10 Ways To Find Content For Your Blog

We've all heard that content is king, but what do you do if sit down to start writing that next awesome post and your mind blanks out? Even if content ideas are coming to you with ease right now, it might not always be that way. Brain lapses and … [Read more...]

Time Management Tips To Accomplish More In Less Time

If you're a stay-at-home mom - or maybe a homeschooling mom or working mom - you know that time management tips are a must.  Some people might not respect your time as much as they should. They might think it's okay to just "drop by" whenever they … [Read more...]

Why I Delete Pins and When You Shouldn’t

Earlier this year, I got slammed with messages on Facebook about a blogger that said you need to be deleting your pins on Pinterest. People wanted my thoughts on deleting pins and I was tempted to write this post then, but instead answered everyone … [Read more...]

Pinterest Tips & Tools for Bloggers

Pinterest isn't just my addiction; it's my job.  I manage Pinterest accounts for my own blogs and some amazing businesses.  When I first started using Pinterest for Midwest Modern Momma, I treated it the same as my personal account & pinned … [Read more...]

Pinterest Etiquette for Bloggers

Pinterest is probably my favorite website ever. It's my starting point for meal planning, where I go to find motivational quotes, my favorite place to find homeschool printables, and my go-to for parenting tips. It's also how I make my living. I … [Read more...]

Rich Pins for Articles in 3 Minutes or Less

Depending on how you found me, you may already know this: Pinterest isn't just my addiction; it's my job.  I run the Pinterest division for a social media management company, so memes like the one below pretty much apply to me...except I save the … [Read more...]

Becoming a Product Reviewer: Do Morals Matter in Reviewing?

If you are a new review blogger looking for free swag, you need to slow down & realize review blogging is work, hard work. Companies don't mail you out products for free. They are trading you a product for your review.  They expect you to try out … [Read more...]

Becoming a Product Reviewer: Income Tax

I know so there are so many different theories about product reviews and taxes, so when I had the opportunity to chat with a tax adviser that has experience with our industry, I jumped on it.  Below is the relevant excerpt from our conversation.  For … [Read more...]

Cheap Sally State Finalist!!!

I'm very excited that I made it as a state finalist in the Cheap Sally: Bring Home the Bacon contest!  If I finish first place for Iowa, I get to move on to the final round and compete to find the best online deals.  The winner of the final round … [Read more...]

My New Blogging Binder

In case you haven't noticed, I'm a freak for binders. I love organizational binders. There is just something about having a physical copy of everything I need to keep track of that makes me feel on top of it. I love being able to open a well laid out … [Read more...]