Friday, January 7, 2011

It's my Blogiversary!

It's hard for me to believe, but I've been blogging for one year now! I distinctly remember Amazing Daughter dragging me over to the computer, and sitting me down, then saying, "You are going to start a blog!"


"What's a blog?" "Why do I want to write a 'public diary'?" "I don't get it. What's the point?" 


But, it didn't take me long to get addicted to blogging! And, I think I "get it". It's about sharing and making friends. I'm not much of a talker, but blogging gives me a way to share my life and thoughts. And, it gives me a way to share in other's lives in return.


I didn't think I'd care about having followers, but after I got my first follower, I was so excited, even though it was my daughter! Karen was my second follower. After that, I loved watching that number rise. 


I love getting comments, and try to leave lots of comments, (but, honestly, sometimes after reading a lot of comments, I feel like mine would be boring or sound like I copied from someone else's comments.) But, now that you know that, I'm going to try to leave more comments, even if they sound, like, "duh".
I know you like comments, too!


So, as I start my second year of blogging, I hope to become a little more "blog-savvy". Time will tell if I succeed.


Thanks for stopping by!






10 comments:

  1. Um. I do believe that you told me that you were thinking about starting a blog. I just made you commit to it. But I'm proud of you mom. Surprised too! Way to survive a year in the blogosphere!

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  2. http://www.RealDadReviews.com
    Following your blog!
    Please follow back!
    If you could follow me on Facebook, that would be great!
    http://www.facebook.com/RealDadReviews
    Thanks
    The Dad!

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  3. Happy Blogiversary! I always appreciate your comments. Hope that this year is just as lovely, if not more.

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  4. Happy Blogiversary!!!!!!!! Looking forward to many more postings from you. :)
    Best,
    Gloria

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  5. Congratulations on your one year blogiversary!
    Stopped by to follow your blog from the Free Hot Samples Hoppin' Weekend blog hop... do comment/follow me back :-)
    Have an abundant 2011! :-)
    Best,
    Elizabeth
    Positive Kismet Blog

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  6. Hi Darlene thanks for checking out my wee blog, looks like I've timed my visit perfectly Happy Blogiversary. Here's to another year of blogging.

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  7. Happy Anniversary. I just noticed your Project 52, number 32. So true, as we age we need different colors and products. And it's good to have some fun items along with not-so-fun ones.

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  8. Happy Blogiversery!!! I know what you mean about becoming more blog savvy - it seems like no matter what I learn - there is so so much more to learn.

    Congratulations on your milestone!!!

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  9. Happy belated Blogiversery, dear Darlene!
    How did I miss that post?

    Here's to another year of blogging experience!!

    B xx

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  10. I'm seriously behind and trying to get caught up.

    Happy Belated Blogiversary!

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