How to Host a Book-Themed Birthday Party

book-themed birthday party

Sunshine and Lily talk about their birthday parties for months before they actually happen, so I’m always keeping an eye out for ideas.  When Brenda Priddy of Daily Mayo (whom I met last week during the Ultimate Blog Party) mentioned a book-themed birthday party, I said, “That’s a great idea!”  Here’s her suggestions for how [...]

5 Things I Learned from My Top 5 Posts

5 Things I Learned from my Top 5 Blog Posts

At the end of last year, I took a look at my top five posts.  I was actually surprised by which posts had gotten the most hits in all the time that I’ve been blogging.  This is what I learned about blogging from those five posts. My Top 5 Posts: One Family’s Adoption Story Aunthood [...]

Golden Naturals Skin Care Review

Golden Naturals Pristine Skin Care

When I was in my teens, I struggled with acne.  I’d browse the skin care aisle at the drugstore, reading labels and trying any product that promised to cure my zits.  Nothing really worked and so I’d give up until a new product came along that tried to work miracles.  I had little help from [...]

Behind the Blog: Renata of Keeping the Me in Mommy

Renata of Keeping the Me in Mommy

Today I’m delighted to introduce another mom blogger whom I’ve met through a Facebook blogger’s group.  I love Renata’s advice about writing and being creative after having children.  She lives in Coquitlam, BC, with her husband and two children. KBW: First, tell us a bit about yourself. Renata: Hi, I’m Renata.  I am the imperfect [...]

Mom Conference April 7-14, 2014

Mom Conference April 7-14, 2014

I love going to conferences.  There’s something about getting away for a weekend to focus on a topic—writing, blogging, faith—that’s just so awesome.  But sometimes it’s hard to get away.  That’s why I’m super excited about the Mom Conference this week—’cause it’s coming to us!!! Drop by Mom Conference to register.  Each day, you’ll get [...]

It’s the Ultimate Blog Party 2014!

Ultimate Blog Party 2014

What does April mean in the blogosphere? It’s time to party at the Ultimate Blog Party 2014!!! I had a ton of fun partying in 2012 and 2013.  Last year, I met Janice at the Connecting Bloggers and Brands Conference in Vancouver and had the chance to work with Susan as a social media trainee [...]