Top Ten Affiliate Marketing Tips from Mom Bloggers

I’ve written a lot about affiliate marketing. It’s a simple way to add income to your family without taking time away from them. With the Christmas season already here and lots of affiliate opportunities at your fingertips (specifically Truth in the Tinsel!!), I decided to set up a conversation with Erin from Home with the […]

Hey, It’s a Podcast, What Do You Know…

I used to read blogs every day. Like lots and lots of blogs. I collected them like shiny treasures. Then, the internet got bigger and bigger and Instagram and Facebook spread the blogs thinner and moved people to different avenues and suddenly, I collect podcasts. Podcasts get me through dishes and laundry and sometimes get […]

Spreading Community

Back in the bloggy day, whenever I’d have an especially productive morning, I’d sit at the table with my laptop and breakfast and write about what I’d accomplished while the kids were eating breakfast and watching TV. If you searched my archives, you’d find several posts of me being happy and proud about a well-oiled […]

How To Write a Review Post

Remember how I spoke at the Declare Conference last year? I so super love the Declare ladies. Honestly, if you are a newbie blogger, a wannabe blogger or an old-timer, I highly recommend this conference. It’s small, it’s full of real topics and the heart will reach out and grab you. (Does that sound creepy? Well, […]

Allume 2013

Oh, Allume! It’s been so many days (weeks?) since the Allume Conference and there is so much I want to tell you about but there is no way with Christmas and with LIFE that I can get all the words in! Have you ever been to a place where you just fit? For some reason, […]

Why Pressgram Might Be Better for Your Blog Than Instagram

I’ve been playing with a new app. It’s called Pressgram. It’s basically an Instagram where you can share cool, filtered photos and connect with others. But there’s one little difference: You OWN the pictures because you can publish them (automatically) to your blog. OK. So, remember when Facebook bought Instagram and everyone cried? Then Instagram […]

Declare Conference & Social Media 101

I’m doing something I’ve never done before. I will be speaking at the Declare Conference in a little under four weeks. Just typing that sentence put a huge knot in my stomach! The Declare Conference is a blogging/social media conference for Christian women hosted by some of my very favorite people and the speakers are some of my hereos. What […]