Is January a Jumpstart Month?

Is January a Jumpstart Month?

For me it is a “percolating” month. I have much better long-term accomplishment if I focus in this month and then begin to launch the plans in the late winter/ early spring. You know what else follows this timeline? Plants. So what did I accomplish in...
What Happened to 2017? A Break Turned into Hiatus

What Happened to 2017? A Break Turned into Hiatus

I started out well enough in 2017. I did a major overhaul of updating old pages, editing and sometimes revising them on the Garden sites. I transferred a number of the Squidoo/Hubpage articles to my own sites, after full-blown editing. Almost as much work as writing...
Like an Online Recipe Book

Like an Online Recipe Book

So here’s the story. Over the years I posted my favorite family recipes online, but in many different venues. How do I expect people to find them? Thus I came up with this index idea… just collate the published recipes in a page that creates a collection....
The fireside chat: ilona1

The fireside chat: ilona1

A Short History of Ilona1 AKA Ilonagarden AKA Ilona Erwin Starting out creating a free website, I then followed the yellow brick road to…HERE! (How I picked up the name Ilona1). A little “about me”. I am Ilona1: My “Other Brand Name”...