My November Challenge - Read for an Hour Every Day

My November Challenge – Read for an Hour Every Day

This is just a quick post to let you know about my November Challenge. This month, I am challenging myself to read for an hour every day! Read for an Hour Every Day I did the exact same challenge just over 2 years ago in October 2017, which I wrote about earlier this year. My …

Blogtober Day 1 - An Autumnal Wardrobe

Blogtober Day 1 – An Autumnal Wardrobe

I’m so excited that it’s October (aka. Blogtober) and I’m looking forward to doing all sorts of Autumnal and Halloween activities this month! To read more about my plan for Blogtober, and why I decided to do it, check out this post: I Wasn’t Going to Do Blogtober This Year. But Now I Am! To …

August Challenge Evaluation and September Plans

August Challenge Evaluation and September Plans

It’s time to review how my August Challenges went, and let you know my September plans! In August I set myself two challenges: Use up 3 products / items from my ‘use up pile’ each day. Work on blog improvements for 1 hour each day. So, how did I do in my challenges? Using Things …

July Challenge Evaluation

July Challenge Evaluation – Using Things Up and Exercising

In July, I set myself two challenges. Firstly, to continue the challenge I set myself in June, which was to use 3 items each day from my pile of things that need using up. This didn’t mean I necessarily had to use the items right up in one day, as some would take multiple uses …

How to Overcome Brain Frazzle

How to Overcome ‘Brain Frazzle’

Do you ever sit down to do a task, such as writing a blog post, and you just can’t muster up the energy or motivation to get on with it? It feels too overwhelming, and you find yourself staring blankly at the screen or notepad with nothing coming to mind. Or maybe you procrastinate on …

April Challenges Evaluation

April Challenges – Evaluation

In April, I ambitiously took on 5 challenges for the month! Here’s a reminder of what they were: Get up 4 minutes earlier each day, starting at 8.30am and ending at 6.30am. Cut down on internet procrastination. Work on solo piano pieces, and make notes on them, for 45 minutes each day. Do the Daily …