The Reading Year Ahead

 As is my usual choice at the beginning of most years, I have set myself a reading target.  It’s a tradition.  This year I chose the total of 24 books, so roughly two per month.  In an uncharacteristic show of realism, I went with the more likely result than a number that would stretch me.…

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Dodger – Terry Pratchett

You might have noticed that any mention of books and reading have lately been described in a fairly negative light here at Oh Waily Waily. This is, in my self-analysis, a result of trying to produce a book review every week, then every fortnight, then four every other month for the past two years.  Work…

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Small changes

Can small changes really make all the difference? I’m inclined to believe they can.  I’ve been doing Morning Pages for the past week – only skipping yesterday and today – and I am finding myself drawn to more creative things.  I’ve been wanting to do some sewing with Miss Oh Waily so we’ve been to…

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SI Month – no-spend report

So, with the first full week back home under my belt, I can say we’ve done pretty well on most fronts.  It’s been a week of swings and roundabouts.  We’ve spent a bit more money in one area, but that’s been more than offset by underspending elsewhere. Next week it may turn out to be…

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