I’m in the mood for a bit of spiffing up…
Adding a touch of panache (hopefully!)… waxing a little more unique…clever…picturesque. New spark to my headline links (located just below the header photo).
Mmm… you get the idea.
First up… with more to come… is my formerly-titled, Favorite Blogs.
The more I looked at that, the more I thought… boring. The stymie is keeping it short enough so the whole line of post titles doesn’t push the remaining links on down and double up. (For mine, I don’t think it is as eye-pleasing to see two lines of link-ups beneath the header photo.) To say it in a fresh way that sings!
Thinking alliteratively, I thought of bright blogs, and brilliant blogs.
Still dull. No… oomph.
Remembering something delicious from another blogger’s recent post,* I mused… hmmm, bread blogs? But who would know what that meant without reading further?
Then… like do re mi...words lilting as the aroma of bread baking just hit the right note!
Here’s a teaser before you link-hop right on up there… 🙂 (You will, won’t you?)
“The other day, one of my blogging friends* mentioned the Latin meaning behind the word “companion” – cum panis, meaning with bread. And, because I share her discovery enjoyment of even the most obscure or romantic origin of language, how I love that!
Deeper meaning that conveys the warmth of kindred friends who “do life with us” and—“
TO SEE MY NEW LOOK AND READ THE REST, GO UP TOP TO
“Tea w/ jam ‘n bread blogs”
(Then come back here to let me know what you think… 🙂 )
Afterwards, you might want to taste a bite of Jennifer Dougan’s Jottings from Jennifer post about doing friendship as cum panis companions, titled:
* Of Friendships and Peanut Butter
Look for more sprucing up coming to my header lineup soon!