Fresh from stuffing our faces with chocolate for Easter, it’s ironically time to reflect on our carbon footprint on the world. Let’s each celebrate Earth Day with a small effort. Here’s some ideas:
No electricity, no running water. What modern conveniences could you/do you live without? http://t.co/aezGP59mrB #EarthDay2014
— eJournalUSA (@eJournal_USA) April 22, 2014
May this Easter be filled with fresh new beginnings, lots of chocolate eggs, laughter, new stories and peace to all.
My lovely and talented friend Julie celebrated Easter with a drawing too.
Moving blogs the painless way
No tearing your hair out every day
Watch this video, take some notes and
You’ll have a new blog, bleating goats.
Your own domain name, Johnny Oates.
Pick a free theme or buy yourself a new one.
Apparently you’ll be found better with a new one.
Michael Hyatt’s a really nice guy
He made this video, do give it a try.
The customer support at Bluehost is fantastic.
And WordPress too fits you like elastic.
Don’t delay and get her done.
Procrastinating’s not much fun.
Catherine Johnson, 2014.
Next installment next week on how to configure your WordPress theme. p.s. I really fancy having Bleating Goat as the blog title but I ought to have Catherine Johnson. Too bad ;) Unless I could use it in my tag line with poetry for kids. Goat bleating poetry for kids. Hmm…
Just a note about the video. You might need to watch both the installation of a new WordPress.org blog (self-hosted) and upgrading from WordPress.com which is at the bottom of that post if you already have a WordPress.com blog
Is anyone thinking of going self-hosted? Does this help you make the next step?
Laura Purdie Salas whose beautiful new book, Water Can Be… is now on my bookshelf, has been doing Haiku Riddles throughout April. They are SO good, check one of them out here.
Since you all enjoyed the egg one, I though I’d shout out to a great blog and an amazing author with another riddle:
If eggs were books, she’s hatched many a dozen.
Take the k off yolk and add a short ending.
Mother hen of children’s books and poetry.
Cluck here to find out who it is writing a very special post at kidlit411.com
Have a great day!