Friday, October 16, 2009

Happy Birthday, Blog!

Well, how exciting is this?! Today is my Blogiversary!

One year ago today, I sat down and created this blog. Since then it has become an obsessive project for me, but I love having something I feel proud of. I guess you could say The Daily Tribal has become my "baby."

Speaking of babies... I thought this would be a sad day for me, since I created this blog the same day that my husband and I decided to have a baby; meaning that today I am one year into trying to conceive.

Surprisingly, I am not all that upset. For one thing, the *trying* part is actually quite fun (hardy har har), the longer it takes to get pregnant the more money we save, and we're slowly paying down some credit card debt that might take a bit longer if we were to factor in child care and all other things baby related.

About two weeks ago, I noticed that this has become more than a baby blog for me. It has slowly evolved into a safehaven for my thoughts and all my crazy musings... and it feels great to be able to share them with others.

So, without launching into a nostalgic mush-fest of epic proportions, I'd like to say: Happy Birthday, blog! And what's a birthday without a sexy cupcake?!


NINA said...

Happy One year Anniversary!
Love the sexy cupcake! As you might know, I love them!
About the baby, don't worry, it will come when the time is right.
and it'sgreat that you have such a positive attitude.
Boyfriend-Husband and I are also thinking about it, and we'll see how it goes.
Love ur blog!

God's Favorite Shoes! said...

Happy Blog birthday@!!

I totally forgot about mine!!

Visiting from SITS! Happy Saturday Sharefest

5thsister said...

Happy Anniversary! The cupcakes ARE sexy! Thanks for sharing!

Visiting from SITS.

Heather of the EO said...

Happy Blogiversary!

I love your positive perspective on having a baby. I'm sure it's not easy to wait each month in hope.

So nice to meet you :)

Thank you for coming by to check out my post and for your kinds words. Really. Thank you.

Author: Havana said...

awww...happy blogiversary!

I cant remember my blog's bday. i should give it a birth date after all, it's our lil pets :)

Visiting from SITS!

Encore Bride said...

Happy Blog B-Day, that cupcake looks yummy! I wish you the best in your efforts to conceive, it will come when you least expect it.

Happy SITS day!

Tonya said...

Happy 1 year Anniversary!
Visiting from SITS. Have a great day.

Janet said...

Stopping by from SITS. Happy blog birthday! Save a cosmo for me!

Spot On Your Pants said...

Oh wow! Happy birthday (and, thanks, now I'm hungry). Found you on SITS. I think we started blogging about the same time. :-)

Feeling Fit With Dana said...

Happy Blogversary! Congratulations on your blog birthday! The baby will happen when it's time. Just enjoy the baby makin' ;)

Stephanie Faris said...

Happy one year anniversary! Your time as a mommy will come soon.

Happy SITS Saturday Sharefest!

T. said...

Congrats on your blog anniversary! I really love your layout/design :)
Fellow SITSta,

Cairo Typ0 said...

Hi, i'm visiting from SITS! :)

Congrats on your blogoversary!! :)

Maggi said...

Happy Saturday Sharefest and happy belated blogiversary! :D The best part of waiting to get pregnant for me was definitely paying off debt, trust me, that will be your biggest blessing ever!

Happy Halloween!

Anastasia said...

Hey At. You always leave the cutest messages on my blog and I wanted to comment back but you have not posted in a while : ) Thanks for all of the charting advice!!

Amanda @ Serenity Now said...

Happy Blogivesary, :) One year is exciting. Thanks for the visit and the Follow. Hope you have a great end to your weekend. :)

Live.Love.Eat said...

Happy Birthday Blog!!!!!!! Time flies doesn't it. Blogging becomes a part of life, I can't imagine not doing it.

Thanks so much for sharing in my SITS day on Thursday!!!! I will pray a baby comes soon for you!

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