Find the time to write

Note: I used Grammarly for¬†proofreading online¬†because sometimes even the biggest grammar snobs don’t catch their own mistakes. Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Grammarly. Every once in a while I do sponsored posts because they help me contribute to my family or do fun things like go to conferences. All bad writing and terrible metaphors […]

Say Bye Bye to Google Reader

If you’re an avid blog follower, you likely subscribe to your favorite sites so you can keep up with their content. Some people get new posts in their email, while others prefer to use some sort of reader, a place where ALL of their subscriptions can be found in one place and filed into various […]

What bloggers need to know about sponsorship opportunities

Once you enter the realm of blogging publicly, it can open a lot of doors and bring a lot of opportunities your way. Some bloggers seek to score advertising, write sponsored posts, and many strive to build up a freelance writing portfolio, using their blog as a stepping stone to a bigger career. If you’re […]

Want to start a blog? Start here first!

I’m so excited that the #SummerBlogSocial is here! For those of you who don’t know, #SummerBlogSocial is a virtual event being hosted by Liz of a belle, a bean, and a chicago dog and Jessica from Four Plus an Angel (and if you’re not reading these ladies yet, WHY NOT???). Liz and Jessica figured that […]