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Sunshine Blogger Award #3

I was nominated by Didi `s not so secret diary for the Sunshine Blogger Award! This is my third nomination, thanks so much. So fun & cool to receive blogger awards! Check out Didi `s blog! She reviews beauty products including lots of DIYs that are natural and easy to make. Here and there she […]

Liebster Award!

TishGirl has nominated me for a Liebster Award! She is a phenomenal writer! Go check out her thoughtful posts. Thanks so much for the nomination 🙂 Rules: Thank the blogger who nominated you, and provide a link to their blog. Answer the 11 questions given to you. Share 11 facts about yourself. Nominate 5-11 other […]

Sunshine Blogger Award #2

Thank you Wonder Diary for nominating me for the Sunshine Blogger Award!!! This is my second nomination! Blogger awards are exciting ways to encourage other bloggers to keep on writing, and also to get to know each other better! How does it work? Once nominated for the award, in order to accept you need to […]


Wow!!! I am beyond excited to share that Purple Almond Wellness made a lovely post about my blog, and I am now featured in the Purple Almond Hall of Fame!!! What an incredible honor! Go read the full post here 🙂 Once again, thank you!!! ❤

Sunshine Blogger Award!

Hey friends! I was nominated by Steve`s Country for the Sunshine Blogger award! Thanks, dude — he is a phenomenal nature blogger who is super active on WordPress — always pleasant, cheerful, & sunny! 🙂 The Sunshine Blogger Award Rules: Thank the blogger(s) who nominated you and provide a link back to their blog List […]

Blogger Recognition award ~ second nomination!

Hi there! I have received a second nomination for the Blogger Recognition Award from Rising Star (! This is the only blogger award I’ve won before, which I have now been nominated twice for! So exciting, thank you! 😀 The Rules are given below: Here are some rules for the Blogger Recognition Award. 1. Thank the blogger(s) who […]

Nine Types of Bloggers

When it comes to blogging, there are so many different ways to do it! We all have distinct themes and goals when it comes to our blogs. I would call myself a lifestyle blogger, but there are a few other categories that I also fit into… The following is a list of nine types of […]


Happy new year!!! 2019 was my best year so far for this blog! Let’s see how I did statistically. ***Users who have their cookies turned off, or who view my posts on WordPress reader, are NOT included in these stats!*** In 2019, Blog received 5,396 total views. 2,732 of the views were from the USA. […]

Blog stuff!!!

I made a logo/banner! What do you think? I signed up for a graphic design website, so now I can make logos/banners/etc. It’s really fun to use and I think it makes the site look nicer to have graphic designs on each post. I’m on Pinterest! I made a business hub Pinterest — lotuslaura94 This […]

Goals & ideas for 2020

The new year is the perfect time to set personal goals for yourself and come up with new ideas for the upcoming twelve months. By doing this: You are living a more conscious life. You are exercising control. You are shaping and molding your ideal self. Tips for goal-setting: Come up with about five or […]

Blogger Recognition award!

So, varjakbaby nominated me for the Blogger Recognition award!!! Thank you so much 🙂 I have never been nominated for one of these blogger award things before, so this is awesome! Rules Thank the blogger(s) who nominated you and provide a link to their blog. Write a post to show your award. Give a brief […]

I upgraded my blog so now my site name is officially! The original lotuslaura94 WordPress link still works, and will lead you to the same page. My new email is for anything WordPress-related. Feel free to contact me! (I am still continuing to use my personal Gmail account for personal emails.) I’m absolutely […]

RIP to My Old Layout

I’ve changed the theme/layout of my blog. Say goodbye to the old style… it was nice while it lasted! It now features six posts at the top of the homepage. I chose the more recent and most popular (by most likes or views) ones. The mobile version is slightly different but still super functional. I’m […]

site update

Hi! Little update… Explore page has been updated, “most popular posts” are now up to date. About me page has been changed. I’ve started using the “continue reading” button to keep the site condensed, so please click it to finish the post. With more posts coming out I may switch my email subscription from “per […]

Weekly schedule

I’m going to be trying something new with my blog, something I’ve been thinking about for a while. I’m going to put myself on a schedule to inspire myself to write every day, even when writer’s block tries to stop me. I have a theme for each day. My goal is to write every single […]