Hi Deb, thankyou for recently checking my blog out and being a follower.
I`ve just checked yours out and I love it. I love the way you write and your sense of humour is great.
I had to become a follower of your blog because how could I miss out on such a good read?
I left a comment on your blog by the way. Wiping snot on shoulders is so familiar to me. x
Thanks for your input and for following! The black background is sort of part of the theme, but I agree it's not the most readable. I intend to experiment with different fonts and other dark background colors at some point soon, when I get less paranoid about messing with the template.
I'm now following your blog, too! I love its interactive nature, with interviews and reader questions and such. It's hard to get people to participate, and you're doing a great job. My only critique is that your headlines are tough to read and almost look like they're squishing the copy underneath. I love your header design, but it could be a lot more compact and still have the same effect. Currently, there's a lot of white space in prime real estate "above the fold."
The other day we were in Target and an automated piggy bank made by a big brand caught our eye. Our youngest daughter really wanted it! The piggy bank would count all of the money automatically as your child put more and more money into it. On one hand we thought it was…