My Goals – Score!

I was faced, recently, with the question: What are my goals for my blogging adventure?  Ugh.  Goals, to me, belong in soccer or football.  I’m just kidding, but, making a list of goals has always been difficult for me.  Let me tell you why. I am the type of person who runs from goals, mostContinue reading “My Goals – Score!”

It’s Time To Get Busy

I checked back into my past posts looking for this one: I’m Writing a Book.  Turns out I wrote it and posted it in 2010.  Say what?  Where does the time go? I had every intention of publishing by now, but I also have intentions of procrastination.  Yup, I do. I see so many writers whipContinue reading “It’s Time To Get Busy”

Blogging Bliss

It is the day before Christmas, here, in The Middle.  The beauty of difference is that we can all celebrate, or not celebrate, our holidays as we please. Our family celebrates Christmas.  The true meaning of celebrating the birth of Christ is a big deal to us.  Also, I was raised in Christmas.  Christ mayContinue reading “Blogging Bliss”

My Simple Advice on Marketing Skills

I was recently contacted ( and asked, as a blogger, what I believe to be my most marketable skills.  I would like to be humble and say things like, “Oh, I don’t care if anyone reads my blog, I just want to write“.   I would be lying.  I want people to read my blog.Continue reading “My Simple Advice on Marketing Skills”

Motivation, Where Art Thou???

Today in the mid-west, the Kansas City area to be precise, it is humid and cloudy and spring rain showers upon us now and then.  It reminds me of the Jersey Shore (the geographical location – not to be confused with any TV shows). Do you know what that means?  It means I have totallyContinue reading “Motivation, Where Art Thou???”

The International World of Blogging

I have always loved meeting people of other cultures.  Even if they were Americans but held onto their family’s ethnic culture.  I guess we all have a culture of sorts.  The way we do things, our life style.  Some are more original than others.  I believe it is good to let our kids experience otherContinue reading “The International World of Blogging”

Blog Blog Blog, Blog, Blog

I do a lot of thinking about blogging.  Much more time is spent thinking about it than actually doing it.  That is a fault of mine.  I have talked to a few people I know who are in marketing or similar fields and they all tell me just about the same things.  See, I likeContinue reading “Blog Blog Blog, Blog, Blog”