The Pretty Pintastic Party #51

Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party!

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my Newsletter and pick up your free gift. Thanks for visiting!Happy Friday Everybody! Before we hop into the party, I wanted to mention that I had a post published on SITS Girls this week – 5 Tips For Getting More Blog Traffic From YouTube I’dRead More »

Why You Should Be Using Videos On Your Blog

say cheese short

Have you ever made a video for your blog? I have! It’s a lot of fun. But I totally get why people don’t – people can be all judgey and you just know they’ll notice you had something on your teeth that WAS NOT THERE I SWEAR when you posted the video. But facts isRead More »

Choosing a Domain Name? Read This First!

Starting a Blog short

Choosing a domain name is usually the very first – and one of the most difficult! – decisions for a blogger to make. Let’s face it – your domain name becomes your identity on the internet, so you want to make sure it fits with the image you want to portray AND that it’s easy toRead More »

The Pretty Pintastic Party #50

Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party!

Wow – I’m so happy to be a part of the Pretty Pintastic Party, this week celebrating it’s 50th Party! That’s a whole lotta partyin’ and a whole lot of pinning! Also – this week was a great one for me – my post this week went just a tiny bit viral on Wednesday (notRead More »

Want More Traffic From Pinterest? Stop Pinning Images That Suck

Your Pins Suck

For the love of all that’s good and righteous in this world, please optimize your images for Pinterest. I visit a lot of blog posts every day and I’m just so sad when I see a really good, interesting post with no decent images to pin.  In fact, as I go through Pinterest, I seeRead More »

The Pretty Pintastic Party #49

Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party!

Hey there – Happy Friday! It’s been another great week here – we’ve taken one step closer in our Visa Journey, and have all our translated documents back. A few more documents to pick up, and we’ll be ready to head to the Embassy! I’m super excited about having my kids in the US beforeRead More »

Just How Happy Are Work At Home Moms?

Just How Happy are Work At Home Moms?

I came across this really interesting report today that I wanted to share. It’s about the well-being – the happiness – of women who work from home, and I think it has some important information for any woman who works from home. I was especially interested in the graph towards the bottom about frustrations ofRead More »

Blog Content Strategy: A 4-Step Strategy Guide for Awesome Blog Content

4 Simple Steps to Amp Up your Blog Content Strategy

If you check most blogs across the internet, you’ll find that there’s not a lot of thought put into their blog content strategy. I’ve been just as guilty of this as anyone.  When a blog post needed to go live on Monday, I would sit down on Sunday night (or worse, Monday morning) and thinkRead More »

The Pretty Pintastic Party #48

Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party!

  Welcome to the Pretty Pintastic Party where all posts are pinned; features pinned by all! Thank you for joining our party & being a part of this party’s success!!   And THANK YOU FOR PINNING THE FEATURES! First, let’s meet the hosts: Annie from Annie’s Noms Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter Roberta from Mommy Like WhoaRead More »

What Does a WAHM Do When She’s Sick?

Moms Can't Get Sick

Is there anything worse than having a sick baby?  My son got the H1N1 flu back a few years when the big epidemic was breaking. He was already a teenager, but it was the sickest he’s ever been and it was so hard for me to see him miserable. And one of the worst nights myRead More »