My 11 Favorite Blog Posts I’ve Ever Written

My 11 Favorite Blog Posts I've Ever Written

In case you’re snowed in too, here’s some reading. I’m coming up on two years of blogging so I thought a little reflection was in order. Here are my 11 favorite blog posts I’ve ever written. With commentary, of course. And in no particular order:

1. It’s Just a Blog – I wrote this during a week that I felt like the blog world was maybe getting a little too full of itself. What would happen if my blog disappeared? Nothing.

2. Goals I have a 0% Chance of Achieving – A snapshot of the real me.

3. 10 Things College Kids Just Don’t Get – One of the few times I think I was actually funny.

4. How Pinterest Ruined Weddings – Stop it with the burlap and mason jars.

5. Forgive Her, Her Brain Isn’t Fully Developed – I’m not standing up for Miley Cyrus but I think we all needed a reminder that we weren’t all saints at her age. I also shared one of my most ridiculous pictures from a college date dash. Warning: Inappropriate police officer costume ahead.

6. Thoughts on Marriage – Straight from my brain, unfiltered. Why try something that so many others have failed at?  I love the comments and thoughtful discussion this prompted.

7. What the Bloggers You Sponsor Won’t Tell You – I’d been wanting to write this post forever but was worried I would offend people. I don’t think I did and I stand by every word of it. Maybe this will help you get more out of your blog sponsorships.

8. Someday I Will – I wrote this post very spur of the moment. I did little editing and just let it flow. It turned out to be a post that people responded to in an overwhelmingly positive way.

9. It’s a Blessing in the Sky that He’s the Pie – Commentary on being an American and seeing America through an immigrants eyes. Plus a super handsome picture of N.

10. How to Look Like You Have Your Shit Together – I wrote the list I wish someone had given me when I graduated from college. Rainbow planners do not say “responsible grown up.”

11. 10 People Who Are Cooler Than Me – Still true. Still very me.

I also should add that amongst a couple of gems, there was an abundance of crap. I’m stunned if you’ve been with me since way back when. Thank you.

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  • i just read them all and they are all soo good, funny and well-written! I have to bookmark this page spo I can look back at these posts lol.

    xo, Brikena
    http://www.jarofjoy.blogspot.com

    • Aw thank you. I really appreciate that.

  • Ha! Your posts are so funny…..I laughed at the Miley post…her tongue is as long as a cows!!

    http://vodkaandarose.blogspot.co.uk

  • Thanks for this post – love reading back through your favourites, as I missed a lot of them!
    Claire xx | somewhere… beyond the sea

  • I love this – going back and reading old posts is always fun! And considering I’ve been buried in snow as well and haven’t blogged since last week….I may be stealing this idea! 😉

    • Definitely steal the idea! I love when bloggers occasionally do posts like this. I had never done one before.

  • I’m “working from home” and will be reading all 10 of these, just because I LOVED the college post. So true!

  • I love that you think that costume is inappropriate

    • The zipper was very questionable and creeped it’s way down all night. It was skin tight and I still can’t believe I wore it.

  • I’ve read some of these but not all….looking forward to going through them =) Congrats on 11 years!

    Mimi
    http://thisdomesticateddiva.com

  • These are some of my favorites too – one of the reasons your blog is in my BlogLovin “favorites” category – meaning it is a must-read everyday! Happy Valentine’s Day!

    • Thank you! That’s very sweet and it makes me happy to hear that.

  • Love this post! Stalking all of these now 🙂

  • I’m definitely going to go back and read all of these posts now! The titles and descriptions are just too good to pass up 😀

  • You slay me lady – I love everything about this & every single one of these posts!
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