So I missed the fact that my blog is a year old! It was over the dead days in between Christmas, flicking through Twitter when I saw a post about someone's blog birthday and I thought, 'hey! surely I've been blogging over a year now?' and low and behold I had. I'm not going to … Continue reading Blogging For Over a Year
At the end of May I had the opportunity to attend the Lighthouse Union's blogger event in Cookridge, Leeds. Celebrating the opening of their new cafe/store, linked to Lighthouse Union school, we were in for an evening of prosecco, shopping and speed friending. Yes, that's a bit like speed dating but with an extra twist. … Continue reading Lighthouse Union Speed Friending Event
Since I have started blogging again, and blogging more regularly, I have also made some wonderful friends in the blogging community via the weekly Twitter chats. One topic that seems to come up quite a lot is the blogging routine. Do people plan their posts and schedule them, or do they write them on the … Continue reading My Blogging Routine
At the end of April I hit the 6 month blogging mark, and to celebrate and thank all of you wonderful readers I have decided to host a little giveaway. Although my love for all things vintage isn't featured much on the blog (yet), I'll be increasing the amount of vintage posts and so have … Continue reading It’s GIVEAWAY time
When I first got back into blogging I was still only following the blogs I knew from before, and while I still enjoy reading them I wanted to add something new to the mix. As I got involved with some of the weekly Twitter chats (there are loads!) I started talking to other bloggers and … Continue reading Blogs I Am Loving Right Now
The incredible Katie over at Katastrophique (check out her blog and Twitter feed, she's one lovely lady) has nominated me for the Liebster award which recognises new bloggers and gets to know more about them... What the Liebster Award stands for: The Liebster award was created to recognise new bloggers and rewards writing talent. The award has … Continue reading The Liebster Award
OK guys, here it goes. Lately I've been feeling a bit insecure about my blog. I look at other bloggers and their following and wonder what I'm doing wrong. Is it just my personality people don't like or am I making fundamental mistakes I just can't see? I don't want to sound like a moaning … Continue reading How Can I Improve My Blog?