Recommended Host

I built this blog using BlueHost.  It has great customer service and is extremely simple to sign up.  One thing that I love is the One-Click installation of WordPress. BlueHost is where I purchased the domain name and also the big computer server where this website “lives.”

Setting up a blog… step-by-step

All the steps to setting up a blog are found at

Another step by step tutorial that is good is at

WordPress Theme

I am currently using the free version of Vantage, a WordPress theme from SiteOrigin.

The Youtube video that helped me set up each page using the Vantage them is


I am in a Mastermind group with my friend Brandon Roysden.  He has a great leadership and productivity blog called A Life to Lead.  He told me about the website to create images for my blog. I create all the featured images and title slides for this blog on Canva.



As you know, I love to read. One way to help read “on the go” is using the Audible App on my phone.  The membership gives me one book a month.  I’ve been a member for a few years now and really enjoy it.  Click the link below and you will receive a special offer just for reading my blog.



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