Thursday, June 19, 2014

See ya later.

I knew this time had to come, but that doesn't take away this weird, empty feeling.


I have decided to no longer post at Peacoats & Plaid. I'm sure this isn't that much of a shock to some of you that have been along with me on my journey as I tried to figure out how to balance a booming dance studio business with motherhood and this blog. It's all become too much. I always vowed that if the negatives started to outweigh the positives it was time to throw in the towel.

But, not all is lost. I'm starting over brand new with a personal blog at bre pea. Since I was a kid I have kept a diary or journal. This blog has been my virtual journal and a way to document our life activities and Bean's growing up, I knew I wanted to continue with this minus the stressful monetization/blog hullabaloo. I've always loved blogging as a hobby but the problem is I turned that hobby into a side business. My go-getter drive turned my blogging venture into a chore.

If you want to keep up with my life, come on over and subscribe to my new Bloglovin' or RSS feed. If not, all of the content found here will stay until who knows when.

I'll see ya later.

18 comments :

  1. We'll miss you - but LOVE your new site!

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  2. Congratulation on your new site it looks amazing..you definitely have a transplanted follower in me..


    I understand the feeling of not wanting something that was once a passion to become a chore. Good luck on all your dreams!

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  3. I have always said that if it is no longer fun, I would quit too. Totally understandable! I am following you to your new blog though! It looks great!

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  4. Following :)
    Good for you for doing what's best for YOU instead of just doing what you think you're supposed to do or what people expect. Look forward to what you've got coming our way on the other blog!

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  5. Will be following your other blog! It will be weird to not get e-mail updates for Peacoats and Plaid but do what's best for you!

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  6. Greta Gail WeismanJune 20, 2014 at 10:44 PM

    Will miss the blog. Take care Bre

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  7. I'll miss all of you too, but it's not really goodbye. Just see ya later and maybe a little less often :)

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  8. Thank you so much Tiffany! I'm still getting things settled in over there but it's on it's way. Thanks for following me at the new place, I really appreciate it!

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  9. It hadn't been fun for me for quite awhile, glad I finally decided to make a change. Thanks for keeping up with me over at the new blog!

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  10. I look forward to seeing what I come up with without all of the pressures that I've been putting on myself with this blog. Thanks so much for moving with me :)

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  11. I never thought it would feel so weird to walk away from Peacoats and Plaid. It's crazy, blogs really can become a big part of your life. So glad you're following me to the other blog!

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  12. I love that you have made decisions that are best for you! It's SO hard to balance 'life' and it seems that you have settled in places that are valuable and worthy of your attention. That takes courage- change is hard. I wish you the best of luck with the dance studio and your personal blog!!

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  13. Natalie Carlson BrownJune 23, 2014 at 1:05 PM

    I subscribed to your new blog and look forward to reading posts from your loving and peaceful view of the world. :)

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  14. This is a great great list of tips!

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  15. Where did you buy the canvas? I've never seen long slender ones like that.

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