Monthly Archives: February 2015

40Acts2015:Act N°10: Fix up, Look sharp!

Oh dear! This one looks like DIY – and if there’s anything I loathe and avoid more than DIY I don’t know what it is! We moved into this house almost 10 years ago and there are many, many jobs … Continue reading

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40Acts 2015: Act N°9: Mix it Up (+ a recipe!)

Today’s prompt reads: We tend to use the words ‘melting pot’ when we think of culturally diverse places, but what if it’s more of a salad bowl? Less of the ‘becoming the same’, more ‘complementing each other’s flavour’. Our flavours … Continue reading

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40 Acts2015: Act N°7 & 8

 Act 7: Hold it Lightly Being generous isn’t about what you have – it’s about what you do with what you’re given. Where’s your treasure? Because that’s where your heart is, too. Today, do an inventory analysis. What are you … Continue reading

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40Acts2015: Act N°5 & 6

Monday is always a busy day for me – I leave the house at 7.00 (6.00 UK time) and don’t get back till gone 6.00. I’m techno idiot too, so my “smart phone” (they’re only as smart as their owners!) … Continue reading

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Not 40 Acts: Just for a smile!

Contrôle d’alcoolémie : -GENDARME: Vous avez bu ? – CONDUCTEUR: Oui, … ce matin … j’ai marié ma fille … et comme je n’aime pas les messes, … je suis allé au café et j’ai bu … quelques bières. Puis … Continue reading

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40Acts 2015: Act N°4: Devise A Surprise

I think I’m ahead of the game on this one! Most people love surprises (of the nice variety!) so plan a generosity ambush for someone today. Quick response: Make ’em smile: It doesn’t take much to make someone feel special. … Continue reading

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40Acts 2015: Act 3: Clean

Today’s prompt reads: Litter might not be a problem where you live. But you might never have gotten round to recycling properly. Or you might have spent the last year walking past obscene graffiti. We could all do more to … Continue reading

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