This Week’s Great Posts

I'm trying to be more intentional about this space which has opened up (somehow) more time to actually read other blogs. I've missed the bloggers in blogland! So here I am for another week of sharing my favorite reads for your weekend. I found a new-to-me blog called Living in Color Style who … [Continue reading]

When I Say No to Making Money on my Blog


I was told when I switched my blog to Wordpress, my blog would be more attractive to advertisers. That was definitely true. While your platform can help, being on Wordpress alone is not enough. You definitely need to create quality content, have a good design and make sure you have a focus. As … [Continue reading]

My Blogger Crush


During my blogging sabbatical* I continued to pin interesting posts that caught my eye. One of these was In the Next 30 Days' list of 31 blogging … [Continue reading]

Great Posts Around the Web

Great blog posts

  It's been awhile since I've had time to sit down and really peruse the posts so many amazing bloggers have put together. I try to keep up with … [Continue reading]

Five on Friday


I haven't done a linkup in AGES, so now seems like the right time! The theme is to write about 5 things I'm loving right now. That shouldn't be too … [Continue reading]

Friends who Live in my Computer {Cougar Mountain}

The Seahawks - Packers Party, 2015

I was looking through my draft posts today for a post I started on my iPad over the weekend. Spoiler alert, I didn't find it. But what I did find was … [Continue reading]

My Favorite Podcasts


I've started focusing on how I spend my time and using it wisely. Sometimes I fail at this (see, buying a Retron Console to play Super Mario 3 for 12 … [Continue reading]

I’m Terrible at Buying Frames


I have several art prints I've bought online and have framed them. But I have exponentially more prints sitting in a stack or carefully tacked to a … [Continue reading]

A Secret Date


We all know I'm a major planner. I have Outlook, iCal and a paper planner to manage my life. I don't necessarily freak out if the schedule doesn't … [Continue reading]

When Your Text Books Do More than Put You To Sleep


Campus Book Rentals has been around for 6 years. In that 6 years alone it has saved students over 113 MILLION dollars. I'm still not over the fact … [Continue reading]