10 Great Blogging Tips for Beginners

When I began blogging a couple years ago, I thought I'd just write a few things and give myself a little something to do that didn't completely revolve around my daughter. I began sharing deals and such that I found, basically to keep it off my personal Facebook news feed because hubby said I was spamming everyone. Apparently he didn't appreciate sales as much as I did. Down the line I realized no one was looking at, reading, or commenting on my posts. Even more so, I started noticing that other bloggers were doing these great reviews and some were even making money from their blog! Wow ... new territory! So, I wouldn't say that my blog is successful in a way that I'm earning a paycheck, but I have come a long way since the beginning. That said, here's a list of things I wish I knew when I started blogging! ...more
This was very helpful. I'm very passionate about what I'm blogging about, but clueless how to ... more

It's #timetotalk about Mental Health

It’s #timetotalk today, highlighting issues of mental health. Here are a few things I feel it’s #timetotalk about:...more
fantastic! more

What To Do When Worry & Anxiety Take Over

Have you even been paralyzed by a nagging fear or worry about something taking place in the future? Like to the point of complete inactivity/couch potato action? Maybe it’s running into an ex at a mac-and-cheese eating contest (umm, not that that’s happened or anything). Perhaps it’s something career defining- the big meeting with your boss’s boss’s boss that you’ve been asked to attend for the first time. Or maybe you are choosing to have a difficult conversation with someone you care about, and how you plan to approach them is keeping you up at night....more
This is interesting. I have acute anxiety with Aspergers and epilepsy. Quite a trio. more

Love in the Afternoon: Soap Operas Dying a Slow Death

I remember when soap operas use to be THE guilty pleasure -- no one really admitted to watching them but somehow we all knew the storylines. ...more
So true! I love GH and Y&R more

Book Review: I Can Barely Take Care of Myself: Tales From a Happy Life Without Kids by Jen Kirkman

I Can Barely Take Care of Myself by Jen Kirkman Simon & Schuster Publishing Date: April 16, 2013 ISBN: 9781451667004 Price: $15.00...more
I heard about this. I have to get it on Kindle. more

Ten Things That Make Your Blog a Hot Mess

Is Your Blog a Hot Mess?I love the blogsphere. I have met some amazing bloggers in my 9 years and I have read a lot of posts on a lot of sites....more
I'm new to BlogHer and I have a relatively new blog about living with Epilepsy, Aspergers, and ... more