Blog conferences are all about the follow-up: business card test

I’ve been to the large blogging conference BlogHer twice and am about to go for my third time early next month. Business cards are a must-have when you attend conference like this because you meet so many new people…. at BlogHer, there’s a huge expo hall filled with sponsors that everyone wants to meet and many times you also throw your business card into a bucket to enter some sort of contest or giveaway. Then there are the private parties used for networking, too, and all the other bloggers you interact with.

So last

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First Annual Blogger Baby Shower for a Cause

Next month, Kristine of Cora’s Story and I will be in NYC to attend the annual blogging conference, BlogHer. This will be my third year going and I can’t wait!!! Things will be a bit different this year though… I’m bringing my sweet baby girl Rebecca with me. She’s excited to meet all my friends 😉 Also, I’m being sponsored this year by Baby’s First Test. They work to raise awareness about the life-saving Read More…

full-time mom, full-time writer, full-time stressed.

WOW where is this summer going?! I used to be able to get so much done during the day… not just around the house, but also on the blogs… but now? I’m so.behind. And I don’t think it’s the addition of kid #2, I think it’s Ryan’s age. He has to be constantly entertained and kept occupied. Or else. You don’t want to know. lol.

It’s my goal to get out of the house every day. I really try to make plans and we do keep busy. We have season passes to a nearby

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a baby blogger!

It’s almost time for BlogHer again… ahhhh! If you aren’t familiar, BlogHer is a big annual conference in August for…. bloggers! I’ve been the past two years and have plans to go again this year. It’s in NYC once again and I can’t wait! More official news on my sponsor and plans will be coming soon 🙂

This year, I’m taking Rebecca with me! She’ll be just over 5 months old at the time of the conference and she’s such a chill and easy baby, I think we’ll have a great time!

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blogging with a view

We were just at a cabin on the lake in Wisconsin for a few days. Ahhh, if only my view while blogging was always like this!!! The weather was perfect and it was a gorgeous time of year to be there.

I’m featured on ABC’s Million Moms Challenge!

Take the Million Moms Challenge and help out moms and babies around the world. For the first 100,000 that sign up, J&J will donate $100,000 to several NGOs to help the cause–and you don’t have to be a mom to help a mom. So go check it out! It’s just a simple form with your name and email.

I participated by writing a post for ABC’s Million Moms Challenge page about the best moment of this pregnancy. AH! What a hard moment to choose! Overall, I love pregnancy and it has all been great.

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BlogHer12: who’s going?!

I know, I know, I haven’t even posted my BlogHer11 recap yet. Mainly because I just don’t even know where to start. The weekend was a blur! But I do know I had an amazing time and am so glad I went. BlogHer12 tickets are already on sale AND they’re 20% off the early bird price this month… so I plan on buying now! Are you going?

Have you heard yet where BlogHer12 will be?!?!

New York, concrete jungle where dreams are made ofThere’s nothin’ you can’t do Now

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