All posts tagged: beginning

Remembering Why I Blog…

It’s been a while since I have written here. I have thought up many blog posts in my head but have been unable to prioritise writing them for most of the winter. It comes way way down the list of things I need to do. So that’s why there have not been any. And I still struggle with the idea of blogging itself. If I want to cultivate a brand, persona or sell something than sure add blogging to the marketing/branding/pr toolkit. So then….[called away by crying toddler who just will not go to sleep without my hand on his face (trying to get them to go to sleep on their own)]..why do I do it? {that question was in relation to blogging not how I help my children sleep!! Funny.} A very strong feeling is that I don’t want to document my life or constantly think about if it is worth documenting in that moment but just want to live it. I have a separate daily diary for special little moments and a camera …

The beginning…

A new start. A way to capture me as I am right now. A way to write, to hone in and to grow and evolve. This is the beginning (hopefully) of something new and exciting. Something beyond motherhood and homekeeping. I have pondered for years on whether or not to write a blog. I have read and continue to read many inspiring bloggers. But, what would I write about? Who would read it? Who cares? What about my online privacy and security? What would happen to my thoughts and images online years from now. But, then I got tired of thinking about it. What’s the worst that could happen? (eek!) Others are having fun doing it and creating successful businesses out of it too. So here it is. I am taking the plunge. Welcome. So here is a quick run down of what this blog might include: writing photography interiors and decor motherhood (a biggie!) practical, simple living things I love and adore things I might just need to write about in order to process …