I'm excited to introduce my new project and blog: From Anna's Kitchen.
Although marketing is my day job that pays the bills, food is my real passion. It's something I have dedicated much of my time writing about and doing for many years, with some of my first real experiences in the kitchen starting when I was just 5 years old when I would bake with my grandma when she would visit us from Florida.
Creating From Anna's Kitchen is a natural evolution of where this blog, my personal blog ... Continue Reading
I came across a quick survey by Harvard Business Review to assess my personal productivity style. And, surprise, wouldn't you know that I am a planner.
Planners prefer organized, sequential, and detailed thinking. They create to-do lists, (yup!) set aside time for tasks, (generally, yes) and prepare thorough and accurate project plans. (whenever possible, yes) They don’t waste time on anything unproductive or unimportant. (I generally dislike re-work and wasting time, but sometimes it is unavoidable) ... Continue Reading
In continuing to tweak the modified 2014 layout that I posted earlier last week, I disabled a number of legacy plugins and replaced most of them with the streamlined Jetpack plugin by WordPress.
Those with blogs hosted on WordPress.com should already be familiar with the Jetpack features, but those with self-hosted instances of WordPress, like me, can get the same features now, too! For some reason, I remember trying to install this years ago, but failed or at least was caught off-guard at needing ... Continue Reading
So, the site is back! I took it down over the weekend as I worked to clean-up a lot of the content. Needless to say, it was a mini-overhaul.
What you'll find:
Most, if not all, of the pages on the top navigation bar have been refreshed. My bio still needs some re-writing, but I am going to mull that over for some time. Some of the older pages that have been around for over a decade were eliminated and combined with the top navigation pages. Don't worry, it wasn't any useful content.
Categories ... Continue Reading
Question: How long does it take to go through 700+ blog posts and over a dozen categories to recategorize, tag, and edit content?
Answer: As soon as I am done, I will let you know!
Needless to say, I have my work cut out for me over the next week or two…