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Starbucks and Sponsorships

Recently I had a visitor mention that because I've started to share more of my own life and photos from my actual day to day, that perhaps I've "sold out"  and  maybe my blog isn't as authentic.

How to know when your blog is real

There are a lot of blogs out there. Mommy blogs, Review blogs, make-up and photography blogs pop up every day.  Some make it, some have great content and gain readers.  Some don't.. the writer gets bored and eventually walks away. I love to write, I always have.  It was a great way to cope with life and stress.  I loved writing in diaries and little notebooks. All were filled with notes about life as I saw it.
Take ownership of your title

Owning Your Title

As my writing career has begun to shift lately I’ve been amazed at how my titles have also changed. It wasn’t so long ago that my only claim to fame was once being a pre-school teacher and my fans were really just 2 year olds who loved my monster noises and snack time. I have always thought of myself as a writer, but it wasn’t until last year that my… Read More »Owning Your Title

Unforgettable – Blackfish

 Today I saw clips from a truly unforgettable film, Blackfish, about the  mesmerizing story of Orcas in captivity and what can truly be called a psychological thriller. This movie will make you rethink everything you knew about the marine life entertainment industry.   When I was a little girl, I wanted to be out there in those tanks. I wanted to know them, be with them, and loved them as most… Read More »Unforgettable – Blackfish