A Military Wife: Sarah Ruth Today

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You won’t find a more supportive military wife than Sarah at Sarah Ruth Today! She held down the fort while her husband served in Afghanistan and continues to roll with the ups and downs that come with military life. Read more about how she copes and how blogging has helped her. What inspired you to […]

How to Make Earrings: Easy, Pretty & Cheap!

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I found an amazing bead shop this last week… and what did my little eyes spy on the back wall by the cash register? Flower Cabochons! I’ve been looking for these, forever! I think I squealed and scared the shop owner. I grabbed my sister’s arm and dragged her over. I loaded my fists full […]

Mimi Marie Design: Custom Party and Event Designs!

Let’s give Mindy of Mimi Marie Design our warmest SITS welcome.  Mindy is a graphic designer, crafter and part-time preschool teacher.  At Mimi Marie Design you’ll find  custom party design, custom pet tags and custom wood signs and frames.  She also makes all sorts of bottle cap crafts that you’ll LOVE! How did your blog emerge? My […]

Completely Eclipsed

Please welcome Melissa, ” a 20 something year old wife, teacher, and brand new mom” to SITS today.  She writes at Completely Eclipsed and has some of the best shopping advice I’ve heard!  Melissa takes a realistic view on life while balancing family life, friendships, and work. She’s completely adorable. Tell us about your blog. My […]

Five Free Tools to Monitor your Site

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Website statistics offer the unique opportunity to track exactly how others are finding and interacting with the content you produce. Without them, you’re flying blind as a blogger or relying solely on direct feedback. While direct feedback can be valuable, it also represents a small portion of your readers. Monitor your site with an analytics […]

Vote For Our Next Bloggy Boot Camp Speaker!

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In honor of our Birthday Bash, we opened up our doors to speaker proposals for both our Denver stop on September 17 and our Atlanta stop on October 22. If you’ve ever been interested in becoming a speaker at a blog conference, this was your big chance! We asked our community to send us a […]

Pesto: My Part-Time Lover & A Giveaway!

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Congratulations to Stacy Moreno! She is the lucky winner of our American Express gift card. Ever since I saw Tyler Florence make these on the Food Network, I’ve had a mini obsession. Grilled mozzarella and pesto sandwiches. Who thought that grilled cheese could get any better? Making homemade pesto is easier than you think too! […]

Outstandwich Road Trip Sweepstakes Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY OPEN TO RESIDENTS OF THE 50 U.S. AND D.C., 18 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER ONLY 1. HOW TO ENTER: Beginning at 12:01 am EDT on July 18, 2011 through 11:59 pm EDT on August 14, 2011, log on to www.outstandwich.com, click on the icon for the ”Outstandwich Road Trip Sweepstakes” and […]

A Summer Fun Live Chat 7/27

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Live Chat: Wednesday, July 27th @9pm EST   Join a gaggle of fellow community leaders for a Live Chat tonight in the Read & Play Summer Fun Community! Bloggers Melissa from Stockpiling Moms, Sharon from Teaching Tiny Tots, Candace from Naturally Educational, Stacie from The Divine Miss Mommy, Lori from Freely Educate and Jennifer from […]

A Blogger From Down Undah: Crikey mUm!

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CRIKEY! Don’t get left in this Australian blogger’s dust! Trudi from Crikey mUm is living her life to the fullest. I hope you’re inspired by her energy and humor! I only wish we could hear talk…Australian accents are my favorite. CRIKEY! The title of your blog instantly tells me you’re from Australia! What exactly does […]