Friday, October 10, 2014

#blogtober14: I never thought blogging would...

Alright, after yesterday's ranting and raving we're back on track with #blogtober14! 
There's a couple things I never expected to come out of blogging. 
If you read the ten thoughts I had when I first started blogging, I wasn't really doing it for anyone else. Just me. Which I still am, but there are different elements now. I never thought I'd have followers, people that actually wanted to read about my weekend and wedding planning (yeah right there's been no blogging about that). Even after I had followers I never thought people would actually comment about my weekend recaps where I did nothing but watch the Law and Order: SVU marathons.. Or even the other way around. I never thought I'd find myself reading other people weekend recaps because I like them as a person and just wanted to know what they were up too.. 

I never thought blogging would make me love twitter so much. Actually twitter and I have a love/hate relationship but that's too much for today. 
I never thought I'd really make friends blogging. When I first started blogging I read a blog (twilight zone?) about how hard it is these days to make blog friends because everyone just wants to be the next big thing.. I don't have that problem here, but I could see how other "bigger" bloggers would be wary to let in an outsider or a newbie. 
I definitly never thought it'd give me something to be proud of. A couple months ago, Roland text me and asked me if I'd blogged about anything "bad". After I told him no and asked why, he said he was going to show his boss my blog. After the sheer panic and terror passed, I realized that I wasn't ashamed of my blog... This is my corner of the internet where my thoughts (and rants and sarcasm) go. If someone doesn't like it, then I guess they don't have to read it.. but I should never be ashamed of my little home I've created here with all you guys, my blog friends. 
Happy Fridayyyyyyyyy! 
Helene in Between Blogtober
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3 comments:

  1. I love the new people I've met while blogging, that's the best part, I think. :)

    By the way, I nominated you for the Liebster: http://badbrewpack.blogspot.com/2014/10/you-love-me-you-really-love-me.html. :)

    Mandie ~ http://badbrewpack.blogspot.com/

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  2. I have met so many wonderful people through blogging. That is one of the best things about it I think. haha I hear you on the twitter love/hate relationship. I use it mostly for my blog and not really personal use anymore. I mostly leave the personal posts for instagram, facebook, and of course my blog.

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  3. The best part about blogging for me is the people, just like yourself! It's amazing to me that I have found so many people all over the US (and world) that I want to be best friends with!

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