Presentation is as important as good content. Have attractive pictures, fonts, etc. on your blog to hook the reader.
Never mess your blog with too much of Adsense ads. It gives a confusing look to the blog.
Post Ideas: At times you will just run out of ideas for post not sure what to do. use google and apps like Evernote to note down all that ticks in your mind. Something will surely turn into a new post.