There was a horrible idea circulating a long time that the term "blogger" was associated with anything less than stellar, and that used to bother me. So much so that I removed the word "blogger" from my LinkedIn profile and replaced it with "writer" to avoid sounding like I was writing about unclogging toilets and… Continue reading Blogs That Are Getting Me Through the Pandemic
Creating a Blog Bio is Stupid
Stupid meaning I hate it, not stupid meaning why create one? I spent an unreasonable amount of time a few months ago trying to revamp my Who I Am page on this blog. Spending time that I don't really have attempting to impress strangers who have just started reading my blog. The first place I… Continue reading Creating a Blog Bio is Stupid
Parts of My Blog You Never Knew Existed
I was going to write an entire post dedicated to Amazon Prime Day but then I was like, yeah, I don't wanna. I mean, I love Amazon and I do love how fast shit shows up at my door (especially items like panty liners, toilet paper, and hair coloring), but an entire post dedicated… Continue reading Parts of My Blog You Never Knew Existed
My FAQ Post Means I Never Get Asked Anything Frequently
First published January 22, 2018 I recently read an article that stated a good blogger should always have a FAQ post on their blog, which is ridiculous because how do they know what "good bloggers" require for their blogs? I bet the author of the article isn't even a blogger, but someone with a deadline… Continue reading My FAQ Post Means I Never Get Asked Anything Frequently
When Did The Trees Get So Big?
As I drove through my neighborhood this morning, I noticed the trees that line the streets. When did these trees get so big? I thought to myself. A large portion of my time is spent looking ahead, whether it's looking at the road while driving my car, at the soccer field where my youngest daughter plays,… Continue reading When Did The Trees Get So Big?
Titles Don’t Come Easy, You Know
This is the post that introduced the Tater Tot series and also cemented my random at best style of writing. First published May 2, 2016 I fear I am at the end of writing this blog. Maybe it is God gently telling me, it is time, Kari. Not that time! Time to quit blogging! I… Continue reading Titles Don’t Come Easy, You Know