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Must-Have Productivity Apps for Bloggers and Social Media Professionals

October 30, 2014 Social Media

You all know how I love apps of all kinds, but I am often asked about apps for bloggers and social media folks like myself. The following are all apps I use on a variety of smartphones and tablets for my social media work. OneDrive This is my number one go to app for work. […]

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Type-A Conference Notes: What You Don’t Know About Content Creation

September 29, 2014 Social Media

This post is the fourth post in a series I am writing about my experience at the 2014 Type-A Conference on social media. Blogging has remained the same in some ways since I started this blog in June of 2008, but there are changes being made as well. As with any business, hobby, or even […]

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Type-A Conference Notes – Write Posts People Can’t Stop Reading

September 25, 2014 Social Media

This post is the second in a series I am writing about my experience at the 2014 Type-A Conference on social media. There are many business-centric sessions at Type-A conference but I do try to step out of my comfort zone a bit on some of the sessions. To that point I decided to attend […]

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Type-A Conference Notes – Mack Collier is a Rock Star!

September 24, 2014 Social Media

This post is the first in a series I will be writing about my experience at the 2014 Type-A Conference on social media. The opening keynote speaker at the 2014 Type-A Conference was the amazing Mack Collier. You may have heard of @MackCollier and his legendary #blogchat that he hosts every Sunday evening on Twitter. […]

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For a mom, traveling without kids is just like trying to make a phone call

July 31, 2014 Living

Have you noticed that the house will be quiet, kids are playing nicely, hubby is busy on a project, the pets do not need anything, and you actually have a free moment to make a much needed phone call. You pick up the phone…dial the number…they answer…you get less than one sentence out…and then… Mom! […]

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Blog Giveaway Linkup July 14-20 plus Join Me?

July 14, 2014 Reviews & Giveaways

Welcome to the new week! Here is the weekly blog giveaway linkup. Please feel free to add your giveaways anytime Monday thru Sunday. A new linkup starts each Monday. Also, if any of you bloggers are interested in sharing this linkup with me please let me know. We would use the same code on all […]

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Blog Giveaway Linkup: June 23-29

June 23, 2014 Reviews & Giveaways

Welcome to the first blog giveaway linkup of summer! Please add your blog giveaways here anytime throughout the week. Next Monday a new linkup will begin.

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I am Blogmas Worthy!

January 15, 2014 Social Media

Doing a little happy dance here because one of my posts was selected as one of the 20 funniest posts by All Things Fadra in her Blogmas 2013 Awards! I think it is pretty darn cool to have made her list! The post that made the list was my crazy taxi cab story from my […]

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Blog Giveaway Linkup: January 13-19

January 13, 2014 Reviews & Giveaways

It is Monday again and time for a new blog giveaway linkup! Bloggers: Add your own giveaways from your blog to the list to share with my readers. Readers & Bloggers: Enter these giveaways from other blogs for a chance to win fun prizes and to discover new blogs you might enjoy. Good luck!

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FULFILL: My 2014 Word of the Year

January 6, 2014 Living

I am not sure where I first saw this, but many of my peers are creating their “word of the year” for themselves. This sounded like a great idea and I have been thinking about what word would serve me best in 2014 and finally I came up with the word fulfill. Merriam-Webster defines fulfill […]

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