Five places I would like to visit

Writing Challenge Day 5 – List 5 places you would like to visit. 1.  London.  I have always wanted to go to London.  I have friends that live in London.  They have come to visit me, so it’s my turn to visit them. 2.  Australia.   In the 7th grade I had a pen pal from…

My top three pet peeves

Day 3 Writing Challenge – My top three pet peeves. 1.  Cabinet doors and drawers left open.  I’m not sure why my family can’t open the cabinet, get what they need, and CLOSE THE DOOR.  Seems like everytime I walk in the kitchen, a door is hanging open! 2.  People who zig and zag in…

Something that someone told you…..

Day 2 Writing Challenge – Write about something someone said about you that you never forgot.  This is hard for me.  I can think of a lot of negative things right off the bat. This girl, when I was in 4th grade, told me I wear the same shirt everyday.  That really hurt my feelings. …

30 day writing challenge

I was inspired by the WordPress Blog, Adventures of Lexie to take her 30 day writing challenge.  First, if you haven’t seen her blog, check it out.  http://www.adventuresoflexis.com . I love to write, but sometimes it’s hard to get started.  Putting your thoughts down on paper or computer screen.  The 30 day writing challenge got me…

Memorial day wrap up in pictures

I hope everyone had a great Memorial weekend.  I wanted to posts some pictures of our weekend decorating for Memorial day.   Three different cemeteries,  30 bunches of flowers. When I was growing up, Memorial day was a day to remember family, friends, and veterans.   Decoration day is what my family called it. (Old school I…

The “Rodrick Rules” Method

If you have a middle school age child, I’m sure you know who Rodrick is.  If not, Rodrick is a character in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid books and movies.  Rodricks philosophy is screw up what his parents want him to do and then they won’t ask him again.  My daughter has taken up…

Dividing my blogs

After starting my blog Paula’s Projects, I have been having fun sharing the things I have been making and decorating.  I thought I keep all the creative stuff over on Paula’s Projects.  Here on Paulabear70, my original blog, I will post personal stories, humor, daily nonsense and I have even been known to write short…