I tend to read blogs solely written by women, and if you break down the demographic even further, they are mom blog heavy. Being the nerd that I am (I was a print journalism/sociology double major in college), I know that I’d be all over doing a research paper on the demographics of blogging. Any way, one of the cool things about joining the BlogJolt group is that I’m reaching outside my blog familiarity zone a bit.
This week’s featured blogger is Rebecca, who blogs at An Irish Craftworkers Good Life. She is a mom to two little ones who is renovating an old farmhouse with her husband in rural Ireland. I’ve never been to Europe, but I would love to travel to Ireland some day. Rebecca wrote a post this week that I can relate to called the Iron Free Zone. Now I just need a backyard hammock. I’ve already banished our iron. I mean why deny your clothes the right to their God given wrinkles?
p.s. I also want to mention the second BlogJoltee (hey…made up that word) featured this week…Kelly at Blended With Salt. Kelly is a work at home mom who blogs for ClubMom and writes about the challenges of raising a toddler and a teenager in her second marriage. You must check out Kelly’s post from this summer about dealing with her 3-year-old’s tantrums. Not that I can relate or anything.