Blog Review | 2019

Happy New Year! Final sunset of 2019 Let me begin by thanking you for reading, commenting and staying with me throughout 2019. It was quite a year. Let's also take a look at the all-important numbers: I wrote 253 posts, totalling 42,065 words. I have 138 followers. There were 1,604 comments, averaging 6 comments per … Continue reading Blog Review | 2019

Blog Review | 2018

Happy New Year to you and yours!Throughout 2018, one thing was crystal clear, I absolutely write for me, and for me alone.  That you, a reader, may have found something of interest is always a bonus.  (I have a post about my thoughts on 10 years of blogging going live later this week.)  Becoming more … Continue reading Blog Review | 2018

Blog Review | 2017

Happy New Year to you and yours! The last quarter of 2017 saw me giving this blog a lot of thought.  Not about stopping (as so many favourite bloggers appear to have done in 2017), but more about the direction and content.  Earlier in the year, someone had told me that my blog was all … Continue reading Blog Review | 2017

Blog Review | 2016

And still I keep churning them out: 241 posts in 2016. And still some of you are reading and commenting: 280,792 page views in the life of this blog, approximately. {You won't be surprised when I tell you that this post garnered the most comments in 2016} {selfie attempt hijacked by The Boy Child} I … Continue reading Blog Review | 2016

Blog Review | 2015

366 posts in 2015. A large drop in recorded followers. Although disappointing, it's also understandable. My daily life is a round of sameness.  I think it's boring.  It doesn't surprise me that others do too. 232,345 page views in the history of this blog, approximately. Projects I blogged about throughout the year: Project Life: Year … Continue reading Blog Review | 2015

Blog Review | 2014

Three hundred and seventy three blog posts. 175,789 page views, approximately, in the life of this blog. 145 followers, plus a handful of others who regularly comment but don't actively follow me.  ~ 1 January, 2015: the Texan office ~ Projects I blogged about in 2014: Project Life:  Year 4 of documenting the mundane everyday.  I'll be … Continue reading Blog Review | 2014

Blog Review | 2013

Two hundred and twelve posts this year.120,560 pageviews, approximately, in the life of this blog.143 followers, plus a handful of others who regularly comment but don't actively follow me. This blog had its ups and downs, and it turned out to be my quietest blogging year to date. Successfully completed were: Project Life ~ none of … Continue reading Blog Review | 2013

Blog Review: 2011

454 posts this year.  41,268 page views in the life of this blog.  119 followers, plus a handful of others who regularly comment but don't actively follow me.  This blog had its ups and downs, but overall, it wasn't a bad blogging year at all. Successfully completed were: Yesterday & Today by Ali Edwards for … Continue reading Blog Review: 2011

2010: Blog Review

Seven hundred and twenty one blog posts in 2010 ~ a successful year of blogging, wouldn't you say?  2011 has dawned and brings new challenges, new scrapping opportunities and new blog friends to add to the friendships made in 2010, hopefully. {Self-portrait from 31 December 2009} Successfully accomplished was the 365:2010 photographic project.  Scrapping projects I loved included Week In … Continue reading 2010: Blog Review