Catching Up With Nick and Silke Jager

Nick and Silke

A few years ago I had the pleasure of meeting Nick and Silke Jager when they garciously agreed to let me interview them. Over the years we’ve kept in touch and I thought it would be fun to let you catch up with them too. Are we still passtionate about the same things? It’s funny how […]

Liebster Blog Award

Liebster Blog Award

Today I have some exciting news to share with you. Jen from Making Our Life Matter nominated This Busy Life for a Liebster Blog Award at the beginning of this month. You might be wondering what exactly a Liebster Blog Award is, as I was. This is what I found out:  The Liebster Blog Award is given […]

Meet Chelsey

Wedding Planner

Name: Chelsey Gike Age: 22 Location: Burlington, ON TBL: What are you passionate about? Chelsey: I am passionate about all things wedding! Everything from the planning process to the ‘nitty gritty’ details, I absolutely love weddings and events. TBL: When did you discover your passion? Chelsey: I have loved weddings and events since I was a little […]

The FARMkids


Name: The FARMkids: Doogie, Dumpster, MooLoo, Buster, Poppit, Frizz, Drumstick, Gilly and Splat. Age: First hit the small screen in 2007. Loved by 5 – 10 year olds and their parents. Location: Dude Ranch and 120 countries worldwide. TBL: What are you passionate about? FARMkids: The FARMkids are a bunch of pampered petting zoo animals from the […]

Meet Ian


Name: Ian A Jones Age:  56, a Baby Boomer, Pisces and Year of the Monkey.  A devastating combination. Location: Brisbane, Queensland Australia – a semi-tropical city of around 1 million, 1 hour from fabulous beaches with a climate like southern California.  I am also a semi resident of Singapore where we have an office.  Singapore is […]

Meet Jeff


Name: Jeff Botch Age: 39 Location: Brea, CA TBL: What are you passionate about? Jeff: I am most passionate about my family. I have a beautiful wife and two awesome boys. I am also passionate about self-development and figuring out ways to better myself.  This passion guided me to the place I am now which is the author of […]

Meet OneMommy

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Name:  I go by OneMommy in the blogging community, and @OneMommy1 on Twitter. Age:  37 State:  Southwest Ohio TBL: What are you passionate about? OneMommy: The first thing that came to mind when I read this question was my kids. They are my world right now but if we’re talking something I’ve actually done in my life, I’d go with […]

Meet Shari Lynne


Name: Shari Lynne Age: 54 Location: Pacific Northwest TBL: What are you passionate about? Shari Lynne: I am passionate about women being all that God created them to be! No matter what the circumstances of our lives. God loves us and has a purpose for every single minute of it. It’s all about glorifying Him! […]

Meet Joyce


Name: Joyce Dost Age: 74 Hometown: Ignace, Ontario TBL: What are you passionate about? Joyce: About the only thing I am passionate about is knowing and possessing FREEDOM. TBL: How did you discover your passion? Joyce: Ever since I was a little girl I have resented anyone encroaching on my personal freedom. I was born in Holland 2 […]

Meet Herman


Name: Herman Age: 79 Hometown: Ignace, Ontario TBL: What are you passionate about?  Herman: Music. TBL: How did you discover your passion? Herman: When I was about 4 or 5 I discovered a reed organ in a community hall behind our house and I found that by pumping a pedal and pressing the keys I could make sounds. […]