My Blog Plan - Planning For the Future

I'm not really sure what's up with me and logging (Do You Log Your Miles?) and planning, but I'm sensing a theme this year.I saw some blog posts about some planners this year which got me to thinking about getting myself one. I came across My Blog Plan and decided to give it a try....more

Happy Ninth Blogiversary to Pittsburgh Lesbian Correspondents

I remember sitting in our attic at my PC thinking “What should I say?” immediately followed by “Who will read it?” And then I wrote this first blog post in 2005. ...more

And Tomorrow brings...

Today's NaBloPoMo asks Where do you see your blog in one year? Five years?I will admit after seven years of blogging I am always surprised by previous posts from prizes to ruminations I have span a lot in just 7 years.In one year there will be a few milestones...more

Tell Me Why

From my blog, Take It EasyIt's true what they say. If you post more often, you'll get more people reading your blog. Not really rocket science, is it? Since I started on National Blog Posting Month I've had upwards of 800 page views, which is comfortably more than I was getting: October was a quiet month, with noticeably fewer views per day than in the year as a whole. I'd like to think that is because this is my eleventh post of the month, having only posted eight times before in 2014, and that there is a direct correlation between the two factors....more

Why the unfriend button has become very friendly.

Now I have to admit, I am a bit of a social media addict, I go through phases with the different platforms and some I avoid entirely. At the moment Instagram is my obsession. I love a good selfie and i've noticed particularly  in the UAE it seems to be a more a popular and responsive platform then Facebook.....though for anyone living in the ME region please let me know in the comments if you disagree.But enough about my Instagram love, there is a very simple reason I not as hot on Facebook anymore as I once was:...more

Why Your Small Blog Has Power in Sponsorships

When just starting out, your blog will just have a few dozen readers. However, this does not mean your blog is too small to work with brands as one might expect....more
Thanks for the information while I try to keep my blog "small" I would like to help community ...more

My Imaginary Coffee Shop #NaBloPoMo

Today, I did something B-A-N-A-N-A-S! Well, bananas to me, that is.  You see, I'm a free spirit, I like to be boundless, creative, and open {Did you just say that's what she said? If so then… you're my best friend--HIGH FIVE!}, BUT even I know structure is needed, and it can be good. Ergo,  I have made the decision to put a little structure in my blogging world, and made the commitment by placing my blog on the NaBloPoMo blogroll!! What does that mean? Well, besides meaning I'm nuts, I will post EVERYDAY this November!...more

Who? What? Why?

I'm taking part in Blogging 101 and our first assignment is to introduce ourselves.  I thought that would probably be task number one but was hoping I'd be wrong, because introductions are not my strong suit. I'm more of the join-me-in-the-middle-of-my-conversation kind of girl.  But I'll give it a go....more