Why Write? The Article That Led Me to Blogging

Before I became a blogger, I first had to convince myself that I am a  writer. Then, I had some trouble thinking of myself as  a real blogger.   Now, after six months of hard work, 166 posts published on the most - - of every moment, and several featured posts - I finally believe that I have earned both titles....more

How to add a "Scroll to Top" Button using Blogger

 One of my favorite things to do is play around and tweak my blog. ...more

10 Reasons Why I Love Your Blog

Here are 10 reasons why I love your blog. ...more
I love how positive this post is - pointing out what you like instead of what you don't really ...more

The Day True Feminism Died

The other day while on Facebook, I came across a post about Feminism and how Some women today are rejecting the feminist movement, and I must say, I was baffled. Baffled because the entire reason for the movement in the first place is being totally overlooked in 2014!...more

Blog Button Tutorial for Blogger Using PicMonkey and Photobucket

 Today, I want to share with you how to create a button or badge for your blog.  You may not think you need it but it's always a good idea to have one just in case someone does want to display your badge on their own web site, specifically if you like to swap buttons or if you want to sponsor someone's blog or advertise on their site.  For this post, I'm going to suggest using PicMonkey and Photo Bucket to create your button.  ...more

Places to Join to Grow Your Blog's Traffic: Part 2

This is a continuation of my series I am doing to help other bloggers who are looking for ways to grow their audience and increase traffic to their blog.    Ev...more

Gratitude Linkup - Week of 8/10/14

One of the best ways to have perspective, for me, is to remember the things I'm grateful for. There have been times when I've gotten stuck in negativity that I've done a quick gratitude list (in my head or with another) and started on the path of releasing that negativity. Gratitude lists help me to remember what's beautiful and to remain present in my life.Each week, Laurel Regan's Gratitude linkup over at Alphabet Salad is a way for me to share a few of the things I'm grateful for with others....more

Places to Join to Grow Your Blog's Traffic

 Are you looking for more places online to increase your audience, grow your blog's traffic and build relationships?  The information I'm about to give you may be able to help!...more

Top Ten List of (Never Exactly Completed) Top Ten Lists, in Reverse Chronological Order

Top Ten List of (Never Exactly Completed) Top Ten Lists, in Reverse Chronological Order10. Ways in which I am Like Your Depression-Era Grandma (mesh produce bags make great dish scrubbers!)9. A Husband's Guide to Scoring: From Clean House to Dirty Sheets in Ten Easy Steps (There is only one circumstance in which underwear should be left on the living room floor)8. Lessons in Patience and Creativity I Learned from the Neighbor's Dead Cedar Tree that Fell in the Yard...more