Monday, June 30, 2014

Let's talk about blogging

The other day, Faith came up with an idea to blog every day in July. When she first told me about her plan I was like, "Cool story bro," and when she suggested I do it with her I came up with every excuse under the sun. It'll be hard. I don't want to. What will I write about? It sounds like a lot of work and you know how lazy I can be. But Faith and Allie ganged up on me and wouldn't let me say no, and the more I thought about it the more I was like, "Ok fine this isn't such a bad idea." The more we talked, the more we decided it might be a cool idea to have other people join us and we decided to make this open to everyone. We even made a cool looking button if you decide to join us. And you will decide to join us (this is me Jedi mind tricking you into joining us). Come on, we'll have fun!

And because we are really nice and stuff, we figured we would just go ahead and give you 31 topics you could blog about. So let's get this party started, shall we?

July 1st: Canada Day - Yes this is a real thing. Kind of like Independence Day for us in America. So because one of our lovely hosts is Canadian, we're going to celebrate with her. Want to know all about Canadia? Pose some questions about our lovely neighbor to the North and Faith will answer all of them for you. Ask her what they call semi trucks in Canadia. ASK HER.
July 2nd: Guilty Pleasures - You know all those things that you really love but maybe don't want to admit that you really love.
July 3rd: Update on Getting Uncomfortable in 2014 - What have you done out of your comfort zone this year? 
July 4th: Independence Day - All things 'Murica
July 5th: Super Powers - Which super powers have you always wished you had? Well today, you have them. Tell us all about it.
July 6th: Things You'll Never Do - Like never, ever, ever. 
July 7th: Things That Make You Smile - Y'all love making lists right?
July 8th: Things You Do When You're Alone - Share all your secrets with us. Points for those of you that mention not wearing pants when you're alone.
July 9th: Most Embarrassing Story - Some of us have a ton to pick from. Share with us something really embarrassing you've done in your life.
July 10th: Favorite Things to do in the Summer -Want to write a bucket list? Want to share your favorite summer activities? Today, we are celebrating summer.
July 11th: Funnies on Pinterest - Click on over to the humor section on Pinterest and then come share your favorites with us.
July 12th: Five People - Tell us five people (dead or alive) that you would like to have dinner with.
July 13th: One Thing You Cannot Live Without - Anything goes, well anything except a person or an animal. It has to be a thing.
July 14th: Finish the Sentence - We will give you a few statements, you finish the sentence. Come back from these a little later.
July 15th: Write a Letter to an Inanimate Object - Tell Chick Fila how much you love it, or tell your iPhone how you couldn't make it without it. The funnier, the better.
July 16th: Top 3 Favorite Blogs - The one that makes you laugh, the one that makes you cry, or even the one that just has a really pretty blog design. Share your 3 favorites with us!
July 17th: All About Your City - Take us on a tour of your city. It can be the city you were born in or the city you live in now. Just tell us everything there is to know about where you call home.
July 18th: Five Favorites - We wanna know about your new favorite song, lipstick, or even new candle from Bath & Body Works. Share the goods, y'all!
July 19th: Switch Day - Today you get to switch places with anyone. How would your day go? What would you do? Would you want to switch back at the end of the day?
July 20th: Would You Rather - Ever played that game where you're given 2 choices and you HAVE to pick one? Come back for your choices later!
July 21st: Your Day in Gifs - We all love gifs around here and we really love multiple gifs in one post. We're doing that today.
July 22nd: Things That Make You Go 'Hmm" - Ever think about something and just wonder why it is the way it is? Share your 'hmm' moments with us.
July 23rd: Currently (reading, writing, listening, thinking, smelling, wishing, hoping, wearing, wanting, loving, needing) - Tell us what you are currently doing when it comes to these topics.
July 24th: Throwback Thursday - Breakout the baby pictures and start looking up how much a gallon of gas used to cost. We want to know what the world was like the year you were born.
July 25th: Favorite apps - What apps can you not live without? We need to know them.
July 26th: A Picture An Hour  - If you need to set alarms, that will work. But take one picture an hour for 12 hours and share them with us.
July 27th: Interview Someone - We'll supply the questions, you pick the person.
July 28th: 3 Pictures - Share your favorite pictures. 1 of anything, 1 you took, and 1 selfie.
July 29th: All About You - Tell us 5 things you love about yourself
July 30th: Sorry Not Sorry -  Confess all of your 'sorry not sorry' moments with us.
July 31st: Blogging is Hard - We're all done! Now celebrate by telling us why blogging can be so hard sometimes!
31 days of topics. We'd really love for you to join us everyday, but we understand if you can't. Wait. No we don't understand. All 31 days, let's do this!


  1. Love this idea! Definitely going to try to keep up! :)

  2. Oh how fun! Definitely going to be joining in with some of these. Y'all are brilliant :)

  3. Love this idea! And having topics for those days you have nothing to write about is great! I'll try to play along but can almost guarantee I won't be making it every day since I have some holidays coming up in July

    I'm also really curious as to what Faith calls a semi - I'm from Sask and we call it a semi here

  4. Love this! I'm in such a rut, this is exactly what I needed!

  5. I can't promise everyday (bc I suck and i'm going to europe) but i love these prompts!

  6. I am loving these prompts! I will be participating and maybe can even schedule everyday ones since I will be on vacay part of July.

  7. Yes! I was hoping someone would come up with a challenge this summer!

  8. gonna get started on this although I have a july 4th week up already but why not add more post. so much fun.

  9. Love the blogging prompts, I hope (fingers crossed) I can keep up!!

  10. Thanks for joining... even if you do absolutely hate Allie and I for this. You're SO WELCOME :)

    1. She doesn't hate us. Not even one teeny tiny bit.

  11. This really sounds like fun! It helps that you all have created topics for everyone to use as well! I too am lazy but I'm up for the challenge! Love the topic for Day 1 as well ;)

  12. This looks like so much fun. I love blogging prompts and challenges.

  13. I was totally just looking for a blogging challenge to do ( it's on my summer bucket list) and this one looks like so much fun, so thank you!!

  14. I love it. I'm totally gonna (try to) hop on board!

  15. Totally down for this idea! Down for the challenge. OOH RAH! Or something like that...

  16. What a great idea! I can't wait to read all your posts.

  17. I'm LOVING this!!!! I need to get back into the blogging game after my vacay hiatus. This is the perfect way to do that. Although, I might take it in my own direction for a few ;)

  18. How Awesome! Can't wait to read your posts!

  19. There are definitely some of these that I could blog about but I FORGOT MY PASSWORD.

  20. Ahh I love this I am starting now! Sorry a few days late!