Well... shouldn't everybody?
Follow the physical laws of the universe here (also check out who the physical laws of the universe are following).
I was at one of the other parties - it wuz awesome.
All good points tgohuh I think you missed on essential point: have fun while blogging. This is a must. If you enjoy yourself while blogging, readers will feel it and you're probably getting some great posts on the blog as well. It's a win-win situation.