Welcome back to the 12 Days of Blogging Christmas. If you missed Day 1 – Photo Post, you can read it here. Day 2 – Break Editorial Schedule (a little). If your blog’s editorial schedule requires you to be on top of all current news, then scheduling posts will be harder for you […]
Tips for Making Gingerbread Houses
I made Gingerbread Houses for the first time on Saturday. And by “made”, I mean “assembled” and “decorated”. There are instructions on how to make each one. And how to use the icing packet. One of the instructions is “snip the tip”. I’m not making this up. You will start to be discouraged straight away. […]
Hide In Your Room At The In Laws Over The Holidays Best Of Blogs Reading List 2013
Hide In Your Room At The In Laws Over The Holidays Best Of Blogs Reading List 2013 Well, the title is kind of self-explanatory. When you’re hiding in your room at the the in laws, trying to preserve your sanity and not scream at anyone, you’ll need something to read. If only to distract […]
The Selfish Gift Guide
Yesterday on #BlogTrends chat there were a lot of complaints about gift guides being a bit boring, way overdone (market saturation) and just an excuse for bloggers to get affiliate link sales. I just tend to ignore them because we’re not big gift givers so it’s kind of irrelevant to me. And as you may […]
Blog Planning: Christmas Holidays
I feel like the C-word is off limits this year – that people want to say it, but it has somehow become taboo. For clarity’s sake, however, I will state that I’m referring to Christmas, not any other c-words! And with Christmas comes holidays – […]
Quick Present – Emergency Brownies!
I love to make my own gift baskets. The commercial ones are usually expensive and not quite relevant to the person you want to buy them for. So, as with many things in life, if you can’t find what you want, then just DIY it! Someone in my day job life was moving into […]
Did I lie?
Ever since telling you thatI’m ba-ack I haven’t posted much. Whoops. Sorry for lying. Work is draining me right now. I’ve succeeded in geting a 6 month contract for next year, thankfully in an area at least relating to my education. But currently I’m tying up the loose ends of the job I’ve had since […]
I’ve mentioned on twitter that my day job is having a crazy amount of Christmas parties this year. It’s getting a little silly when you’re invited to five different parties. The main one is a cocktail-style party that I organized with a person from the other department on my floor. It’s at a bit of […]