Branding 101; make it pretty

You don’t need a degree in graphic design to sell yourself After coming up with a niche, name and slogan, I think picking my logo and branding my site was the most fun for me.  I have always had an appreciation for creative things and I finally got a chance to go whatever direction I …

Self Hosted 101; HOSTest with the MOSTest

The who, how and what the hell of starting and building a self-hosted site   When I started my blog, I started a free blog at WordPress.com, now pay attention to what comes after the dot because it makes a huge different. Starting with WordPress.com (FREE) allowed me to make sure I was serious about …

Defining your niche; what are you all about

Your niche, your focus. This, IMO, was the HARDEST part about starting a blog. I knew I wanted to write about the things that mattered most to me, but would someone else (besides my mom) really want to read it? The answer is yes. There will always be someone out there to read what you …

Blogging 101 – Intro

You’re here because you want something. You are either like I was, looking for an outlet, someplace I could call my own and share things with others OR you are looking for a way to bring in a little extra income, a side hustle, so you can buy yourself that bag at target without flak …

the best Facebook groups and pages for mom

Over the past couple of years, support, for sale/yard sale,for free, and joined interest groups on Facebook have BLOWN UP. Being a new mom, or becoming a mom again is one of the most stressful and exciting times of your life. Joining and participating in these groups is the best advice I could give any …

how to run a blog and still be a mom, wife, career woman, and friend

this post may contain affiliate links, to learn more about them, please visit the privacy policy for the site Post updated: 04.21.2017 [head to the bottom for updates!] So often I get the comment ‘how do you do it’ this usually comes when I battling the lines at target with all three solo, or somehow …