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I got this from over at Therapy Bits.

1. How frequently do you post on your blog? 

Not as often as I would like between work, kids and over all life. Sometimes 2 or 3 times a day sometimes weeks go by.

2.Do you believe there are optimum posting times and days?

I have noticed if things are posted by 10 a.m they seem to get more views.

3.Do you like to schedule your posts in advance ?

If I am doing daily challenges or something like that so that I don’t fall behind.

4.How many posts and how far ahead do you usually schedule? 

If I am doing a challenge I try to do a week at a time. While I am doing them if I see easy ones to answer or do ahead of time I will skip around and do them too.



{April 19, 2019}   My Interview

Hey everyone I did an interview over at

A Guy Called Bloke and K9 Doodlepip!

Go check out his blog out and my interview and show some love while you are there. I just found his blog the last week or so but am finding it very interesting and enjoying all the things he is doing to interact with all us other bloggers. Here is the link to my interview.

Single Parent Life – Truly Inspired #66

Hope you all enjoy as much as I have.



{August 18, 2018}   ABC Tag

Okay so Therapy Bits and A Multitude of Musings shared the ABC Tag post so I thought I would too. Its fun to get to know eachother better. Sorry I can not post links to everyone. But check them all out, great bloggers to follow.

    • Age: 38

 

    • Books: when I can read I love to read true crime about murders, kidnappings and things like that. And biographies or auto biographies.

 

    • Colors: Red and Yellow

 

    • Dream: To move and not struggle to get by.

 

    • Everyday starts with: Getting kids ready for school and making sure everything is done before I have to leave for work.

 

    • Flower: lilies

 

    • Goals: Get move, get a better job and meet someone.

 

    • Height: 5’3

 

    • In love with: No one

 

    • Job: An escape room

 

    • Kids: 4

 

    • Last thing I ate: slim jim and tea. Seems to be what I am surviving on most days.

 

    • Magic power: I would love to know what people are thinking. But i give myself away because i couldnt keep my mouth shut at times once i knew. Lol
    • Number of fears: just snakes mostly.

 

    • Outfit: jeans and my work t shirt

 

    • Passions: don’t know that I have any anymore.

 

    • Quotes: no is just an obstical not a end.

 

    • Reasons to Smile: my kids

 

    • Season: Fall

 

    • Travels: would love to travel to all 50 states.

 

    • Under water animals: dolphins they are fun to watch at the river.

 

    • Vacation: anywhere without kids lol

 

    • Worst habit: putting things off until its to late.

 

    • X-Men character: none

 

    • Your favorite food: salad

 

  • Zodiac sign: Capricorn


{August 6, 2018}   Spam Comments

I noticed last night my spam comments said I had a bunch waiting for me to do something with them. I do not normally check it because it is all junk or nothing there.

I thought it was odd so I went and checked it out. I found a bunch of comments from you all that had been sent there the last few weeks. So if you commented and I didn’t like it or respond back I am sorry I probably just got them. I did approve all that needed it. Hopefully that won’t happen anymore. I don’t know. I will try to remember to keep a check on it.

It is odd because most were from people who comment a lot of times. And some have commented since they were sent to spam and they went through but others went to spam. Was like every other one or something was going through.

I don’t know but hopefully they will come in right now. I can remember to check it more now this is happening. Because i will always at least like a commen even if i do not have time to reply or what.

Don’t think I am ignoring you and stop commenting. I love to hear from you all.



{November 9, 2016}   Mystery Blogger Award

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Thank you to Wallflower or Butterfly for the nomination for this award. She did it last week but I forgot all about it with everything going on. Better late than never right?

What is a Mystery Blogger Award?

“Mystery Blogger Award” is an award for amazing bloggers with ingenious posts. Their blog not only captivates; it inspires and motivates. They are one of the best out there, and they deserve any recognition they get. The award is also for bloggers who find fun and inspiration in blogging, and they do it with so much love and passion.

-Okoto Enigma

The Creator of this amazing award: Okoto Enigma, check out their blog Here

Rules: 

  • Put the award logo/image on your blog.
  • List the rules.
  • Thank whoever nominated you and provide a link to their blog!
  • Mention the creator of the award and provide a link to their blog as well.
  • Tell your readers 3 things about yourself.
  • You must nominate 10-20 people.
  • Notify each of your nominees by commenting on their blog.
  • Ask your nominees any 5 questions of your choice; with one weird or funny question (specify).
  • Share your link to your best post(s).

Three Things About Myself: 

  1. I am a divorced mom of 4
  2. I am working on my A.S in Human and Social Service Domestic Violence
  3. I am happier now in life than I have probably ever been.

My questions to Answer

  1. What’s your best part about your personality?
  2. What’s one thing you would change in the world to make it better? End world hunger.
  3. If you could have 3 wishes, what would they be? Why?
  4. To have my dad back with me. Because he was my one go to person who was there no matter what.
  5. To not have to worry about money why I finish school. Because it would make things a lot easier.
  6. To move out of state and have the house and property that we want. We would all be happier.
  7. What’s the last blog post (before this one) that you read? Post the link.
  8. Weird question: If you could paint someone else’s nails, who would it be and what color would you pick? I don’t know I don’t even paint my own anymore. I do my little one’s piggy’s as she calls them occasionally.

I Nominate

Passive Aggressive Abuse

Lisa Tiller

theferkel

LESSONS FROM THE END OF A MARRIAGE

This Too, Was a Gift

I know it says 10 to 20 but as of right now these are really about all I follow who have not already received the award.

My Questions for my Nominees are:

  1. Why did you start blogging?
  2. How many pets do you have and what are they?
  3. What kind of books do you like to read?
  4. If you could have your dream car what would it be?
  5. Weird question—Are you scared of snakes?

Links to my best post

Oh What a Happy Day

Lonely and Missing Things

Free Will

 



{August 9, 2014}   Lesson # 1

The kids are so thrilled, they got to sit down and do their first lesson yesterday. My big boy has asked me every day for weeks when we are going to start homeschooling and why we can’t start today, how many more days over and over all day. They are going to each be making a blog of their own to post about what they are learning and the things they are doing. I figure this will get them use to using the computer and help them start typing. It will hopefully let them interact with other kids who are homeschooling as well. They can give it to friends and family and let them see what they are learning and doing in “school”.

I wasn’t going to start school yet and we really haven’t per say. I just keep hearing from my son all day every day when we are going to start how many days is it why we can’t start today. Once we decided to get the computer and I got it home and set it up I decided to go ahead and give them their first lesson. I figure this way they will have the bog up and running by the time we start school. It will give them time to play with it and learn how to do things.

I gave them 10 vocabulary words to look up and told them I wanted them each to add 5 words of their own to it as they worked. I also gave them 30 questions to answer, some were simple one or two word answers others had two or three parts or two or three different answers. I then gave them 5 one page reports to write. I gave them two weeks to finish it in. They sat down and worked on it for hours Thursday night together. Then my daughter worked on it for a while after her brother decided he was ready to do something else. I was very impressed with him for sure because he sat and worked on the same things helping her and her helping him for hours. I know he has a hard time just sitting still for a hour or so most the time much less as long as they did then.

The first report I told them to write was on what site they wanted to use for their blog and why. The second was to write about their self. I asked them to write one about why they liked the idea of homeschooling this year and what they were conserved about homeschooling this year if they had any. I also told them to write one about the kind of things you would find on their blog what it would be about.

By tonight my oldest had it all done. My boy on the other hand didn’t work on his but he was not feeling good today and had gotten sick. He did want to work on it at one time today before he got sick but we had some other things to do and I asked him to wait. He only did the vocabulary words I gave him he hasn’t added his 5 and he has only answered about half the questions and not done any of the 5 reports. I am not to worried I was hoping they would take their time to do it so they wouldn’t keep asking me when we are going to start and give me time to get ready. I am not sure he will be able to finish it alone it as it maybe a little advanced for him.

Father of the year thinks it is really advanced for both of them. But out of all the questions my oldest only got a couple wrong and couldn’t find the answer to one or two. There was others she got other answers on than what I was looking for but they were technically still right.

I want them to know what kinds of blogs there are, I want them to know about safety when posting and corresponding with people, I also want them to know that you can be help responsible for what you post. Be it putting other peoples stuff up and calling it yours or not noting where you got it or talking about people or putting their personal stuff on there with out them knowing. I asked them things like who the first bloggers were and about the code of conduct and who came up with it and why he did. Just a lot of different things like that. I think my oldest enjoyed it and she is ready to make her blog. She keeps asking me when she can type her reports up and I didn’t even tell her she had to. I didn’t ask them to type them to turn them in because they are going to transfer them all over to their blogs one they are up. No need to type them twice.

We also talked about pin names instead of using their real names and they were trying to come up with names for themselves. My son thinks it is so cool he gets to have a pin name. They learned about them in school last year I guess. He wanted to be Peter Pan last night. We shall see if it sticks. My oldest wants hers to be Ann I Mal. They learned about anonymous bloggers as well.

I am so glad they are liking it. I am going to have to sit down and help my big boy on the rest of his and try to help him understand it. But it will wait until Monday it’s the weekend I have hardly slept in days. It is now 4:25 am and I am supposed to be leaving at 12 pm to take the kids and a friend to the flea market. I want to go too but I want to sleep again too. I just can’t get out of this funk.

 



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