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Alert: A Collaboration for a Reflection

Finally we’ve come to the last month of the year, when Christmas music are playing everywhere, when all the trees are decorated with lights and when people are rushing into stores to buy gifts โ€“ December! ๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ„ So in this month’s Collaboration with a Purpose, we collaborators are taking the opportunity to pause and reflect…… Continue reading Alert: A Collaboration for a Reflection

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NaNoWriMo 2017: We Have a Winner!!

After one entire month of sometimes enthusiastic writing, sometimes forced writing, occasional crying over spilt tea, frequent jumping and crashing from coffee, some cancelled appointments, occassional playing truant (and video games), quite a bit of binge sleeping… WE NOW HAVE A NANOWRIMO WINNER!! ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿป๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽˆ๐ŸŽ‚๐Ÿฐ๐ŸŽˆ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿป Those who aren’t too familiar with NaNoWriMo, it stands for National…… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2017: We Have a Winner!!

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Happy Childrenโ€™s Day 2017!

I love Google Doodle. Whenever there is a celebration, the usual colourful logo of Google is replaced with a fun, usually animated picture and today’s no different โ€“ it’s Universal Children’s Day! “Wait, isn’t Children’s Day on 1st June?” Well, I was as confused as you may be now; in fact, I never knew there’s…… Continue reading Happy Childrenโ€™s Day 2017!

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Happy International Men’s Day 2017!

Previously this year we celebrated International Women’s Day 2017, and now we’re celebrating International Men’s Day 2017! The theme for 2017 is Celebrate Men and Boys. We know that menโ€™s health is worse than womenโ€™s in almost every part of the world. Recent World Health Organization (WHO) data shows that, globally, male life expectancy at…… Continue reading Happy International Men’s Day 2017!

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Alert: A Diversified Collaboration!

Here we are on 1st November 2017, the day after Halloween and the most exciting time for some writers… it’s the first day of NaNoWriMo! And I haven’t written anything! ๐Ÿ˜ฑ But hey, NaNoWriMo or not, I’ve signed up for this collaboration, so don’t worry, I’m still taking part. ๐Ÿ˜† The theme for this month…… Continue reading Alert: A Diversified Collaboration!

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Happy Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival 2017

Okay, so when I posted the intro post for this month’s collaboration, I didn’t know I’d be publishing this many posts before the actual collaboration post! I’m so productive this wee, aren’t I? ๐Ÿ˜† Don’t worry, this is the last post before the collaboration one comes out later today, so in the meantime, Happy Chinese…… Continue reading Happy Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival 2017

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Alert: A Collaboration to Thank You, Professions!

Yep, it’s that time of the month again! It’s really nice having a scheduled theme collaboration to post about. ๐Ÿ˜€ This time the theme is “Thank You, Profession!”, where we write a thank you or post something positive about a profession that has impacted our life or that we think deserves spotlight / praise! ๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽˆ…… Continue reading Alert: A Collaboration to Thank You, Professions!

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Alert: A Collaboration on Self-Love & Acceptance โค๏ธ

Yep, it’s that time of the month again! If you’re new to Collaboration with a Purpose, you can view this index page that has the introduction and also the links to all our completed collaborations. ๐Ÿ˜€ Our theme for September is self-love & acceptance!ย โค In this time and age when many of us are expected…… Continue reading Alert: A Collaboration on Self-Love & Acceptance โค๏ธ

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A Situation Update: Surgery Successful!

Yes, my surgery was successfully completed! ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽˆ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ๐ŸŽˆ After 5 days at hospital (including the day before the operation), I’ve just got back home and settled myself down before typing this out. ๐Ÿ˜€ I’m feeling pretty good for someone who had a major operation (even the doctor is surprised with my recovery speed, especially after waking…… Continue reading A Situation Update: Surgery Successful!