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Back to School is Looming | Get Kids Reading with the #DiverseKidLit Linkup

Welcome to #DiverseKidLit ! Please join us in sharing your diverse children’s book links and resources, as well as visiting other links to find great suggestions and recommendations. What Is #DiverseKidLit? Diverse Children’s Books is a book-sharing meme designed to promote the reading and writing of children’s books that feature diverse characters. This community embraces all kinds of… Read More Back to School is Looming | Get Kids Reading with the #DiverseKidLit Linkup

Best Of, Life Lessons, Solopreneurs, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Lessons we can glean from Powerful Mompreneurs

I am sure I am not the only one who has watched powerful entrepreneurial women like Joanna Gaines, Jessica Alba, Tina Fey or Arianna Huffington on TV and silently longed for their life and success. The reality is that these successful moms who have blazed the trail before us have already offered up plenty of… Read More Lessons we can glean from Powerful Mompreneurs

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The Mother of all Magnets

Colorful flower centerpieces and a solitary “Happy Mother’s Day” cardboard cutout grace the back seat of my Family Truckster as I begin the final planning stages of the Mother’s Day luncheon that is soon to occur at my house. Just to be clear, “luncheon” may actually be a bit overstated. It sounds fancy but the… Read More The Mother of all Magnets

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Markers and Mandalas: Adult Coloring Books and Supplies to Feed your Addiction

I am hooked on adult coloring books. It’s downright therapeutic. I actually was describing it to a friend the other day and actually used the sentence, “Yeah, it’s my “thing.”…. When you first think of coloring, you might think of children excitedly coloring in books with their favorite cartoon characters. But there’s a trend that… Read More Markers and Mandalas: Adult Coloring Books and Supplies to Feed your Addiction

Social Media for Authors, Tools of the Trade, Virtual Assistant, WAHM

Feeling Frazzled? Try a Social Media Slow DOWN

Social media seems to change faster and faster every year. Let me correct that; every WEEK. What was once “the-uber-best-hot strategy” can be viewed as “so last year” in just a few months. The learning curve with social media can be steep, and some folks feel as if keeping up with trends, strategies, and changes… Read More Feeling Frazzled? Try a Social Media Slow DOWN

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5 Things To NOT do at a Meetup

Networking events and Meetups are awesome. A Meetup group is a local community of people. Meetup groups are sustained through Meetup events, which are face-to-face gatherings that happen in real life between members and organizers. You can find a Meetup group in your neighborhood on the Find page. Being a pretty seasoned “networker” I totally enjoy attending these events and since I’ve “been around… Read More 5 Things To NOT do at a Meetup

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2018 is YOUR year and FREElance FREEdom is a “thing”

Here we are again. A brand new year. How did that happen? I know, right?! Time flies crazy fast. Everyone is frantically planning how they are going to rock 2018 and make this year their year. And they should. Changes will be made. Resolutions will be formed and steps will be taken to point this… Read More 2018 is YOUR year and FREElance FREEdom is a “thing”