I’m Still Standing website: a sneak peak

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It amazes me how fast this year has flown by… September, really? The summer went by in a blink of an eye, we went from event to event in our home, and I anxiously awaited the arrival of my newly designed site, which will be here…. Soon! I’m Still Standing started out in the spring […]


So what was blogher all about?

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After 2 years I finally made it to blogher! I have always heard about the clothes, the shoes, the swag, the parties, and the networking and wanted to experience it for myself… So this is what I learned… 1. Virtual friends really are real “blood and bones.” So many of my friends who do not […]


Can you feel my excitement?

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photo credit: Mrs. FireMom It is almost here… #blogher11. I am so excited to finally be “going” to this convention with a mere 3000 attendees who love to write about anything and everything! If you are reading this I probably don’t need to tell you what blogher is all about but for the few friends […]


The top 10 things I am going to write

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photo bucket: Courtney Dirks I have been thinking a LOT lately about my “life.” I’m coming to a pretty big day in my life next week (birthday, and it’s a BIG one!) and it really has me thinking a lot about well “life.” As a child I heard and now fully understand and appreciate that […]


Dear friends and readers,

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photo credit: Ceres B I wanted to write a letter here and let you know about some exciting things happening in my life and on my site. After leading ProBloggers 31 Days to a Better Blog twice since January I have been spending lots and lots of time working on my own content and reviewing […]


Who needs sleep? I have a blog to worry about!

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Ideas… Ideas… Ideas… Yup that’s me the “idea” lady… Spend hours when I’m “supposed” to be sleeping thinking about ideas for my site… After my horror last week when I realized that somehow according to Google I suck! I want to sit down and work on my site… or in this case think about it […]


According to Google… I… um… “Suck!”

I am so upset… Can someone please pass me a cup of coffee? I can’t remember being this upset since I was in school and worried about a grade NOT that I ever got a grade like this one… Last week I realized that I had my Google Analytics entered in my HTML wrong. Well, […]


Camp for Sista’s, I was so there!

For the past year and a half I have been writing this site and when I started I did what I usually do jump in with both feet. I quickly joined a few networking sites one of which was The Secret is in the Sauce or for short The Sits Girls. If any of you […]


10 honest things about myself

1. I can be a very determined person if I really want something.2. I’m a bit bossy, but that’s because I’m always right lol3. I’m a bit obsessive compulsive; the organization of the frames in my house will show that!4. I am tired of Jon & Kate. Enough said!5. I’m compassionate to a fault.6. I […]