Year Four.

Today is the fourth anniversary of Smart Pretty and Awkward! I am extremely grateful to each one of you that reads SP&A, shares posts you like with your friends, follows SP&A on social media, or emails me with thoughts or questions. Starting this blog has been one of the best things that has ever happened to me, right up there with my most-defining life events. Thank you for your readership and support.

Here are some especially fun things that have happened in this past year:

-Interviewed by Lady Lux, 9 Lives for Women, and The Peer Pressure Project

-Guest posted on The Future Buzz and The College Crush

-Debut of biweekly advice column for The Daily Muse, Why Don’t You Ask Molly Ford?

-Moderated a panel during Texas Style Council

-Celebrated Coffee with Molly’s 1 Year Anniversary

-Named one of Forever Twenty-Something’s “15 Twitter Accounts to Follow”

-Contributor to Defining Success on Polish My Crown

-Continuing writing the Flash Friday series with Christina of 40:20 Vision [This was one of my favorite posts this year]

-Gave SP&A readers exclusive discount codes to Astrid & MiyuAugust WrinkleChromatic GallerieBy Jeannie, Francesca’s CollectionsFreshlineKickboard USAMesses of DressesMisikkoShabby Apple, and United by Blue.

-Mentioned in 20-Something RamblingsA Broke BrideActually AllieCupcakes and MaceDiscoveries in a LetterboxJoie de VivreKate Oh KatieNZ MuseSimple Productivity,  Sparkle, Glitter & ShineThe Broke and The Bookish, and The College Novelista.

Here's to another wonderful year together!

Love, Molly


P.S. For data people, here are some current SP&A analytics:

550+ Tumblr followers

830+ Pinterest followers

900+ Bloglovin’ followers

3400+ Twitter followers

3500+ RSS Subscribers

10380+ Facebook fans

P.P.S. And here are Year OneYear Two, and Year Three anniversary posts, and here is the last time I shared analytics during the debut of Coffee with Molly. And as always, I’m at – never hesitate to reach out. xoxo.