoMo May 2015 Prompts

The theme for May's NaBloPoMo is PHOTO, and this month only, you're getting two prompts for the price of one. You're getting a writing prompt, but you're also getting a photo prompt in case you want to go the visual route. If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in May -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. Writing prompts are posted at the beginning of the month so you can plan ahead, Monday to Friday. (Weekends are for free-writing though we've included a photo prompt those days!) ...more

NaBloPoMo May 2015 Blogroll

The theme for May is PHOTO. ...more
GatheringGraces We will!  The open thread will go up on May 1st in the morning.more

Do you protect birds close to your home?

When we see a flock of birds migrating, we are filled with wonder and a deep sense of continuation. Everything is right with the world. I particularly love to hear geese calling as they wing their way overhead toward the east in Spring here in Hertfordshire, England. These giant birds are full of grace and symmetry, usually flocking together in the form of a V with one leader at the point....more

Gardening

BlogHer Writing Prompt: Do you enjoy gardening? Do you keep a garden? Tell us about it....more

Picture This! May's NaBloPoMo Is a Photo Celebration

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month? ...more

NaBloPoMo May 2015 Prompts

The theme for May's NaBloPoMo is PHOTO, and this month only, you're getting two prompts for the price of one. You're getting a writing prompt, but you're also getting a photo prompt in case you want to go the visual route. If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in May -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. Writing prompts are posted at the beginning of the month so you can plan ahead, Monday to Friday. (Weekends are for free-writing though we've included a photo prompt those days!) ...more

NaBloPoMo May 2015 Blogroll

The theme for May is PHOTO. ...more
GatheringGraces We will!  The open thread will go up on May 1st in the morning.more

NaBloPoMo May 2015 Badges

The official badge for May 2015 NaBloPoMo is here! Grab it to place on your blog and show your readers you're posting every day this month. ...more
Whoohoo!  I like this month's NaBloPoMo! Here's an alternative badge I made - a bit more photo ...more

Every Last Child - A Documentary

I had a lovely evening today with a couple of girlfriends. We went for sushi, my most consistent favourite cuisine and then headed over to the theatre to watch a documentary. Hot Docs is running its Canadian International Film Festival till May 3rd. As part of the festival we watched “Every Last Child” directed by Tom Roberts. It looks at the issue of Pakistan’s unprecedented spike of endemic polio from 2014....more

Nepal Earthquake

Nepal was hit with a devastating earthquake on Saturday, the worst of its kind in the last 80 years. It had a magnitude of 7.8. Over 1800 people are dead and the death toll is still rising. The earthquake struck near the capital city of Kathmandu and majority of the deaths are from there and the surrounding valley. Close to 5000 people are said to be injured. The quake set off a series of avalanches in Mount Everest and Northern India. Tibet and Bangladesh were also affected....more

Death

I was emotionally assaulted today, hearing news of two deaths; one fictional and the other a tragic reality.Fictional: (spoiler alert)...more

10 Awesome Mother’s Day Ideas!

April 24, 2015 – Posted Under:Subscribe today at: http://blondewithasilverlining.com/...more