Are Blogs Dying? What Are Your Thoughts?

Blogs are dying, the experts say. Fewer people follow, comment on, or read blogs. The thought saddens me because I have viewed my blog as a ministry. But the simple truth is this: My blog is not a ministry. My life is. If I share my heart to encourage others online, that is just be […]

Please Take My 2014 Reader Survey!


I want to make my blog better and more valuable for YOU! As a result, I created a very short, simple, 10 question anonymous survey to learn more about how I can provide value. Would you please take a few minutes to fill out the survey? Life is very busy, and I value your time. […]

2 Months of NO blogging — I miss you!!!


Ah, the internet… I haven’t had it for two months and it’s really hard to be a blogger without it. I’m currently typing this post using one finger on my cell phone. Getting a little cramp, just a small one. I had to write to say I miss you and am praying I have internet […]

Goodbye Blog Design — choosing the most valuable!

When we say “yes” to one option, we are essentially saying “no” to another option… A few years ago, I started “Elegant Custom Blogs” because I really enjoyed doing blog design in the evenings after my kids went to bed. Over time, the hobby grew to take on more and more clients and even working […]