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Sunday Pause (Paws): A Break for Adorableness, Take Two

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It’s Sunday! Not just any Sunday, but Mother’s Day Sunday!

Thanks to all of you who shared a photo for another great slideshow of your adorable pets. Below is a list of links to the bloggers who shared a photo. Continue reading

Sunday Pause (Paws): A Break for Adorableness

It’s Sunday! Warning: if you can’t handle a lot of “cute” then look away! Those of you who can, this Sunday we have a slideshow in honor of “Pet Parent Day” last Sunday.

Odin-irenePictured above is Odin from proud mom of the blog IreneDesign2011

Thank you to all who shared! These pictures all put a smile on my face! It was a joy seeing them and sharing them.

Pictures were shared by friends, coworkers, Facebook followers, and fellow bloggers. I would like to take a moment to share the bloggers who sent in a photo with the links to their blogs.

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Sunday Pause (Paws): A Street Cat Named Bob

It’s Sunday! Time to kick back and relax!

A great way to relax is to watch a movie! Have you seen the movie “A Street Cat Named Bob?” I actually haven’t, but now that I know about it, I will probably watch it sometime.

This Sunday’s post is a guest post from the blog idealizeblog. The YouTube videos and all of the words in the italicized section are part of the guest post.

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The Test of Patience and Perseverance

via Daily Prompt: Test

The word “test” can be thought of in so many contexts. Here are my thoughts on test as I feel they relate to my current journey.

I started this blog as one of my assignments when I was back in school for Web Design. So this was one of my tests in learning to customize a template.

I didn’t post on a regular basis until just this past August. I have been testing different content on my blog to see what people are most interested in. I feel my patience has been tested in the time and dedication it takes in learning how to connect with other bloggers and in getting a new blog introduced out there in blogging world. (You mean I can’t have immediate over night success!)

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Comment Help Please

This is a post asking for your help out there in blogging world!

I am having a big problem that I really need resolved. I am a new blogger and I really want to make connections out there, but I am losing a lot of opportunities because of this issue. Here is what is going on, maybe you can help.

When I am visiting another person’s blog, I see this at the bottom of their post along with a number of comments made by others…

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Pretty typical, right?! But when I write a comment and then click the “Post Comment” button, it either appears right away, appears and says “waiting approval”, or completely disappears. Of course, the result varies depending on what blog I am on. What I am concerned about, obviously, is when they just disappear.

Some other bloggers have told me they have found my comments in their spam. Some said they never got anything from me. I have been trying to figure this out for weeks and am getting nowhere. I tried contacting WordPress, but there is a message that says they are working on improvements or something for the next 2 weeks, so it sounds like there is no support for 2 weeks.

If anyone has had anything similar like this happen to them or has any ideas or suggestions for me, please let me know. It would be so appreciated!