Archive | August, 2010

Cities Forcing Bloggers to Pay Licensing Fees!

August 24, 2010

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Did you guys hear about this?? The city of Philadelphia is requiring bloggers to pay a business license fee, even if the bloggers do not make a profit. Unbelievable! According to the news story, the city government is charging bloggers a $300 licensing fee, on top of a bunch of other fees: a business privilege […]

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The Most Boring Post in the World

August 24, 2010

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Yeah yeah. We ALL need it. We don’t like to talk about it much, or even think about it: insurance. My Hubs was an insurance salesman for a while. What a job! It’s a lot of work for so-so pay. Some of his colleagues made a TON of money. (We did not, in case you […]

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What is GOING ON With This Weather?!

August 24, 2010

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I live in Upstate New York. We have winter for 6 months of the year. Summers can be humid sometimes, but this year just takes the cake. Holy cow!!! What is going on with this crazy weather?! You wanna know how humid it is here? I’m sitting at my desk, it’s 73 degrees and rising. […]

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No If’s, And’s, or….

August 24, 2010

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This is a Sponsored Post written by me on behalf of Boudreaux’s Butt Paste. All opinions are 100% mine. Hey moms and dads and people with sore butts! I have some terrific news for you! Remember Boudreaux’s Butt Paste, that amazing new diaper rash ointment product I blogged about many months ago? Some of you […]

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Flowers For Oz

August 24, 2010

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I love Australia. Never been there (but I hope to go someday!). There’s just something intriguing about the place. Everything there is upside down (this coming from a Northern Hemisphere lass). But besides the map placement, everything IS upside down there! Think about it– Australia is the place where the coastal areas are teeming with […]

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Colors That Never Made It to the Crayon Bin

August 21, 2010

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When the kids and I are doing something tedious, say driving long distances or spackling sheetrock, we sometimes play little word games with each other. We recently made a trip out to Herkimer, NY, and played a game that is currently my favorite. We call it “Colors That Never Made It to the Crayon Bin.” […]

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Who Wants To Save Money?

August 21, 2010

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Well, I do! What a silly question! :grinny: If you REALLY want to save money, why do you pay full price for your online shopping products?? There’s a veritable pot o’ gold at the end of rainbow, Frugal Hacks! Here’s the best way to save yourself some of that cash when you shop online: USE […]

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For the Uber-Creative Soul

August 21, 2010

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When it comes to blogging, are you uber-creative? About your template? I have visited some absolutely phenomenal blogs, with absorbing narrative and eye-popping photography… but a really lousy template. In the blogging world, we have these unwritten rules about blog and website templates: no auto-play videos or music, no black or dark backgrounds, no bandwidth-sucking […]

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Word For Wednesday: Are You a Good Person?

August 18, 2010

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I was actually in search of Ray Comfort’s blog when I found this video that the guys at Living Waters did. This is a good one!

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If The Shoe Doesn’t Fit…

August 18, 2010

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… SELL IT, silly! I confess— I am one of those very rare women who doesn’t like shoes. I was never a “shoe” person. My husband has to take me to the store to get new shoes. I’d heard that Imelda Marcos owned, like, 3,000 pairs of shoes. HOLY COW! She could never wear so […]

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