What I’ve been up to 4

Hello dear blog readers! Goodness, four months without a post? Tsk tsk. I’ve started and stopped this post dozens of times throughout the last few months. Not because I don’t know what to say — there’s plenty of things to catch you guys up on! — but I always got […]

31 Decisions I’m Glad I Made 7

What up readers! Long time no write! This year I’m jumping on the blogging bandwagon and participating in The Nester’s 31 Day Writing Challenge. Get excited people! I will be writing on a regular basis again! I participated in the challenge two years ago and really enjoyed it. It was hard, but stretched […]

DogVacay + A Night on the Town 2

I am no blog superstar by any means, but occasionally I am approached by advertisers to check out their products or pay me in exchange for a post on the site. As you can tell from the lack of sponsored posts on this site, I normally reject them. I’m not against […]

On Blogging, Boston & Fridays 2

Oy! How is it Friday already and this is my first post? I didn’t mean to take a blogging break on here, but I guess I needed one. To be honest, I am in a bit of a blogging rut lately. I go through spurts where I love blogging and have […]

Happier at Home Review | No Commitment Blogger Book Club #3 8

Happy Fool’s Day! In March we read Happier at Home by Gretchen Rubin in the No Commitment Blogger Book Club (<–that’s a mouthful. Maybe I’ll shorten the name to just Book Club?). My thoughts and review below. What was the book about? Gretchen’s search for happiness continues. Modeled after her […]

Growing the Good: Would you like to partner with me? 4

After a lot of thought, I have decided to add sponsorships to My Pretty Pennies. If every unit is purchased each month, the income generated will total $210 a month. Y’all. I’d love to have $210 more a month. I could put that towards our savings! I could buy more clothes! We […]

How to Move Google Reader Subscriptions to BlogLovin’ 14

Yesterday the world received some very sad news: Google Reader is going away. I know. Sad face. I’ve been using Google Reader since I first started following blogs back in 2008. I love the way that it’s attached to my gmail. I love the interface and the way I have everything organized. […]