Halloween Images – How to Take Spooky Photos

Halloween images: How to take spooky photos via http://lifeblooming.com

I’m a fledgling photographer. I have some idea about the basic techniques of photography and am an eager student. I love learning how to improve my photography and connecting with others who enjoy the discovery as much as I do. In the interests of sharing ... [ Read More ]

How to Dodge Domain Squatters

What are domain squatters and how can I avoid getting caught out by them? via http://lifeblooming.com

What’s domain squatting and why the hell would anyone want to steal your domain name? What is Domain Squatting? Domain squatting is the old west equivalent of two gun slingers meeting on a dusty street at high noon. The quicker your draw, the better ... [ Read More ]

My dad, the great cats eye hunter

Reminiscing about my father http://lifeblooming.com

When I was pregnant with my oldest child my father died. Dad had been ill for some time with lung cancer. He was cared for at my childhood home by my mother and brother. When he died I was lying next to him. I was sleeping the deep and heavy sleep of ... [ Read More ]

Where I’ve been hanging out

Today I’m going to share some posts I’ve written elsewhere. Project Underblog Project UnderBlog is a place where bloggers are accepted based on the power of their words and not on the reach of their numbers. Project Underblog is a submission site ... [ Read More ]

Mothers and girls

Guest post on http://lifeblooming.com by Rachel (Three Boys and a Mom)

I'm thrilled today to introduce the beautiful Rachel from Three Boys and a Mom who is guest posting here at Lifeblooming for the first time. Rachael is a 29 year old mom of 3 boys; identical twin 2 year olds and a 10 month old. She has a master's degree ... [ Read More ]

Drama queens and me

Drama Queens and Me via http://lifeblooming.com

I’ve been thinking for a while about the direction the blog is going in. I love the topics but the blog’s feeling a bit like a multi-headed hydra where each head’s a diva demanding a greater share of the spotlight. I’ve thought of ways to bring a ... [ Read More ]

I found aliens here on earth

Forget the stars. I found aliens here on earth. via http://lifeblooming.com

I found aliens here on earth Seriously. Why have my potatoes been taken over by aliens? The one in front's got colonies of the creepy little buggers. This sort of unholy nonsense freaks me right out. I imagine the tentacles wrapping around my ... [ Read More ]

Self Esteem (My Greatest Mothering Fear)

A guest post about building self-esteem in her daughters by Brittany of "Brookie the Brave" via http://lifeblooming.com

I am so honoured today to introduce guest poster Brittany Miller. Brittany blogs at Brookie the Brave; Reflections on Motherhood with humor, grace and love about her family, motherhood in general and from the perspective of a special needs mom. Here she ... [ Read More ]