Hi, thanks for stopping by – my name is Jacquie.
I am a book nerd and serial-self-improver – in other words I read A LOT of self help books.
Way back in my 20’s I was very much into all things New Age and I talked about the “the universe”! These days I’m all about God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit.
I don’t know about you but when I read a great book, I always have the intention that I will reread it at some point, but I found that I never did. There was always another great book to read to take its place. So I decided to start taking notes so that I could access the gist of a book without having to reread the whole thing again. I want to share some of these notes with you. I’m a bit of a chatter box when it comes to my verbal communication, word economy is not my strong point so the challenge for me is to share ideas with you in a way that gives you a nice quick takeaway with no 20 minute wait. I hope the ideas shared will lead to conversation between us and that you will share your ideas too.
The other things I am interested in are health and wellbeing and I have recently become interested in social media and its impact in business. I am a mum to a teenage son – so I read a few parenting books (just a few!) Plus I am really interested in personal finance and helping others manage their money. I hope that the ideas of the authors I read will be interesting to you.
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We are alike in that I don’t seem to be able to write short posts. Even my comments can be a little wordy at times. I like the idea of keeping notes on books read because like you I usually want to re-read but find I either don’t have the time, or want to use that time reading something new. I’m so glad God took a hold of you and now you can use your enthusiasm, gifts and abilities for his glory.
All the best with your blogging, reading, parenting and other interests.
Thank you. I have it say I am loving this Blogging 101 course. It’s the push that I needed to actually “do” this as opposed to “talk” about. But the best part is connecting with such lovely encouraging people like yourself. Thank you and bless you.
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Likewise. I am enjoying this course although taking it at a slower pace. Like you, my blogs enable me to write regularly rather than talk/dream about being a writer. I have been amazed by how friendly and supportive members of the blogging world are and I so appreciate the abundance of free support materials available from WordPress. Great to meet you Jacquie and I look forward to having further conversations with you.
I’m so happy that I found your blog. You radiate positive vibes through your words feels good to be here. Keep reading and keep sharing your wisdom.
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Thank you so much for your kind words.
Hi, I’ve come by to check on you and to see if you are still blogging. I see it has been quite a while. If you are around, drop by and leave me a note. I’m following if you post I will catch you. Have a great new year!
Hi Oneta – thank you for your lovely message. I am still blogging but certainly not as often as I want to be. One of my New Year’s resolutions is to try and post at least once a month and since I have only just posted something, I’m already a bit behind. I am also behind in my reading. I moved house last week and I now have a longer travelling time, so it occurred to me this morning that instead of gazing out the window, I can use that time more productively reading. I hope all is well with you and that the year ahead is full of joy and blessings for you and your family.
Hi, just stopping by to see if you are still blogging–hope you’re having a great year so far!