Blogging Tools and Resources

Wondering what tools and resources to use to create bangin’ blog graphics and marvelous marketing collateral? I’ve compiled a list of all of my favorite online graphic design tools (and a few other tools use to run my biz) because I think everyone should have the resources they need to create their own dazzling blog […]

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5 Blog Design Mistakes That Are Hurting Your Success

Bloggers are some of the most multi-talented people I know. With all of the daily, weekly, monthly and even yearly tasks that need to happen, you may as well consider yourself an entire marketing team. OF ONE. As a blogger, you’re playing the role of business owner, content creator, content promotor, email marketer, accountant, copywriter and […]

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10 Bloggers Killing it With Their Opt-In Freebie

Have you seen blogger after blogger sharing their massive email list numbers? Are you wondering exactly how they are doing it? Well, my friend, I’m here to let you in on a little secret. These bloggers who are rapidly growing their email list have what’s called an opt-in freebie. I’m sure you’ve heard about them, right? […]

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The One Thing Your Opt-In Freebie Needs to Be Successful

“Start a blog!” they said!  “Build an email list!” they said! But how? I wondered. What was the magical equation that would send me into email subscriber heaven? After a bit of research, the answer was clear: I needed to create an opt-in freebie that my visitors would love! Rock Your Blog with an Opt-In Freebie […]

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Creative Solutions For Getting Your Picky Toddler to Eat

If you are a parent, you are well aware that having a picky toddler can make mealtime a real struggle! We all want our babies to be happy and healthy, and that means eating a well-balanced diet. But what happens when your picky toddler won’t eat? You search the internet for creative ways to get […]

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11 Awesome Amazon Hacks for Smarter Shopping

I have a confession to make. I am addicted to Amazon. You too?! If I never stepped foot into a real store again, I might be okay with it. There are no long lines, they have every product I could ever need, and I usually don’t buy much more than I came for. (Thanks, Target! I […]

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Christmas Traditions You’ll Wish you Started Last Year

Every year about this time, I start getting really excited about the upcoming Christmas season. I’m pretty certain it is directly related to when we get our first snowfall, which just so happened to be yesterday.  But that’s okay –  when there is snow, there is Christmas:) One thing that makes Christmas so special and […]

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99 Things Moms Should Stop Apologizing For

“I’m sorry.” I said to a lady in the grocery store as my daughter swung her arms and ran down the aisle making noises only a mom could love.  “Sorry for what?”  She asked me.  “Oh, for her running around like a child.”  The sweet lady cracked a smile and replied, “She is a child.” […]

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20 Books to Prepare your Child for a New Sibling

This post may contain affiliate links. I’ve always known that I wanted more than one child. What I didn’t know about, was that bittersweet feeling that I was going to have once I saw those double lines on the pregnancy test. It was the real deal, all over again and things were about to change real […]

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