“All of my plans fell through my hands, They fell through my hands on me. All of my dreams it suddenly seems, It suddenly seems . . . Empty.”  — Dolores O’Riordan (The Cranberries)   I’ve been sittin’ here for 20 minutes trying to figure out how to start this post. There’s just no good […]

The Hidden Truth About How Blogging Can Change Your Life

(The picture that changed my life. From Chad Howse’s “10 Awesome Things.”) So this is my 100th post. I almost missed it. I was part way through a different article before I realized that it would be my 100th.  I don’t typically place much importance on numbers, but I figured I’d set it aside and […]

Newb’s Stupidly Epic 6 Month Blog Report (With Surprise Ending)

(Be sure to check out my 6 week and 3 month updates first to find out where I’m coming from.) Six months in and it’s time for another update. I’ve got a boatload of screenshots and plenty to talk about. When I first started, I mainly intended to write about health and fitness, with a […]

New Theme: Whatcha Think? And What’s With the Damn Bounce Rate?

Soooooooo . . . I finally got my ass in gear and revamped my blog design. I know, it was a long time coming. I’d been putting it off for months. Truth be told, had I not given myself that kick in the ass I probably wouldn’t be getting around to it for another 6 […]

3 Months of Blogging (with Screenshots!)

  A Call to Action celebrated its 3 month anniversary a few days ago, so I figured I’d throw up another update. My last update was around the 6 week mark and this little blog has come pretty far since then.   Though I still have no freakin’ idea what I’m doing, I’m not quite […]

You Want the Truth?

  The truth is I have no fucking idea what I’m doing. Not a clue.   I’ve had this blog for about 6 weeks now and I still don’t know a damn thing about blogging. I don’t even have the basic computer skills common to most bloggers. It took me 15 damn minutes on Google […]