After yesterday’s seriously heavy post, I have some fun links for y’all this weekend.
I’m so blown away by all the amazing responses from yesterday. I promise I will respond to each and every one of you, I just needed a day to digest all the love and support I received!
This weekend is set to be a low-key one for me. I’ve been bit by the spring cleaning bug and I’m determined to get my house clean, tidy, and spotless in time for Ann, Adam, and Heather to visit me….in 8 weeks. 😀
But! My sister is coming in two weeks, so maybe it should be clean and tidy for her, too 😉
How to Create Time-Saving Systems for Your Business and Blog <– I definitely need to do this!
12 Proven Methods for Increasing Your Blog Traffic Today <– sometimes it feels like declaring a goal like “get more traffic” is taboo in the blog world, but, wouldn’t you think it weird if a business was all, “oh, it’s cool, we don’t need more sales?” Exactly.
5 Ways to Freshen Your Blog <– it is spring cleaning time!
Insta-gurus’ diet advice is hard to swallow: Beware of half-baked posts from self-styled nutritionists <– basically, yes to every in this post.
If you are ever unlucky enough to turn up at hospital with a case of poisoning, they will not prescribe a juice diet or a wheatgrass enema.
Is a Stride Analysis Really Worth It? Your Stride Is Like a Fingerprint <– My opinion on stride and form is pretty similar to Amanda’s. That said, due to my injuries, I am working on strengthening some weak areas so I stop getting injured. My physio has me doing almost all of the exercises Amanda has mentioned in order to work on my weak hips and weird alignment issues.
Using the Content Views Plug In <– if you don’t have this plug-in, get it now. Seriously. Do it! I spent about 30 minutes updating my menu pages and they look awesome thanks to this plug-in. Check out my popular posts page!
Living My Life Offline <– I love this post from Jen and I can totally relate! This week I went a few days without posting to Instagram or Snapchat. Why? Because I was doing other things and didn’t really feel like it, so I didn’t.
Dozens Suspected of Cheating to Enter Boston Marathon <– while I’m not 100% sure how I feel about running another marathon if I had the opportunity to run Boston (legally) I would. Seeing people completely disrespect this race makes me so angry and upset.
The Thing About Dating <– this post is freaking spot on. Dating is 100% lacking in common sense. And why don’t I talk about it? Because there is absolutely nothing to talk about.
Why I Decided To Track Food During Marathon Training <– sufficient fueling is so, so important, and definitely something I’ve struggled with
The 7 Best Exercises for Your IT Band <– weak glutes? Angry IT band? Hit up these exercises!
People With Anxiety Perceive The World In A Fundamentally Different Way <– why we can’t just “snap out of it”
How fat cells work and why it’s impossible to “burn” them off <– when I saw this headline I was a bit puzzled, because I distinctly remember having a conversation with my mom and her cousin about how the number of fat cells you have as an adult is determined when you are a child, and for that reason it’s important to set healthy habits as a child.
Tell me your favourite post from the week!
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