Category Archives: blogging

Behind the Scenes: Life of a Corporate Blogger

I’m definitely into blogging, which is a good thing because I’m a writer who works in public relations and manages the communications blog for a large, international company during the day (a corporate blogger) – and am also a lifestyle … Continue reading

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Are Bloggers Narcissists?

My biggest fan (my mom) has tried to get several of her friends to read my blog over the past two years. She says they all say something like, “I don’t want to read about what someone had for lunch.” … Continue reading

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Find Out What Unusual and Weird Holiday It Is and Celebrate It

Everyone’s heard of weird holidays like Houseplant Appreciation Day (Jan. 10), right?

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What I Learned about Blogging in the First Year

Yippee! It’s my one-year blogiversary!

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Highs and Lows of April

Spring is finally here! Highs 1) Made a reservation for a cruise to Venice and the Greek Islands this summer with a fun friend. Can’t wait — we’ll have a blast!

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Excited to Go to BlogHer 2015 Conference in NYC

Just made reservations for my first bloggers conference — the big one. Yep, it’s the BlogHer 2015 conference in New York City — held at the Midtown Manhattan Hilton. This is going to be a real adventure– just me and … Continue reading

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How to Find Ideas for Blog Posts

Once you start a blog, you’re always looking for interesting topics to write about… Keep a notebook handy at all times and use the “how to find ideas for blog posts” list below to generate content: 1) Listen to people’s conversations … Continue reading

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2014 Year in Review

Here’s my 2014 year in review: 1) Am still single and searching. Have had a few “first Internet dates” this year (and enough time has passed that I can now laugh about them!) They weren’t horrible enough to be described … Continue reading

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Blog Stats for Thoughts, Tips and Tales during 2014

  Just received some statistics about my blog during 2014. Very interesting… What do you think?

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Swearing in Blog Posts Doesn’t Make you Look like a Rebel — It Makes You Look Trashy

Bloggers, if you use swear words in public posts — especially the f-word, c-word, or g-d-word  —  or even “freakin’” — when we all know what you’re thinking — I beg you to reconsider. Someday, I think you’ll be sorry you chose … Continue reading

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