Category Archives: Yearly Challenges

2018 So Far

You might have noticed that I didn’t follow up my “So that was 2017…” blog post with my usual “…and this is 2018” post.  Or any post at all actually. At the turn of the new year, I was very … Continue reading

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So that was 2017…

Normally at this time of year I do a round up post. I write about how the year went and about how well I did with the goals I set myself last year. It’d be a shame to break with … Continue reading

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Stash Busting Round Up

One of my other goals for 2016 was to bust my yarn stash a little bit.  Although I can classify the WIP busting challenge as a success, this one is not so much a bust as a small dent. I … Continue reading

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WIP Busting Round Up

One of my goals for 2016 was to finish some of the Works In Progress I’ve been gathering.  I started with 31, and I wanted to have 50% of that number left by the end of the year, as well … Continue reading

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Bucket List Bonanza – The Fails

I posted my Bucket List Bonanza Round Up a few days ago, but I thought I’d write a little about the items I attempted, and failed at. Item 34 – go tech free for a week.  Yeah, I tried this … Continue reading

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Bucket List Bonanza Round Up

I successfully managed to cross 14 things off my Bucket List in 2016.  It wasn’t quite the 52 that I’d originally planned, but it’s still a dent.  I have blogged it all, so here’s a roundup. Item 42 – make … Continue reading

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Bucket List Bonanza – 365 Selfies – Addendum

So you might have noticed that the first post for this had no gif.  I spent most of the weekend trying to make a gif.  Every single website or download or program that I found all had the same issue … Continue reading

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Bucket List Bonanza – Complete a Sudoku Book

I have a lot of Sudoku books.  I’m the sort of person that will go on a train journey and buy a new one, or I get given them.  And like colouring books, I get distracted from them easily and … Continue reading

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Bucket List Bonanza – 365 Selfies

Item #197 on my Bucket List was to take a picture of myself every day for a year.  Given that I picked a Leap Year to do this, there’s actually 366 selfies, but you get the gist. This wasn’t quite … Continue reading

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Bucket List Bonanza – R/Movie Club

There is a subreddit called r/MovieClub, on which the redditors vote for a different movie to watch each week.  #345 on my Bucket List was to watch every r/MovieClub movie for a year. Beasts of No Nation Shawshank Redemption Harry … Continue reading

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