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Hey, I wanted to share this link, as I am excited to announce this promotion for fellow blogger, D.G.’s memoir!  I am downloading my copy now, and am excited to read it.  D.G. has a good sense of humor and her writing speaks for itself.  Check it out! My #Book On #Sale Now – #FREE!…

Burning the Midnight Oil (AKA What a Trying Day)

I want to make this short and sweet because I am exhausted. I have been offline for a while because my baby – who just turned one – pushed my laptop from my small end table where I usually sit to write at the couch and broke my laptop screen.  Quite the bummer, since I…

Blogging 101: Who Is Your Target Audience?

For the latest Blogging 101 assignment, we were asked to think about who our target audience would be, and publish a post written for that target audience. I had a hard time deciding who that target audience would be, because Rubies and Sagebrush is about a wide variety of topics that might appeal to different…

R&S First-Ever Meet & Greet!

Hi, everybody! Day 3 of Blogging 101 asks bloggers to connect with their blogging communities and gives us tips on how to follow blogs we’re interested in.  (I even learned something new!  We can follow blogs that are not on WordPress, and I had previously been bummed because I thought that wasn’t possible!  So yay! …

Blogging 101, Assignment 2: Title and Tagline

Day two’s assignment in Blogging 101 as to focus on your site’s title and tagline, and give it focus. I’ve played around significantly with titles and taglines, so at this point, I’m happy with where my other blog is, as it is.  The other blog’s title is “Bringing Back the Rubies,” which has a personal…