Bloggiesta has started again.

Lets party with nachos, burritos, and WORLD CUP!

Ok, this is a digression, but I’ll be under the FIFA spell for the next month or so.  Yes, I will cheer on the U.S., but ultimately, my celebrations with focused on Portugal, my favorite national team and home team of my grandparents and my father. I’ve been a soccer (excuse me, futbol) junkie for a long time, so please bear with me. If you want to join my World Cup league on Yahoo, go here. Send me an email and I will get you login details.

I’ve signed up this go around, and I want to provide you with a to-do list, which I will cross out as I accomplish these goals:

1.  Draft at least 1 month of Virtual Poetry Circle posts

2.  Send out new email interviews to poets

3.  Draft a challenges update post

4.  Write up a Books We Love post for Book Chick City

5.  Write up a The Blogger’s Bookshelf post for Book Chick City

6.  Write up a Reading Challenge update post.

7.  Catch up on That’s How I Blog shows I’ve missed

8.  Catch up on reading Google reader

9.  Head off to the library sale on Sat. (that counts right?!)

10.  Write up a Mailbox Monday post

11.  Add reviews to the War Through the Generations blog

12. Write up a review of Inside the Vietnam War for the war blog.

13.  Schedule One Amazing Thing review.

14.  Schedule Confessions of Catherine de Medici review.

15.  Schedule Blogiversary post

I could be adding to this list as well as crossing out items I’ve completed.  We’ll see how far I get.  Thanks for hosting this, Natasha.


  1. The library sale was crazy this time around!

    Looks like you accomplished a lot. I was going to participate, but I spent too much time with computer issues this weekend and didn’t have any time or energy left to devote to blogging. LOL
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  2. Wow, thanks for pointing out Book Chick City and That’s How I Blog. Both look great and I will definitely be checking them out in detail after bloggiesta! Have a great last day 🙂 http://tilwereadagain.blogspot.com/2010/06/bloggiesta-updates_12.html
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  3. Hey, you are doing great! Doesn’t it feel great to get so much accomplished? Good luck getting everything you want done completed!
    Heather´s last blog post ..Bloggiesta – Day 2, or

  4. nice progress and good luck with everything else on the list!

    personally i’m more of a football fan rather than a futbol fan, but i am a bit of a sports junkie so i’ll be checking out some of the games too. 🙂
    dw´s last blog post ..Bloggiesta: Starting Line

    • Thanks. I think I’m headed off the computer for the night. I love football too…cowboys fan here. Really I like most sports. The Celtics are another obsession of mine right now. LA is going down in the Finals again!

  5. Good luck! You’ve got a lot out of the way! I know what you mean! I honestly don’t have a fave team for FIFA but I do love to watch the matches!
    Kailia Sage´s last blog post ..Bloggiesta To-Do List & Starting Line

  6. I’m so glad we’re in this together! You’ve made great progress so far. I’m just now officially getting started. Work interferes. Boo! 🙂
    Literate Housewife´s last blog post ..Since I Can’t Be Captivated…

  7. Hi, stopping by as part of the Bloggiesta mini-commenting challenge. I really like the way you have displayed your challenges. You also have some great goals. I am going to check out your link to That’s How I Blog, it looks interesting. Have fun with the Bloggiesta and the library sale.

  8. It looks like you’re making good progress!

  9. Good luck..I hope that you’re able to get a lot accomplished.

    Mystee´s last blog post ..Bloggiesta Starting Line

  10. You’ve got a good start. I’ll keep my fingers crossed for you!
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  11. Library sales always count! And I’ll be right there with you for the World Cup excitement…but I’m going to cheer for the USA, Chile, Brazil and Spain (in that order). Cristiano Ronaldo is definitely worth watching, though! *wink*
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