5 Hard Lessons I Learned While Photographing Food

Let me start this by saying I do NOT consider myself a great, good, or even mediocre photographer of food.  I still, even 4 years later, consider myself lucky when I get a shot that’s not blurry, over exposed, boring, and the food actually looks appealing.  On the days that I actually get a shot […]


Good Morning Friends! I am so happy about the feedback I am getting from all of you about starting your own blog! The feedback I am getting is that most of you have a passion or desire to start a blog but most of you just don’t know where to begin.  I can only hope that my […]

5 Ways You Can Use Facebook to Gain New Followers

A lot of people (personally and professionally) have noticed how their Facebook reach has either dipped considerably or remained stagnant. This is not a coincidence and I’ll tell you why.   Facebook has recently changed their feed algorithm so that posts from pages are now less visible than before.  Facebook has taken upon themselves to DECIDE what your […]

Your Blog Will Go No Where Without These Imperative Plugins

I’m really enjoying doing these posts for you guys in the hopes it’s helping you start your own blog!  I couldn’t be more blessed and truly truly LOVE what I do every day. As I’ve said before I knew NOTHING about websites before I decided to embark on this journey.  I had no idea how […]

Sponsored Posts: What They Are and Why You Need Them!

Today I wanted to discuss a part of blogging that took me almost 4 yrs to dive into.  My hope is that by sharing this with you, you won’t waste NEARLY as much time as I did to see the monetary rewards that your blog can potentially make. I’m not saying that money should be the MAIN reason […]

6 Useful Tips for New Bloggers

If  someone with a crystal ball told me 4 years ago that not only would I be a full time blogger, and making money doing it, but I would then be a mentor for OTHER new bloggers …. I’d say you were NUTS! I really didn’t even know where to begin to be honest.  I had […]