Monthly Updates


Blog And Income Stats May 2017

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! Time for my favorite part of the month, looking back and looking forward! May was an amazing month…so why didn’t I keep up the momentum for June??? I promised to not miss anymore posts but missed about a month of posts so far because..well, you’ll see below! Let’s […]

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2017 Life Goals Update #1 2

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! It’s time to look back at those life goals that I made back in January. Here’s how this works.  I have the original post below with my updates in parenthesis. It’s VERY important to look forward and look back.  It’s also VERY important to make changes to […]


Blog And Income Stats April 2017 4

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! Time for my favorite part of the month, looking back and looking forward! I promised to not miss anymore posts.  So you WILL have new posts on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Let’s get to the numbers! Readership: 447 (+ 36) Blog Income: $65 (-65) Fitness Income (Zumba and […]

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Blog and Income Stats: March 2017 2

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! I’ve missed waaay too many posts (I said the same thing last month)! Let’s get to the numbers! Readership: 411 (+ 15) Blog Income: $130 (+65) Fitness Income (Zumba and Insanity Instructor): $306.20 (I am STILL owed some monies, we’ll see if I get paid this month) […]


Blog And Income Stats: February 2017 2

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! I’ve missed waaay too many posts! Let’s get to the numbers! Readership: 396 (-297 half the posts and half the readers) Blog Income: $65 (same) Fitness Income (Zumba and Insanity Instructor): $268.42 (I am STILL owed some monies, we’ll see if I get paid this month) Sewing: $704.73 […]

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Blog and Income Stats: January 2017 4

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! I had a great month (thanks to Sip And Sew Old Town)! via GIPHY Let’s get to the numbers! Readership: 693 (+91 I did not miss any posts!) Blog Income: $65 (same) Fitness Income (Zumba and Insanity Instructor): $237.67 (I am owed some monies, we’ll see if […]


Blog And Income Stats: October, November and December 2016 3

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! I owe you some updates!!! I will just get right to it! Blog and Income Stats: October 2016 Readership: 924 (+78) improvement Blog Income: $125 (affiliate income) Fitness Income (Zumba and Insanity Instructor): $392.65 eBay: $68.25 (finally sold the same pair of boots I’ve been trying to […]

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Blog and Income Stats: September 2016

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! Where’d the summer go!?! Time is moving crazy quickly and I missed a few posts last month.  Let’s see if I can do better in October. Let’s get to the numbers! Readership: 846 (-330) I missed a few posts Blog Income: $0 (not surprised) ?? Fitness Income […]


Blog and Income Stats: August 2016 4

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! Where’d the summer go!?! Time is moving crazy quickly and I’ve missed a few posts last month.  Let’s see if I can do better in September. Let’s get to the numbers! Readership: 1,176 (+403) wow.  I am overwhelmed!  Thank you! Blog Income: $120 Fitness Income (Zumba and […]

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Blog and Income Stats: July 2016 2

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! July flew! I’ve made a few font changes.  Let me know what you think! Readership: 773 views (+83) yaaaay! Blog Income: $0 (not surprised) Fitness Income (Zumba and Insanity Instructor): $417.53. Facebook Likes: 323 (+2) Twitter Followers: 901 (+4) Top Post:  Your Podcast Movement 2016 Guide to […]