Goal 2 ~ Hosting my OWN blog

During this week, I am sharing a few goals (those I found most important) If this is your first time here, you may want to go check out the initial post.
Goal One is to stop dreaming about being that wife and mother and to start being her. 
Goal Two~Host my own blog.
This blog limits me….seriously!
I’m not completely ignorant, but I’m not real techy either. I want to own my blog. But it takes some skill. Skill I don’t quite have…..soo; I’m going to learn it. (pray I don’t delete my blog in the process…;)
front view of the cluster of Wikimedia servers...

Image via Wikipedia

I used to blog occasionally over at blogspot, then in July I decided to take this whole blogging thing seriously. I purchased my domain, exported my old blog, entered into the wordpress world, mapped my own domain over, lost all my emails, etc…it was an absolute nightmare. 
I thought I had learned it all, but as I began to really dive into the social media world; getting myself a twitter account, a facebook page, and reading SO. MANY. other great blogs…..I quickly realized I had a very. long. way to go. I can’t place plug-ins, certain buttons, ads, link-ups…you know, all the “cool” stuff that makes a blog your own. 
So this year I am going to venture into the world of “techy”  We live on a pretty really tight budget, so hiring services out such as web design, hosting, etc isn’t really an option…(which will lead me to goals 3-5)
I’m going to reach out to some other great bloggers for advice.  
Youtube help
Read more books.
Whatever it takes, as like I said; Hopefully I don’t somehow delete my blog in the process!

About multipurpose-mom

Stacey is a: Saved by Grace, God fearing, Bible believing, Child of the King! In her chaotic world of full time employment, being a wife, raising 5 boys, laundry, dishes, carpool, PTSA, and on and on: She is STILL trying to fulfill God's call in her life.....to share her story, her battles, her triumphs, and testimonies of being a teen mom from a drug addicted home, to being the not so perfect wife and mother she is today! Her prayer is to lift up and encourage others through the words that God lays before her! In her chaos she has learned, she is not just a wife and mother.....she is a taxi driver, a nurse, a referee, a counselor, a maid, a cook and so much more...she has MANY purposes! Welcome to Multipurposemom.com, Here we hope you find strength, humor, tears, and tangibility for your journey....whatever it is! Please feel free to comment (we LOVE comments) and if you are blessed, please won't you share the blessing with others! Thanks for Visiting! In Christ!

10 responses »

  1. I feel your pain. My blog was sleeping on the couch for awhile after I moved to a self-hosted site. I hope you have better luck. 🙂

    Thanks for linking up to the Insane Goals Monthly Link-Up! I hope you’ll come back next month to fill us in on your progress.

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  4. “I can do all things through He that is greater than me, and gives me the strenght” You will get it done I’m sure of it.

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