How would you convince me to vote for Hillary Clinton?

Can you convince me to vote for Hillary Clinton?

In case you are new here, I am a low-income, black woman.

Just to be transparent, although I classify myself as Independent, I typically vote Democrat.

This year is turning out to be no exception as I am leaning at least 60% towards casting my vote for Hillary Clinton.

I was going to write this post yesterday but I decided to wait until after . . . → Read More: How would you convince me to vote for Hillary Clinton?

Can you convince me to vote Trump?

Can you convince me to vote for Donald Trump?

In case you are new here, I am a low-income, black woman.

Just to be transparent, although I classify myself as Independent, I typically vote Democrat.

This year is turning out to be no exception as I am leaning at least 60% towards voting Hilary Clinton.

I was going to write this post yesterday but I decided to wait until after the Presidential Debate.

I am looking for some commentators who are strongly in the . . . → Read More: Can you convince me to vote Trump?

Review: FitBit Alta

I have been dreaming and drooling over the thought of a smart watch for years.

But dream it would have to remain as I could definitely not justify spending over $100 for a watch.

Who even uses a watch these days? I check the time on my smartphone.

One day, one of my kids through a pedometer at me that they had gotten free from somewhere or another.

Clipping it to my waist, I realized just how . . . → Read More: Review: FitBit Alta

I am actually losing weight in 2016. It’s a miracle!!

June came, as it is wont to do.

And it was then that I realized that half the year had already passed and I had done nothing…Nothing…towards my goal of dropping down from 180 lbs to no more than 140 lbs this year.

A goal that was getting harder and harder every years as not only my age was going up every year but so was the size of my clothes.

No longer could I squeak by . . . → Read More: I am actually losing weight in 2016. It’s a miracle!!

August 2016 Income Post

The idea to write a post detailing the income that I make from home and/or freelancing has been kicking around in the back of my head for a few months now.

To be honest, my posts on my blogging income that I write over on Amablogger are usually some of my most read posts.

While this post while include any income that I made . . . → Read More: August 2016 Income Post

Fourth of July $25 Amazon gift certificate givaway

Happy Fourth from MsCrookedHalo.

Independence Day is one of my favorite holidays because it is exactly one week from my most important day of the year...My Birthday!!!

To celebrate July 4th this year, I am giving away a $25 Amazon eCert.

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If you are a blogger, website, or business owner and would like to get on board . . . → Read More: Fourth of July $25 Amazon gift certificate givaway

Get paid $18 by Appen to record using your smartphone

Appen is hiring U.S. born males

I have been hired as a recruiter for Appen to recruit male speakers to work on our US English Data Collection project.

The job is simply recording 1500 prompts using your smartphone.

The pay is $18.

Before being hired as a recruiter, I actually completed this assignment myself.

Once I got a basic understanding of what to do, the job was super easy.

Imagine if you were reading this sentence . . . → Read More: Get paid $18 by Appen to record using your smartphone

This week, I cut my grocery bill by 20% with coupons and apps

I am getting better and better at saving money with coupons and Android apps

One of my goals is to keep track of how much I am actually saving on my groceries using coupons and apps.

I am not the world’s best couponer but I am coming along nicely.

With my 2 boys home from college last month, a budget that was comfortable for 2 became a bit tight with their return.

It has lightened up . . . → Read More: This week, I cut my grocery bill by 20% with coupons and apps

June 2016 Pushing the Envelope Linkup

Push The Envelope Blog Hop for bloggers to linkup their posts to the blog party.

Welcome to the third Pushing The Envelope Blog Hop

If you have a post that just doesn’t quite fit anywhere else, try the Pushing The Envelope Blog… Click To Tweet To be featured as a guest: Enter your envelope . . . → Read More: June 2016 Pushing the Envelope Linkup

May 2016 Blog Income and Traffic Report

Time for another income/traffic/goal report. Has it been a month already? My, how time flies when you’re having fun!

I decided to break it down on each of my blogs so that I can keep track of how I’m improving every month. After all, numbers don’t lie, right?

How’s this blog doing? Subscribers Email Subscribers: 19 Twitter: 1818 (up from 1647) . . . → Read More: May 2016 Blog Income and Traffic Report