Friday, December 21, 2012

Prompts - Final Round

Hello Broads and Broad-ettes and happy holidays! In light of the particular holiday I celebrate being next week, I'm going to go ahead and post the remaining blog prompts today to get them up nice and early-ish. It has been wonderful to blog with you again this year!

Prompt 16 - Do you live where you grew up? Do you live near family/extended family? How do you define home? (prompt by Monica)

Prompt 17 - What is the best gift you've ever given, and to whom did you give it? (prompt by Sarah)

Prompt 18 - What is something you wish you could devote more time to? (prompt by Kate)

Prompt 19 - What is the quote that resonates most with you right now? Why? (prompt by Laurie)

Prompt 20 - What are your favorite items of clothing or accessories? (Pictures should accompany this post, of course!) (prompt by Kristen)

Prompt 21 - What was your "one word" for 2012 and how did you live it? What is your "one word" for 2013 and why?

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Prompts - Round 3

Sorry I'm late getting the prompts up this go-round. I promise I'll be more prompt in the future (see what I did there? With the "prompts" and the "prompt"? Yeah, my humor is so under-appreciated...). Happy blogging, Broads!

Prompt 11 - In these dark, dreary, depressing December days, what do you do to enliven yourself? (prompt by Amy)

Prompt 12 - If you had to describe yourself in six words only, what would they be? (prompt by Laurie)

Prompt 13 - What traditions do you and your family have? (prompt by Kristen)

Prompt 14 - Do you remember a "Best (or Worst) Christmas Pageant Ever"? (prompt by Mary)

Prompt 15 - If you could change careers, what would you do instead? (prompt by Kate)

Friday, December 7, 2012

Prompts - Round 2

Alright Broads (and Broad-ettes?), here's the next round of blog prompts. Enjoy, and keep up those amazing blog posts!

Prompt 6 - What has been the single most heartbreaking experience you've ever had? (by Kristen)

Prompt 7 - With what movie (Christmas or otherwise) do you identify? (by Mary)

Prompt 8 - What are your top three strengths and how do you use them (at work, at home, at play)? (by Kate)

Prompt 9 - If you had a magic wand and could change one thing about your life right now, what would it be and why? (by Sarah)

Prompt 10 - What is the kindest/nicest/most beautiful thing you have ever witnessed or experienced? (by Krissy)

Monday, December 3, 2012

December 2012 Badges

Hey Broads - here are the badges for this round of #reverbbroads - let me know if you need me to re-size any of these!

Badge 1

Badge 2

Badge 3

December 2012 Prompts - Round 1

Hey Broads - We're back! We'll have fewer prompts this time around (just five a week instead of one every day), but there are some great ones in here! I'll be posting a new post every week with the prompts for that week, as well as tracking them all in one massive post just so we have them all in one place. Later today I'll post some badges for your blog site, too. So are we ready? Here's the first round of prompts!

Prompt 1 - What is your favorite place in the world? What makes it so special? (Prompt by Kate)

Prompt 2 - What is your strongest memory tied to music? (Prompt by Sarah)

Prompt 3 - What's the best advice you've ever received from a parent and/or sibling? Worst advice? (Prompt by Amy)

Prompt 4 - What makes you laugh? (Prompt by Laurie)

Prompt 5 - What is your all-time favorite work of art/film/musician/book and why? (Prompt by Dana)

Good luck blogging, Broads - can't wait to read your posts!

Monday, June 25, 2012

Final Summer 2012 Prompts

The last of the Summer 2012 Reverb Broads blog prompts have been published! Post away, my pretties, and have a fabulous summer!!!

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Summer 2012 Prompts

We'll be posting a few prompts at a time, so keep checking back for updates! Prompts were provided by bloggers and books this time around!

Don't forget to add your blog to our spreadsheet so we can include you on the blogroll!

June 1
With what fictional character (book, movie, TV, etc.) do you most identify? Why?

June 2
What gives you nightmares?

June 3
Who are your role models?

June 4
What did people tease you about growing up?

June 5
Come up with a new Constitutional Amendment.
Art and Soul

June 6
Share a recipe or meal that is a summertime favorite. (Bonus: Pick someone else's recipe or meal and make it, then blog about your results later on this month).

June 7
List 8 reasons it's okay to lie.

June 8
What are your favorite decorative items/pieces of furniture/household features?

June 9
What skill have you learned in the past year that you are proud of?

June 10
What was your hardest parenting or partner moment?

June 11
If you were to play hooky from work today, what would you do instead?

June 12
What was the best decision you ever made?

June 13
What was your favorite childhood stuffed animal or toy? Do you still have it? Okay, admit it, do you still sleep with it sometimes?

June 14
In a world filled with more technological distractions than ever before, social networks, smart phones, etc, what strategies do you enforce in your life in order to stay focused  on your goals and living life in real-time to the fullest?

June 15
Who was your first best friend?

June 16
List all the idiotic things you have done for love.
List Your Self

June 17
What three things do you want more of in your life? What three things do you want less of?

June 18
What's in your garden?

June 19
How do you define happiness?

June 20
Forget the iPhone and iPad. What invention would make your life better?

June 21
List 5 reasons you shouldn't bathe for a week.

June 22
Write a memoir of your first date.
Art and Soul

June 23
What habit have you acquired that you wish you hadn't?

June 24
List parts of your body or your self that make you feel like "you."
List Your Self

June 25
Write about a time you got in trouble with your parents when you were younger.
The Book of Myself

June 26
What is your relationship with water? (thunderstorms, lakes, rivers, swimming, boating, sprinklers, etc.) Is it good or bad? What do you think caused this?

June 27
When was the last time you got into a heated argument? What's your conflict style? Avoid, attack, win at all costs, there are no winners?

June 28

Keep It Real Campaign: Each of us has been personally impacted by photoshopped beauty. Whether it’s through actually consuming the content in these magazines ourselves, or knowing the influence it has over a loved one, we all have a wake-up call to give the industry. Use your voice and write down why you want the industry to “keep it real” in magazines, then:
Post it on your blog and on our Facebook event wall so we can share it!
Tweet it to the magazines and post the link on their Facebook pages!
Keep It Real

June 29
A picture is worth a thousand words - pick a photo, any photo, that you’ve taken, and describe what we’re seeing as if we don’t know you. What were you trying to take a picture of? How did you end up getting the picture? Did you use any editing effects on the picture? Why did you choose this perspective? etc.

June 30
Progress report: What was your "one word" for 2012? How are you living it today?