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10 Takeaways From the Blog Elevated Conference

I’d been looking forward to my first big bloggers conference all year long, Blog Elevated and it finally happened a couple of weeks ago. I was curious about the level of speakers and what I’d takeaway. Let me tell you that I was greatly impressed with the quality of speakers. They were all [...]

My First ATX Blogger Mixer

The gremlin chatter began days before I attended my first blogger’s event. Will I belong there? I’m twice the age of these girls I thought. Am I gonna be dressed fashionably enough? My mind began playing games with me like I was on an episode of the Price Is Right. Questions reconsidering my [...]

31 Days at Sea

Uncertainty, inexperienced, unqualified, and in over my head is exactly what I felt when I announced to the world, on Facebook no less that I was IN on the 31 days writing challenge. I sort of committed without even knowing really and truly what it entailed. I actually don’t think I was ever [...]

5 Fall Reads

I’ll be honest, I’ve never loved reading. Even in school it was a task for me. Today in this busy over technological world of ours, it’s hard to make time to read. So my reading list this fall is short and the subject matter is only about what I love. Reading about my passions; [...]

31 Days

I’ve been itching for some writing inspiration, something to jump start my energy for this blog I’ve started. About a week ago I spent the better part of an evening on line, searching for a blog conference, a class, something to pull me in, to grab me and to teach me. I asked those I [...]