How Do You Know What It's Worth to Blog Something Hurtful?

Needless to say a bigger conversation ensued where folks felt like they shouldn't hide their feelings, they should have the right to say what they want. Too many people are hiding their feeling as it is. And I agree. But my main question stands... What's it worth to you? You see, while we love this brave new world of blogging, and many of us use it as therapy creating whole communities of supportive folks, there is that moment that what you share will perhaps hurt someone that is dear to you. ...more

Sip n' Shop for beauty and quality

Sip n’ Shop for Beauty and Quality ...more

How to Plan Out a Blog in 5 Easy Steps

"Katie, how do I start a blog?" This question has become rather common recently and is one that I find a little tricky to answer in a way that can be most helpful to those asking. I usually respond with "What do you want to blog about?" at which point an awkward pause usually follows. When this happens I know that it would be unhelpful of me to go through the click-by-click specifics of starting a blog. Instead, I take a step back and delve into the essential steps based on the foundation you build before starting a blog. ...more

Marysville Tulalip Life Magazine

Marysville Tulalip Life Magazine is all about connecting the community. The definition of community is, "a group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common." When we live in the same place we share everything. The schools, the parks, the restaurants, the stores, the salons, literally the space all around us and in between. Publishing and writing about community helps us to get to know who is in our space.      ...more

Social Media Policies for Small Businesses: Part 2 - Who, What, When, Why and How

The goal of creating a social media policy for your team is to cultivate positive and loyal relationships with your customers....more

A WISE TEACHER ONCE TOLD ME.....

THIS ARTICLE WAS WRITTEN BY MARY BAKER EDDY,  CONSIDERED THE MOST POWERFUL HEALER, ASIDE FROM JESUS. IMPROVE YOUR TIME SUCCESS IN OUR LIVES DEPENDS UPON PERSISTANCE, EFFORT, UPON THE IMPROVEMENT OF MOMENTS, MORE THAN UPON ANY OTHER ONE THING.  A GREAT AMOUNT OF TIME IS CONSUMED TALKING ABOUT NOTHING, DOING NOTHING, AND INDECISION AS TO WHAT  ONE SHOULD BE DOING. IF ONE WOULD LIKE TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THE FUTURE, LET THEM MAKE THE MOST OF THEIR PRESENT TIME. ...more

NaBloPoMo August 2015 Prompts

The theme for August's NaBloPoMo is KNOW. If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in August -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. Writing prompts are posted at the beginning of the month so you can plan ahead, Monday to Friday. (Weekends are for free-writing!) ...more

NaBloPoMo August 2015 Blogroll

The theme for August is KNOW! ...more

Tell Us What You Know With August's NaBloPoMo

So what is the NaBloPoMo theme of the month? ...more