How Important Are Followers?

Well there’s a debate before I even start talking. How important are our followers? Do you think followers are important? How important do you think it is to have a huge following on social media? Now there are different ways of looking at those questions. This is really just me having a little chat about […]

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Ways to Make People Happy

We know happiness is fairly contagious right? Well stripped right back, think about if someone smiles – usually it makes people smile back. Obviously not if someone is in a really dark place, but in general people tend to return a smile. I even smile back at my dog when he smiles at me and […]

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A Little Bit of Self-Care

Today I reminded myself that gardening is good for the soul. It really truly is. If you read my last post House – We Have A Problem you’ll get why I’ve been feeling a little bit stressed. Actually I don’t generally get stressed very often, I’m fairly laid back and easy going but sometimes things […]

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House – We Have a Problem

“Houston we have a problem.”  I need to change that famous quote to “House we have a problem.” We certainly do have a problem and I’m not sure what is going happen.  This is one of those Raindrops moments! We have rain and need it but sometimes we don’t want it and it’s really annoying. […]

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You Know You Are a Blogger When…

Hey all I thought about starting a # on Twitter #youknowyouareablogger but then, as you do, decided to write a blog post about it instead! I’d love this to be an interactive post so please add what you think in the comments section below. These are a few things that I think bloggers do that […]

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August – My Hopes and Dreams

Hey there 🙂 Well it’s 2nd August so I know I’m a little bit late to the party for setting my August goals, but you know what they say – better late than never!! I decided yesterday that I am going to have a regular feature on my blog – well two actually! I’m going […]

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Simple Pleasures

Originally posted on Sunshine, Raindrops and Tea in the Garden:
I was out walking our dog earlier and when we got back he gave me such an adorable contented smile, it filled me with joy. It made me think about what other simple pleasures there are in life, that brighten our day or make us…

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WordPress Course – Blogging, Branding and Growth – Update

Have you had a go at any of the free WordPress courses there are on offer?  No?  I hadn’t either until I happened to come across the information while looking in the WordPress Reader.  I love looking in the WordPress Reader, it’s a great way of discovering new blog posts to read and also a […]

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July Roundup

Wow seriously, is it really 1st August? Where on earth did July go? It seems to have whizzed past, perhaps that’s because, for me, it was just a whirlwind of change, maybe it went quickly for you too. Finally I’ve decided on a regular feature for my blog – cue the applause 😀 no actually […]

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