I’ve been under a lot more stress than usual lately. It didn’t occur to me that it was quite as severe as it is until I visited my doctor last week and noticed that my blood pressure and heart rate, both of which I already take a prescribed medication to … Read the rest
Do you guys and gals ever have that moment when you roll over, check your phone and realize that your entire website crashed? That’s exactly what happened to me early this morning.
Some of you may have noticed that my blog post, ’30 Ways My Life Changed Because of Chronic … Read the rest
This isn’t a topic that I like to stop and think about often. But when I do, it usually spurs a blog post like this. Nobody likes to talk about the painful or frustrating things that they’ve been told by someone who likely had no … Read the rest
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I don’t know about you, but I love the look of farmhouse wreaths. … Read the rest
I haven’t actually attended graduate school yet, but I’ve thought about a lot. This has led me to consider many factors that didn’t apply to my undergrad. I wasn’t dealing with chronic illness for most of undergrad, so it really wasn’t an issue. During … Read the rest
Nearly every blogger wants to quit blogging at some point during their career. Whether the cause is persistent writer’s block or technological issues, we all have our reasons for putting down our computers and returning to what we were doing pre-blogging.
Sometimes our reasons are justified, … Read the rest
Almost two years ago (okay, one and a half-ish) I posted a list of photography tips and tricks I titled The Huge List of Photography Tips, Tricks, Tutorials and Resources. I had hoarded photography resources on my Pinterest account for nearly six months prior. I was one month post-first
My favorite farmhouse kitchens are those that are accidental, like my great-grandmother’s kitchen that included an antique wood stove/oven that she fed a family of seven with. Or my grandmother’s antique pine cabinets and mint green tiled floors … Read the rest
By now, you’re probably familiar with my tendency to share resources with my readers. Because it can be difficult to be a beginner photographer or blogger, I feel that it’s important to share any and all tips, tricks, tutorials and resources that may be helpful to my readers.… Read the rest
What are rich pins? Why do we, as bloggers, need to use them?
Rich pins are something that I’ve often read about, but I really had no idea what they were. When looking at my analytics page on Pinterest, I often saw “R” next to the pins that performed … Read the rest
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