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Saturday, February 11, 2012

Can You Relate?

I am pretty sure that most of you have gone through what I'm going through right now. . . come on now. . .. admit it. .. . You know who you are. . . .

I have looked at and changed my blog . . . oh. . . maybe a few gazillion times in the last week. . . . please PLEASE tell me that I'm not alone!

Am I the only one who keeps checking everyone else's out and seeing what they have, visiting their designers, trying out some freebies, messing up what I had, trying to put it back together againg. . . . the right way. . ..

Only to forget how to do it all!!! SHEEESH!

I'm trying not to be too "Scotch" and am willing to put some money into this, but I don't want to do that if there are free things out there. Is anyone willing to share with me?

And then there's the other part that makes my heart sparkle.. . . when I see that someone comments on something I wrote! Wow! Why does that have so much affect on me? Is my psychie that low that I need all kinds of boosts? I didn't think so. . .but everytime someone comments, or adds themselves to my followers I get all goosebumpy inside!

AND THEN it gets even better when the famous bloggers who I have been following since the fall, start commenting or following me. . . .then I feel over the top!

I guess that's why all of this is happening right now at Valentine's week.

Everyone is making everyone else feel really good right now. So thanks for including me in this. I do feel so loved and love being part of a group who is so dedicated to children. .. . yes even those who moved in last week and who make our lives just a tad miserable until they learn to follow along like the others.

I would love to hear how you felt when you first started blogging and how you found help to get your blog the way you have it now. I have watched a video that Hadar (thank you so much!) made about attaching my activities. Are there others out there that are just as helpful?

Happy Saturday night to you!

Patty

4 comments:

  1. Hehe :) I can relate! I get all excited when I see I have an e-mail saying I have a comment.

    And then when some of the comments are from my bloggy idols...I may or may not let out a shriek or have a silly grin on my face :)


    Journey of a Substitute Teacher

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  2. Your blog is cute and blingy! I love dotty dot dot blogs (I see you do too) I also like the cutest blog on the block blog backgrounds.

    I get so excited when amazing teacher bloggers follow me/comment...but am still waiting for some of my blogging superstars.... I also love having stuff from my blog post.

    Laurie
    Chickadee Jubilee

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  3. I did the SAME thing, Patty, until I found Dreamlike Magic Designs and bought my current template! I was only changing my blog layout every... oh... 10 minutes or so for the first week! :)

    I like the bling you are rocking now!

    :)
    Christina
    Mrs. Bainbridge's Blog

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  4. Oh my goodness! Rewind back to last May and this post could have been written by me word for word!! Seriously!!

    You'll find what you like eventually. My blog went through a bazillion changes before I found what I liked. It's hard because there is such cute stuff out there but you want to look original.

    Oh, and I still get all excited when big "famous" bloggers comment on mine too! ha!

    Denise
    Sunny Days In Second Grade

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