Category: Blogging


A Look Back at May 2018

1 June, 2018 / 5 Comments
A Look Back at May 2018

Well, May happened!  Looks like the nice weather is here to stay!  We have been enjoying lots of outdoor time on the weekends!  My daughter is just obsessed with going outside – haha!  She is sleeping better, but still struggling to go down at night.  She just doesn’t want the […]


Full Posts or Summaries?

25 May, 2018 / 13 Comments
Full Posts or Summaries?

On a blogger’s homepage, there are one of two things happening.  Either it shows a list of full posts, or a list of summaries with a “read more” (or similar) option.  I obviously use the latter in my blog. Which one? I’m always surprised when I visit a blog that […]



A Look Back at April 2018

1 May, 2018 / 16 Comments
A Look Back at April 2018

Well, all things considered, I think I was pretty productive on the blog this month!  Here’s hoping I can keep it up!  I’m super pumped that the weather has improved.  Where I live it was sooo cold even just a few weeks ago, but this last week was actually HOT!  […]


Time for blogging, books, and ALL THE THINGS???

4 April, 2018 / 16 Comments
Time for blogging, books, and ALL THE THINGS???

I have a confession. I have really been struggling with finding the time to blog lately. I have finally gotten back into reading more lately – okay, I never stopped reading, but I slowed waaaayyy down.  I’m still not reading nearly as much as I used to (pre-baby), but I […]


A Look Back at April 2017

3 May, 2017 / 2 Comments
A Look Back at April 2017

 I can’t believe it’s May already! Where did April go?? Well, it wasn’t a very productive month for me here on the blog, because we are still working on our house. We will likely put it up for sale within the next 2 weeks! Gah, I can’t believe I have […]


Re-replying to a Comment

13 April, 2017 / 5 Comments
Re-replying to a Comment

The Situation You make a comment on someone’s blog post. The blogger kindly replies to your comment. But the blogger asks a question in his/her reply. Ask Yourself Do you make the effort to return to the blog to re-reply to your initial comment to answer the blogger’s question? Why […]


A Look at March 2017

2 April, 2017 / 2 Comments
A Look at March 2017

Well peeps, I didn’t get much up on the blog in March. Why? Well, because hubby and I are getting our house ready to sell SO THAT WE CAN MOVE!! It’s proving to be a lot of work and very time-consuming. Add that to caring for an infant and there […]


A Look Back at February 2017

1 March, 2017 / 4 Comments
A Look Back at February 2017

Books Reviews   Unchanged  (Unremembered #3) by Jessica Brody | Rating: 4/5 Unknown (Unknown Trilogy #1) by Wendy Higgins | Rating: 4.5/5 Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan | Rating: 4/5 Hallowed (Unearthly #2) by Cynthia Hand | Rating: 4.5/5 All Fall Down by Julie Coulter […]


Commenting on old Blog Posts

15 February, 2017 / 22 Comments
Commenting on old Blog Posts

  This thought actually occurred to me recently when I was reading the February Discussion Challenge Link-Up & Giveaway on FYFA. You can earn extra points toward the giveaway by commenting on select old discussion posts of the chosen blogger. This got me wondering: how often do you comment on older […]