Category: State of the Blog

State of the Blog April 2017

Welcome to our State of the Blog report for April 2017. I’ve ended my seasonal job for the year, and we’re gearing up for another track out for Little Bit. We’ll cover the to-do list, hairstyles, and 6-year-olds buying their own clothes. Blog Stuff For the first time in a while, I actually did more than I planned …

State of the Blog March 2017

Welcome to our State of the Blog report for March 2017. This month, we discuss treading water, the resolution of a fender bender, and tips for buying birthday presents. March came in like the proverbial lion with some snow showers after an extremely warm February. Now we’ve returned to a semi-normal Raleigh early springtime, where you …

State of the Blog: February 2017

Welcome to our State of the Blog report for February 2017, the month we more or less took off to go fishing.  Okay, so I didn’t so much go fishing as hibernate for a while. I’ve been struggling for a while with stress, maybe even depression. I’m not sure what’s going on, but I did know …

Gone Fishing

For the first time in a long time, I didn’t write an article last week. Jon wrote about our water heater not exploding, then offered to do a second article on cleaning out the water heater for Revanche of A Gai Shan Life.  Even though said second article never materialized, I can’t tell you how relieved …

State of the Blog: December 2016

Happy New Year! The year might be over, but we still need to wrap up December 2016 with our monthly roundup. We discuss our Jividen Christmas, trying out Hulu and Sling, and how we’re kicking off our new year. December is always a busy month, especially as you reach the last week. Jon likes to call …

Our 2016 Year in Review

As we wrap up our year, Jon, Little Bit and I would like to wish you and yours a Merry Christmas. We’ll be taking a couple of days off, so we’ll be back on Thursday the 29th with our thoughts about for the new year, but for now, I figured I’d look at where we are …

State of the Blog: November 2016

Welcome to State of the Blog for November 2016. In this month’s roundup, we discuss hitting some pretty awesome blogging milestones, a family vacation, and a number of post updates. November whirled by for me. Little Bit has a 3-week track out starting around Veteran’s Day, so I’m a bit more distracted than usual. This year, …