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My first blog

There are times when I'm at home and think of something that I want to share.  But, I don't know who to share it with; who will really care.  Or, it's late at night and I don't want to disturb my friends while they're sleeping.  And, I'm worried that if I keep posting over and over on Facebook that everyone will get tired of me and defriend me.  Then, it hit me.  That's what a blog is for.  I can write my random thoughts and if you choose, you can read them.  If you don't, I've at least put my thoughts somewhere besides just inside my head.  I kinda wish I did this when my kids were younger and would say some pretty crazy things.  Maybe, I'll go back and share some of those memories sometime.  Like when we had to explain to Marshall that in this family, we don't put bagels in socks.  Anyway, I'm not sure how often I'll remember to update this but it's nice to know I can.

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  1. Welcome to the wonderful world of blogging! I love it! You don't have to post often but I find it helpful to try to post a few times a week. You've read my blog (hopefully) so you know sometimes it is just pictures.

    The best thing to do to grow your readership is post on other people's blogs. You can also import some of your older stuff from The Jett Set website you had ages ago.

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