Love Is In Da Blog 2018 is over! Thanks to all Participants

It is over. Yesterday was the last prompt of “Love Is In Da Blog 2018” and today I want to give all participants a shoutout and a heartfelt “Thank YOU!” No blog event can happen without its participants and I have been honored by 7 amazing bloggers who made me laugh, think and wonder with their beautiful posts. Besides the “Love Is In Da Blog … Continue reading Love Is In Da Blog 2018 is over! Thanks to all Participants

A Good Goodbye ~ Last “Love Is In Da Blog 2018”

Today is the last day of “Love Is In Da Blog 2018” and I want to thank all participants for their wonderful blog posts. I will thank you properly tomorrow and have a little surprise for you as well as the “Love Is In Da Blog 2018 Participant” badge. I said yesterday that today is dedicated to all love that has entered and left our … Continue reading A Good Goodbye ~ Last “Love Is In Da Blog 2018”

How to make a delicious Lemon Drizzle Cake & Love Is In Da Blog 2018 Prompt 28

There are things that I need to do when I feel down and life seems out of whack: I bake for my loved ones and for myself. There is nothing more satisfying than the smell of fresh cookies, cakes or sweet breads in the house and it gives my mood a boost when I have created something delicious. One thing I have never tried is a … Continue reading How to make a delicious Lemon Drizzle Cake & Love Is In Da Blog 2018 Prompt 28

A Letter to my twelve-year-old Self & Love Is In Da Blog Prompt 25

  Dear Bea, I have been thinking a lot about you lately and wish you would be in a different place. I wish your mum would be ok and your dad would not be so occupied with himself. I wish you would not have to take already so much responsibility for your younger brother and chores in the household. But life does not always deal … Continue reading A Letter to my twelve-year-old Self & Love Is In Da Blog Prompt 25

Three Poems that helped me in Tough Times (attention might trigger) & Love Is In Da Blog prompt 24

Yesterday I wrote about the fact that we all deal with mental health problems in general and depression in particular in our very unique way. For me, writing and poetry was one tool, that helped me cope with the overwhelming power of my emotions. I was wondering about my affinity to poetry I was always wondering why I had such an affinity for poetry. My … Continue reading Three Poems that helped me in Tough Times (attention might trigger) & Love Is In Da Blog prompt 24

Three Thoughts on the Anti-Depressant Debate & Love Is In Da Blog Prompt 23

This morning I saw Ellen C. Scott editor at Metro and co-presenter at “Mentally Yours” Metro’s mental health podcast on BBC Breakfast. She told her experience with taking antidepressants. She said she is able to work again and live her life since she has found the right one for her. One of the headlines this morning on the news was that according to a major … Continue reading Three Thoughts on the Anti-Depressant Debate & Love Is In Da Blog Prompt 23

How I am going to achieve more Self-Esteem & Love Is In Da Blog Prompt 22

When I was thinking about today’s blogging prompt “Tenderness” I remembered a blog post about self-esteem that Cheryl Fassett, one of the brilliant ladies in my creative circle, wrote a couple of months ago.   The way you think about yourself has an impact on your self-esteem   It is called: “Self-talk becomes your truth” in which she explains how the way you think about … Continue reading How I am going to achieve more Self-Esteem & Love Is In Da Blog Prompt 22

NEW Blogging Prompt ~ Tenderness ~ Love Is In Da Blog 2018

Ah, let’s go from the hot stuff to some more gentle paces 🙂 . I’ll make it short because … well … we want some time to create our new posts, don’t we? Tomorrows prompt is Tenderness and I challenge you to incorporate a photo 🙂 Now go, create and have some fun! and don’t forget the “Love Is In Da Blog” Rules/suggestions Join in! … Continue reading NEW Blogging Prompt ~ Tenderness ~ Love Is In Da Blog 2018

Spicy ~ ABC of Love ~ Love Is In Da Blog 2018

“Spicy” is definitely an interesting prompt for a love-infused blog event in February. Lee over at LadyLeeManila let us have a peek into her husband’s chilli growing and cooking (please go and check out her post) which inspired me to find a Video about cooking. And sure enough, I found one on the TEDx Talks. I’ve never heard of Fantuzzi before but he seems a creative guy … Continue reading Spicy ~ ABC of Love ~ Love Is In Da Blog 2018

NEW Blogging Prompt ~ Spicy ~ ABC of Love

I know I am repeating myself but it is so amazing what a variety of posts the ABC of Love prompts have created so far. Please check them out in the comments of the posts here if you haven’t done so so far. Thanks 🙂 We’ve explored our passions, had questions and got a little physical last week so what are we discovering in the … Continue reading NEW Blogging Prompt ~ Spicy ~ ABC of Love