Why I'm Joining #NaBloPoMo

It’s no secret to anyone who reads my blog that I have been experiencing extreme writer’s block for about 18 months....more

Adult Children of Bloggers Support Group

“And there were only thirty-two comments. I mean, did she not love me enough to promote my post further? My sister’s post? The one I mentioned last week? About the diaper accident? One-hundred-seventy-four. And it was picked up by the Huffington Post. Was my lisp not good enough? Was I not good enough?” ...more
Funny, but thought-provoking all at the same time.  Lesson learned: Don't vent about my son all ...more

The Price of Free Toothpaste: Mom Blogging and Brand Ambassador Programs

What happens when a giant, multinational corporation decides to pay brand ambassadors in free product and “fun opportunities”? A case study.The back story: I received an email a couple months ago inviting me to spend a day at the Four Seasons Hotel in Toronto learning about various Proctor and Gamble brands. Joining this “blogger ambassador” program would involve displaying a P&Gmom badge on my blog, writing and tweeting about the event and the products and regularly sharing news about new products and promotions and hosting giveaways....more

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Mom Promoting Moms.

Mom Promoting Moms. Who knows how to promote mom blogs better than a mom blogger? From promoting her own blogs, this mom can get you viral fast. Getting you set up on Social Sites, link-sharing sites, meta-tags, link optimization. Let this mom help get you NOTICED.   Need online content, presence and high Google rankings? This is a breakdown of what I will provide for you, your company or product. ...more

Have you seen social networking sites used as gossip?

Lately I have witnessed social networking like blogs, twitter, and myspace used as a way to attack, degrade, and gang up on women and businesses. "Like" communities seem to gathering in what only can be described as 'cliques' and using thier power as bloggers and reaching a wide group of people through twitter and talking about other sites and products in an effort to destroy the reputation of that person or product. ...more