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Sunday, 3 September 2017

Happy Birthday to #LifeThisWeek

Over the years, there have been many prompt led link ups, and they all seem to have vanished over time. I am happy to have #LifeThisWeek every Monday as it allows me to explore ideas or stretch - write something a little more poetic than usual or just see where it takes me.
Sometimes it's as simple as discussing a topic, like #Mindfulness or #Education.  Other times we can explore ideas, in any way we see fit - like #Belief. Some chose religion, I chose belief in oneself. Occasionally, in the process, I learn a little about myself. I start writing a post heading in one direction but midway through it, start over and end up somewhere completely different, like when we discussed #WhatCan'tYouLiveWithout?

My favourite prompt over the year was #HowMuchMoneyIsEnough? It took me quite a while to think about what I wanted to say on this topic. I enjoyed the memories I trawled to get there, and I'm happy I perhaps shared some good for well deserved charities in a country I adore.

So thank you Denyse for hosting a prompt led link up that forces me into directions I may not naturally take. I love seeing where people decide to go with the prompt.
Congratulations on a busy twelve months.

Linking with #LifeThisWeek

9 comments:

  1. I tend not to follow the prompts, but remember that the #howmuchmoneyisenough was one that I did. It really resonated at the time.

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  2. I don't follow the prompts but it is great that it gets you thinking about other subjects.

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  3. I like the prompts too. It does get you thinking.

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  4. Many Happy Returns to #LifeThisWeek. I like reading posts on the prompts even if I don't usually follow them myself. Such a great linky!

    Di from Max The Unicorn

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  5. One of my favourites this year was 'Mindfulness'. I learnt so many mindfulness techniques from the week's posts.

    It's also been wonderful catching up with you each week too!

    SSG xxx

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  6. Thank you for such kind words and letting us know what prompt 'made you think'. I like coming up with prompts which can be interpreted any way so it IS a thinking process too. Your support has been great. Much appreciated. Thanks for joining in #LTW 35/52, next week is Taking Stock. I have added the prompts for the rest of 2017 on my home page and in the blog post P is for Pansies.

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  7. I haven't been a good blogger and only write sporadically so I tend to forget the prompts and then feel bad. But they are certainly thought-provoking and I often wish I had joined in. I've found some great blogs by dropping by, even if I haven't participated, too.

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  8. I haven't been as regular as I'd like but hoping to be more consistent now. Can't believe it's been a year though! Time flies

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