Archive for June, 2011

Commenting on Blogs for SEO

One of the more common forms of obtaining one-way backlinks to your websites is in the form of commenting on blogs. Many blog platforms, such as Blogger and WordPress allow you to leave a name, a website, and often times, links within your comment. This gives you the opportunity to link back to your website [...]

Adventures in Giving Your Cats a Flea Bath

WHEW! Hubby and I just spent an hour giving 3 cats flea baths. The two males are powerful kitties. Their runt sister is no light-weight in the arm strength division either. Our cats are: Dotsie – 9.5 year old pure black, yellow-eyed girl cat. Snowball (or Snowie) – 1.2 year old pure white, blue-eyed girl [...]

Michael Connelly and Harry Bosch

Unfortunately, I have not been reading them in order, but I am getting hooked on Michael Connelly’s detective Harry Bosch. Hieronymus “Harry” Bosch is a Los Angeles homicide detective who has a lot of personal demons (at least that is my take on the character).  I just finished reading the 4th book – The Last [...]

Finally – Back Online!

Last Sunday night, during the overnight hours, our internet went out due to an area-wide outage. It was finally restored late yesterday morning. Now, I’ve been playing “catch-up” with current projects. There was a positive side to being without the internet for 2 solid days. I got plenty of reading and cross stitching done. I [...]