Blog Changes Being Implemented for 2018 – New Year Improvements

Blog Changes Being Implemented for 2018 Something needs to give, I feel like I’m flailing around without any clear direction. This year, 2018, there are some big blog changes being implemented. Changes that will keep me more organized and consistent, and hopefully be of more interest to you! One of the biggest changes I’m making […]

Taking A New Direction With My Blog

Consistency and motivation have always been tough for me. However, the past couple of years have been the worst. For the longest time, I felt I was on the right path, especially regarding my blog and how it was helping me provide a steady income to help support my family. Then things started shifting. I began doubting the […]

Itty Bitty Blogathon – Ends March 24

This weekend is the itty Bitty Blogathon! A couple of months ago I participated in the BiAnnual Blogathon, which was a great opportunity to learn new things and catch up on some old things. Again, my goal is to catch up and get ahead. However, the Itty Bitty Blogathon has had to take a backseat […]

Day 3: 31 Day Blog Challenge – What Makes You Happy

Today’s challenge is to answer the question “What makes you happy?”. There are a number of different ways to go with that answer. There certainly are a number of things that make me very happy for the moment. Some of my favorite things in life that make me happy are: my kids my husband God […]

Day 2: 31 Day Blog Challenge – Favorite Quote

Today’s challenge is post your favorite quote. I actually have more than one quote. 😉 What is your favorite quote?   Day 1: Self-Portrait and 5 Random Facts About Me

Day 1: 31 Day Blog Challenge – Self-Portrait and 5 Random Facts

This should actually be Day 2…almost Day 3 of this challenge! I am starting it just a wee bit late! So here goes:   This is my version of a self-portrait since my drawing would be of a stick figure! 🙂 5 Random Things About Me: 1.  I am 46. 2.  I got my belly […]

Biannual Blogathon Bash Wrap-Up

Last week I participated in a Biannual Blogathon Bash. It began on Friday, January 25 and ended at 8 am EST January 28th. The point of the Blogathon is to catch up on some much needed work, but with very specific goals. Also, along the way there are mini challenges. All of the challenges are designed […]

Catching Up and Getting Ahead in the Winter 2013 #Blogathon2

Today is the kick-off to the Biannual Blogathon Bash. It runs today through 8 am EST Sunday, January 28. This is my second time participating in the Blogathon. Last year when I participated, I felt as though I did get a lot accomplished. That being said, I actually never feel like I get as much […]

Yearly Traffic Report for A Mom Having Fun

Considering I started out this year with my website not even being active, I am very happy with how the year progressed once I started treating my blog as a business and not a hobby. Top 10 Referring Sites According to Google Analytics 1. 32,280 2. 4,938 3. 4,895 4 3,602 […]

The Biannual Blogathon Wrap-Up

I am so glad I participated in this biannual Blogathon Bash!  I have (had) so much to get done and this was the perfect incentive for me to do it.  So here were my goals as of Friday: Make a list of all posts that are due. Finish at least 4 of the reviews that […]