The drywall crew finished their work in the bedroom days ago and the new walls are ready for primer. But with a child on spring break and a new puppy to train, I just haven’t had the time to work on it. Today, I finally got to the hardware store to buy the primer, so […]
I recently fixed a problem with the blog that has bothered me for months. This may be of interest to other housebloggers, particularly those using Blogsome. The issue is how to handle the “number of posts/days per page” setting; for Blogsome, this is in the option menu. This setting applies to all pages on the […]
If you dropped by the blog today, you may have noticed that the page layouts and colors have changed a bit. I just completed some updates to the blog code that improves the way the site looks and functions. This all got started when Shauna at Salvaged Beauty posted some blog work she was doing […]
I’ve finally updated the blog to the 3-column layout I’ve been planning for a while. This change should make the blog information more accessible by removing some of the drop-down boxes and scrolling of the previous layout. I’ve still got to work out the links to the Bungalow Resources and the Guestbook, so look for them […]
The layout problem now appears fixed. Weird.
The other day I noticed that some other housebloggers had hit counters on their blogs. “I should get one of those for my blog,” I thought. So I googled around a bit and found a great free service called StatCounter. Not only does StatCounter provide a counter for visitors and page views, but it also […]
Apparently I’ve been flaunting my lack of HTML skills for the whole world to see by putting bad links all over a recent post. It’s kind of the web equivalent of forgetting to put on pants before you leave the house. So embarrassing! Well, I’m happy to report that my metaphorical pants are back on: […]
After a fair amount of tinkering, guesswork, and codex-consulting, I have managed to customize the blog banner to feature a picture of the house and update my blog title using a font and color of my choosing. I picked a blog host that uses WordPress because of its versatility, but I’m climbing up a pretty […]