I was nominated by the Not-so Modern Girl for the Flawesome Award. This award was created by Sophia Ismaa. She wants to encourage us to celebrate our flaws and turn them into strengths. “How often do we forget that our weaknesses can be a strength? Our flaws make us human, our flaws tell us more about who we are, and in turn we turn those … Continue reading I can’t help it if I’m Flawesome! | blog award
Rachael @ Beach Bookworm nominated me for the Unique Blogger award! It was a real “You like me! You really like me!” kinda moment. Rachael is a terrific book blogger – if she’s not sitting pretty on your RSS feed, you should definitely check her out and remedy that. Okay, onto the award: The Rules: 1. Display the award! 2. Thank the person who nominated … Continue reading The Unique Blogger Award.
Follow my blog with Bloglovin It’s hard to believe that Google Reader has been extinct for so long that life without it is normal now. When they first went under, I went around and looked at different RSS readers and though I never found something I truly loved as much as my dear old GR, I made my choice and moved on. I’ve been using … Continue reading Thinking about RSS Readers and How We Read Blogs.
Contemplating the level of complication in the methods to my madness. Lately I’ve been thinking about my current blogging setup and wondering what is worth my time and energy and what is not. Examples: I have my own domain for this blog and have wordpress redirect my wordpress.com blog to the domain for me. Sometimes the pictures on my blog load reaaaalllly slow or not … Continue reading State of the Bloggy 2014
I don’t win awards very often, but when I do, I tend to give them to myself. This is kind of like the mother of all obligatory awards just for participating. Feel like you deserve an award today? Check out Thousands Under 90. Continue reading I’m officially awesome – and you can be, too!
I’d like to take a minute to wish myself and my blog a happy blogiversary. It’s been an amazing 5 years together with a lot of ups and downs and backspaces and image inserting. Blog, you have been through all the trials and tribulations of the last five years of my life as a mother and wife. You witnessed the birth of my second child, … Continue reading Celebrating 5 Years of Blogging Fun!
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared an annual report of mommablogsalot.com! Here’s an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 22,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 5 Film Festivals In 2012, there were 237 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 1,967 posts. There were 160 pictures … Continue reading 2012 in review
I know, I’m being kind of a terrible blogger lately, giving you a whole lot of Currently / daybook posts and wordless wednesdays with little in between. Sorry about that. If you need more Momma in your life (and who doesn’t) you can check out some recent posts at my other bloggy digs, Things Momma Loves. I’d been ignoring it for almost a month and … Continue reading a sort of half post, like post 9 & 3/4
Clearly I don’t have enough time on my hands. I decided to start a new blog. I know. Actually I’ve been thinking about this for awhile, thinking about what I want to do when the kids start school and ways in which I’d like to improve myself blogging-wise and writing-wise. One of the ideas I had was that I wanted to write more book reviews. … Continue reading Announcement: Things Momma Loves.