How to Create Fun Blogging Business Cards

Want to know how to create fun business cards that you can pass out at your next blogging conference? ...more
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How a Diaper Bag Insert Turned into a Crowdfunding Site for Moms

About a month after having my son, Teddy, I had my first moment of (new) mom inspiration. Somehow in my sleep-depraved, poorly showered, deer-in-headlights state, I came up with a damn good idea....more
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How to Edit Photos on Your Phone With Snapseed, VSCOcam, Squaready, & Instagram

Now that you've learned to take great photos with your iPhone camera and other apps, it's time to edit! ...more
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Style Hunter: Chic Work and Laptop Bags

My previously coveted brand for laptop bags was always Acme Made because they had such pretty colours and fabrics but I went to their site […] ...more

What Culinary School Is REALLY Like

A year ago, I quit my nine-to-five job to attend the Institute of Culinary Education in Manhattan. Since then, I've encountered a lot of questions on the subject. Are you dreaming of crisp white jackets and long stainless-steel worktables? Read on to find out what going to culinary school is really all about. Who goes to culinary school? ...more

Lemon Buttermilk Sheet Cake

So, if I was a better person, I would have posted this before Memorial Day. It's pretty much fantabulous--moist and lemon-y with a sugar sprinkle on top that sort of hardens on the frosting to create a lemon-sugar shell. I made this cake for last month's book club ....more

My Apologies

I want to apologize for not having a post written for my day today. Given the holiday and the day off yesterday, I got my days all mixed up and I forgot today was Tuesday. I fully intended on writing my post tonight (thinking today was Monday), until GF texted me, asking me when I was going to post: GF: “Are you going to post today?” Me: “I’m writing my post tonight but I won’t post it until the morning.” GF: “It’s Tuesday, though” After a few minutes thinking about it: Me: “O #$%@ ....more

What I wish someone had told me at graduation

Over the weekend, I attended Sacramento State's Arts and Letters graduation ceremony. It was my first time on the faculty side and it surprised me how much fun I had watching so many of my students walk across the stage.I loved that the Communication Studies faculty lined the center aisle and shook hands and/or hugged every one of our graduates. (Next time, I might implement a High-Five policy because my hand is still sore from hundreds of shakes.)...more

3 Subtle Ways You Might Be Sabotaging Your Own Business

You work so hard to grow your business, but what if you were simultaneously working against it? It’s not as crazy as it seems. Many business owners make the following common mistakes that may be costing more business than you realize....more

Own Your Niche

“Success comes from standing out, not fitting in.” – Don DraperThere is nothing more tempting than trying to provide your customer or client with everything that they ask for. After all, you want to make sure that they are happy, right? Happy customers pay their bills and return as clients. But what is the cost to you?...more

11 Money-Saving Life Hacks for City Living

This is a guest post from our blogger friend, Isabella. Moving to live in the city can be one of the most exciting experiences in a person’s life. If you have never experienced city living, you are in for a fantastic time ....more

4 Steps to Pay Down Debt – Awkward Money Chat – Season 2 Episode 4

When looking for guests for Season 2 of Awkward Money Chat, I put out a notice in my bi-weekly newsletter. I was looking for guests with interesting money stories and tips to share, and LBMT reader Gina answered the call. Her story? ...more

Toy Department Lightning Deals for Tuesday: Shopping Cart. Play Food, More

Don’t miss these four toy department Lightning Deals today. All get great ratings and all are Prime Early Access: Noon ET:...more