21 Days to a Rockin’ Social Media Presence

Most business people tell me they’re overwhelmed by social media. Where should you be? How do you work it into your already crammed schedule? What’s the ROI? This article aims to help you establish or improve your online presence in bite-size chunks -- 10-30 minutes a day over a period of 21 days. Popular research says it takes 21 days to establish a new habit so by baby stepping your way into social media marketing, you’ll establish a framework to connect with your customers and create raving fans! ...more
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10 Health Blogging Lessons I Learned in 2012

Reflection is something I don’t do often enough, though I should, because I believe it offers an opportunity to learn. In fact, I began thinking that the only time I do reflect is to laugh again at something humorous that happened or to anguish and obsess over an incident that occurred too long ago to do anything more, then feel bad about it. However, this being a new year, I thought I would share some of the health-related things I learned about blogging this year. To arrive at my conclusions, I did reflect back, and enjoyed the reminiscing. Here are my thoughts:...more
Hi Elaine! I enjoyed reading your post. I recently started blogging last year, and after the ... more

Adopting a Shelter Dog

Back in August, I had the pleasure of helping organize the BlogHer ’12 Pet Fashion Show, partnering with PetSmart and the ASPCA. The best part of the experience was seeing all the cute pups that participated and hearing their adoption stories (which you can read more about in my recap post)....more
I love coming across reading other people's joy of adopting animals from shelters. My family ... more