Tag: blogging

State of the Blog: August 2017

Welcome to our State of the Blog report for August 2017. This month, we talk about side hustles again, as well as what we’re doing about our family computer situation. Blog Stuff While I kicked off the month in high gear with my revamped look, I didn’t do much afterward on the design front after I …

State of the Blog: July 2017

Welcome to our State of the Blog update for July 2017! This month, we talk about rentals, side hustles, and a new look for the John & Jane Doe Guide to Money. Blog Stuff You probably noticed that things around here look a little different this week. We celebrated two years of blogging in July, and that …

State of the Blog: June 2017

Happy July 4th, y’all. Welcome to our State of the Blog post for June 2017. In this month’s edition, we’ll talk about swimming, mojitos, rental property, and my experiments with Instagram. June was a busy month that started with track-out and our trip to Great Wolf Lodge. Then Little Bit went back to school to finish up …

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, …

State of the Blog: October 2016

Happy Halloween! Our monthly wrap-up for October 2016 includes our regular blog happenings, Pinterest, extreme couponing class, and the resolution of our bread machine conundrum. Blog stuff October was a mixed bag on the blogging front, as we moved back from three posts a week to a more sustainable two. My number of monthly visits has dropped …

State of the Blog, August 2016

Happy Fall! Kinda. We’ve moved out of August 2016 and into September, but, as usual, it’s still hot and steamy in Raleigh. For this month, we review how things are working with the blog and our newsletter, how some of our ongoing projects are progressing, and how our daughter has strayed a bit from her smart spending …