I wrote a post last week about why I’m getting back into the art of blogging again; i.e. why my blog is still important to me and how I think ‘the blog’ still has a role to play in todays modern way of taking in information. It was actually really nice to get so much great feedback on the post…

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“Did you ever stop?” I hear you say. Well no, not really. In the 3.5 years that I have now been blogging I’ve never really taken a long break at all. I think I have still blogged nearly every week. However, over the last 6 months or so my blog content has become much shorter, less ‘chatty’ and predominantly sponsored…

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When I started my blog over 3 years ago it was mostly bloggers who read other blogs. Within parenting blogging there were only really a few super-popular bloggers at that time whose blog posts went viral or who won all the awards! No-one had really started getting book deals or TV adverts or having super-star status on Instagram. In fact,…

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My friend and I were texting each other the other day about Emma Hill’s Instagram Stories. She is stylish, friendly, warm and absolutely hilarious on camera – and we are both transfixed with everything she says. And she’s not the only one that I’m currently hooked on watching. I love catching up with my favourites at the end of a busy…

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Due to this personal blog, as well as all my other social media clients, I now spend a great deal of time on social media during the week; promoting different content and engaging with users on a whole host of topics. Which, I actually truly enjoy! It’s really exciting to think that what started out initially as a hobby of mine 3 years…

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I have noticed in the last few years the rising popularity of female entrepreneurs, especially during maternity leave and beyond. The digital industry (blogging, marketing, PR, web design, social media etc) has made it even easier than ever to start your own enterprise and earn an income from it. A business that you can launch (and run) from the comfort of your own home –…

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Whether you’re a new blogger, or you have been blogging for a long time, one thing that’s crucial within the digital industry is that you need to be able to work well with the people that matter – i.e. brands and businesses. As a blogger, being able to work well with the key stakeholders within the blogging world (PR contacts, brands, small…

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Blogs have soared in popularity recently and with websites such as WordPress offering customers the chance to make a great looking blogs, it’s now easier than ever to get writing on the web. If you love to write or give your opinion, then setting up a blog could be a great hobby for you that could even turn into a…

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Since I became a freelance blogger & writer a few years ago, and since the twins started attending preschool three days a week, our daily life has changed a great deal. It now sees me working during the day, as well as using the gym, going shopping, doing housework or catching up with friends. I try to cram as much as…

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