Friday Favorites, vol. 28

here // We all know Bloglovin‘ is great for following the blogs you love to read, but according to Elle it’s a lot more than that. ...more

Why Debate is a Necessary Part of Our Society

here I’ve mentioned before that one of the biggest things college taught me was to have an opinion. ...more

Interview with a Blogger: The Lady Errant

here Kelly over at The Lady Errant has long been one of my favorite bloggers – she writes on a lot of really interesting topics in a thoughtful and educational way. And by now you’ve probably heard about the monthly link-up she and I host – The F-Word – to discuss feminism with other bloggers out there. So it probably comes as no surprise that I’m really excited to be able to share this interview with you today, where Kelly talks all about her time teaching English in Korea and China and the familiar itch to travel again soon, her new blog design business, and blogging ....more

Meet the Sponsors: Simplicity Relished

“Simplicity Relished is about living a simple life that brings joy and creativity into the community. While I share good stories, wardrobe tips, good recipes and reflections, the main theme is to live in a manner that values relationships, dreams, and becoming who we want to be!” Alison Yin Photography Over the last month, I’ve had so much fun getting to know Daisy and the things she writes about, from blogging tips and tricks to relationship advice and travel stories! Without revealing too much of herself, Daisy lets her readers in to get to know her and you can always tell that...more

Friday Favorite, vol. 27

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All I Want for Christmas

By now, most people (read: not me) have finished their holiday...more

10 Blog Post Ideas to Beat Writer’s Block and Start a Conversation

Last night, after days of procrastinating the process of writing a blog post, I took to Twitter (and had a pretty fun conversation with Mary about abandoning our blogs to write about ponies and kittens instead), Pinterest, and Bloglovin‘ in search of some inspiration. ...more

Meet the Sponsors: Musings of a Creative Writer

“I started Musings of a Creative Writer in November 2010 for my creative pursuits. Earlier in 2010 I had a spiritual blog, but deleted it because it wasn’t my style and well, I moved in another direction and wanted to focus on that. When I created Musings of a Creative Writer, I was about to release my third self published book: In the Strawberry Patch, and wanted something to advertise my writing ....more

A Discussion of the CIA Report and Finding a Moral High Ground

Disclaimer: I know that this is going to be a controversial post, that there will people with more information than me, and people who do not agree with me. ...more

10 Blogging Lessons: A Collaboration with Living in Yellow

I’ve mentioned before how much I’ve learned from and about blogging in the five years since I started, like what SEO means (hint: not short emo ostrich, which is what my 17-year-old self would have guessed), how to make friends...more