Se7en’s Fabulous Fun Post #342

Todays the day that so many folk go back to work after their summer break and our seaside town will begin to return to normal… its a week or two before schools go back and we are biding our time, waiting to reclaim our beach…


Lovely Links from This Week

  1. How I Became a Morning Person, read More books and Learned a Language in a Year… If you want to start some fresh habits… then this is where to begin.
  2. If you you have dreams and ambitions for your blog this year… then you should be reading the Problogger right now, full of tons of ideas… I am definitely going to be winding my way through the Problogger’s Epic End-of-Year Blog Audit Checklist.
  3. “Tis the Season for plenty of Reading Challenges… here’s a Shakespeare Reading challenge on Mount Hope Chronicles… I plan to read the stories to my gang according to the schedule this year…
  4. Looking for a Good Read: Look no further than Babyccino’s end of year collection of posts.
  5. Deep Space Sparkle has a free printable calendar… with lots of space to write on…
  6. Want to take a peak into a magical miniature world under manholes in Milan, and Ann Arbor’s fairy doors…
  7. If you follow us you will know how we love the SketchBook Project, we have joined in every year since 2011. You have to join the project before 5 January… If you are thinking about it, then join up, its fabulous fun to join in and see your sketchbook go on tour. We are skipping it this year the currency exchange rate between the United States and us… makes it unattainable. But we will be back!!!

This Week’s Highlights

Reading Myself: Harry Potter… the Series… my kids were shocked to discover that I haven’t read it and have challenged me to read it in two weeks… sigh. I am not loving it yet… hoping that it grabs me really soon!!!

Family Reading A-Loud: The Tale of Despereaux…

Listening (I absolutely love audiobooks): Bill Bryson’s A Walk in the Woods; Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice and The Goldfinch.

Watching with the Kids: The Jungle Book…

Watching Myself: The Crown on Netflix… watched the whole series over Christmas…

Planning: Our Calendar for the year…

Eating: The summer of crustless quiches, and whatever is in the fridge or the garden popped into them.

Snacking: On Swiss Chocolate, thanks to a visit from the father person’s lovely Swiss cousin.

Drinking: Peach tea for the win.

Discovered: Sudoku… oh man… there is silence in the house as everyone is lost in Sudoku!!!

Exercise: Evening ambles down to the beach for ice-cream ’tis the season. Exercise with a purpose!!!

Thank you to Bos Iced Tea…

We were thrilled to win a crate of Bos Ice Tea… with Green Pop in their run up to Christmas GiveAways…


A Blast From the Past:


That’s us… Hope you are all have a fabulous week!!!

2 Replies to “Se7en’s Fabulous Fun Post #342”

  1. Happy New Year Se7en gang! Loved the Fast Company article – amazing how daily habits really will take care of most things!

    Hope your 2017 is off to a great start! xo

  2. Hay Christi… I hope your year is off to a good start too, and that you enjoyed a good break over the holidays… sending all the love from sunny Cape Town!!!

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