A few weeks ago, I wrote a post detailing where bloggers can get paid for their writing. I also had some in-depth follow-up discussions with some of my closest blogging friends about syndicating content and when and if we should ever write for free. There was a resounding NO to the latter. While I agree, that blogging for money is better than blogging for peanuts (or t-shirts or mugs), I do believe there are several exceptions to this rule. When writing a post can generate a lot of eyeballs and drive traffic to your blog, I say go for it! Page views and unique visits are the long-tail aspects of monetization. Read more
Okay. I need to have a talk with Google. For the second, third, and fourth times in the last couple weeks, this pleasant little search who could has gotten me into trouble. When your husband walks into the room and says, “What the hell are you looking at?” and immediately walks right back out the door, you know it can’t be anything good. And it’s not. Which is why I’m sharing with you. Read more
I have a confession to make. I think I’m on the road to bald. And, no, that’s not a town in Idaho. I’m talking losing my hair in generous clumps, could make a freaking sweater balding. It all started after the birth of my daughter two years ago, eased up when I was pregnant last year, and is obviously in turbo drive four months postpartum. Read more
Looking for an easy pork dish that the whole family will enjoy? Look no further! This recipe for Crock Pot Thai Peanut Pork is tasty and easy to make. The kids will be asking for seconds – guaranteed! It’s just the right combination of hot, sweet, and smooth! Read more
I’m a huge fan of the Academy Awards which airs March 2 on ABC. When the red carpet rolls out, my TV is on! I especially love the glitz and glamor! Million dollar jewelry sparkling under the lights of the cameras. Celebrities looking as if they just stepped off the runway. It’s an event that makes you wish you were one of Will Smith’s kids! Read more
Look above. See that cover? That’s the cover of genius and a whole shitload of laughs! I’m so excited to be taking part in the cover reveal of I Just Want to be Alone by Jen of People I Want to Punch in the Throat. This much-anticipated book is the follow-up to the best-selling I Just Want to Pee Alone (IJWTPA), a collection of hilarious essays from 37 of the most kick ass mom bloggers on the web.
So what can we expect from I Just Want to be Alone? Jen was awesome enough to answer a few questions: Read more