Hey folks,

In an effort to hold myself accountable, I am doing monthly blog expense and income reports.

October Goals For Blogging

  • Posting schedule- Done
  • Social media post scheduling- Done
  • Researching food photography- Pinch of yum
  • Increasing Pinterest reach- started
  • Growing traffic


My traffic continues to rise with increases in page views, sessions and even a reduction in the bounce rate compared to the previous month.

Blog Income for October

African Goddess Coloring Book– Payout ( $84.92)

Amazon affiliate- $9.71

Etsy – $54.55

Google Adsense- I have decided to only include payouts

Blog Expenses

WordPress hosting – $9.95


  • Signing up for tailwind
  • Pinning More
  • Better food pictures

Income was great this month for the blog. I am finally able to think about some investments for my blog.