Project Discover Week #10

Project Discover is my weekly series originating from my 2017 word of the year, discover. Besides looking for a job I am focused on three things: Discover(ing) Portland Discover(ing) Exercise (re)Discover My Blogging Mojo You can follow along every week in my Project Discover Weekly Updates. It's been such a good week, I don't know where to start! Let's go with the fitness regime … [Read more...]

My Blog Income

At the beginning of the year, I shared my blogging tools. These tools are the ones I have been using over the past eight-plus years, both free and paid. I think bloggers are always experimenting with what works best for them and it is my intention to keep that post up-to-date and relevant so that it can be a resource for you. Now I'd like to share my blog income, how I earn money blogging on … [Read more...]

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