Dear Facebook friends: Is blue poop normal?

There is a moment in most modern parents' lives, when you will find that your parenting instincts fail you. It's not a happy moment and you certainly aren't ready for it, but there it is....more

Social Media Policies For Small Businesses: Why You Need One

If you run a small business, it’s easy to get sucked into the thinking that you don’t need all the bureaucratic red tape that comes with corporate America....more

Catphishing is a Heartless Scam

When someone online presents as a different person than their true self, this is called catphishing, and it occurs on online dating sites....more

#3Things That Made Me Not Want to Post About My Pregnancy on Facebook

It's not necessarily that I don't want people to know. Although, honestly, it'd be nice if some didn't. But my pregnancy is my own, and nobody else's, and I like it that way. I struggle a lot with people pleasing, and when I open myself up to a ton of opinions, it makes my life a lot harder. And because I want to share with you why I think it's fine to not always post big news on social media, here's a post on #3THINGS that made me not want to post about my pregnancy on Facebook....more

Small Businesses: 3 Reasons Why You Need Social Media

You’re a small business on a small budget with a small staff and certainly not enough hours in a day. If you’re up to your eyeballs in making sure you make ends meet, do you really have time to waste on social media?...more


So you want to be a successful blogger. You've built your site. You have your blog in order. You've written lots of posts. You've grown a bit of a following. You're active on social media. Well keeping reading! Below you will find 5 things that successful bloggers do every day! But maybe now you're at a standstill. Maybe you need more followers to get more monetization opportunities....more

Social Media Success: Choose Quality Over Quantity

As a small business owner, it’s easy to get caught up creating “tangible” goals for social media engagement. If your posts are getting x number of likes and y number of shares, you’re doing it well, right? The answer isn’t clear cut....more

I Wrote A Blog Post – Now What?

You’ve taken a big step and created a blog for your small business. Congratulations! Blogging is an excellent way to create focused content about your products and services. But once you’ve got a post ready, what steps should you take next?...more

Mindfully being.

It’s no secret that I am an incredibly sensitive, empathetic person. Which, as we know, can be both a blessing and a curse. The news lately has been heavily weighing on me. Certain news stories are triggering hard emotions – but I can’t stop reading. Social media can do similar things. I adore social media and have found it priceless in my ability to connect with others – but reading about others’ experiences, often negative ones, as people tend to post on social media, has felt taxing....more

ROI: Three Ways To Measure Social Media Impact

It can be hard to know if what you’re posting online is making any difference. But just because you’re not seeing any outward sign of movement doesn’t mean you aren’t making a positive impact on your small business....more