Blog Spotlight: Kiersten from Oh My Veggies


Meet Kiersten from Oh My Veggies  Blogger: Kiersten Blog Name: Oh My Veggies How’d you get started blogging? After I finished grad school, I was doing a lot of consulting work, which tends to be pretty feast or famine. During one of the famine times, I took up blogging because I had been wanting to start […]

Blog Spotlight: Marybeth from Baby Savers

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Meet Marybeth from Baby Savers Blogger: MarybethBlog Name: Baby Savers You blog about freebies, coupons, babies, giveaways and more. How’d you get started and why cover so many topics? I started blogging in 2008. I had been reading “deal blogs” and deal forums for a long time, and I had just had my first baby. I’m naturally a bargain-shopper, […]

Blog Spotlight: Eliza from The Life of a Home Mom

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Meet Eliza from The Life of a Home Mom Blogger: Eliza Blog Name: The Life of a Home Mom Why do you blog? I started blogging as a way of keeping my husband informed of life back home when he was over in Iraq. I was blogging about life, things I bought and loved and of […]

Blog Spotlight: Audrey from Barking Mad

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Meet Audrey from Barking Mad Blogger: Audrey Blog Name: Barking Mad, Magnificently Flawed What are you barking mad about? “Barking Mad” is a British euphemism for insanity or craziness. My husband is British and I had lived over in the UK before and after we were married. I’d hear the phrase during the course of […]

Blog Spotlight: Dianna from Oy Vey a Day

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Meet Dianna from Oy Vey a Day! Blogger: Dianna Blog Name: Oy Vey a Day How’d your blog get its name? Oy vey: a Yiddish phrase of exasperation or consternation. From the phrase, “oy vey iz mir,” meaning “oh woe is me.”  As the mom of a 4-year-old and a 2-year-old, I have at least one “oy vey” […]

Blogger Spotlight: Sheila from Sheilacakes

Sheila from Sheilacakes

Sheila’s always been a huge supporter of me and Mommy’s Busy, Go Ask Daddy. I can’t even remember when I first became aware of her blog, Sheilacakes, but I definitely remember replying to her Twitter account and finding myself laughing uncontrollably. Online, she’s outspoken, a riot, and a sweetheart to boot. In person, well, I’ve […]

Blog Spotlight: Karen Eidson from FabGrandma


Meet Karen Eidson from FabGrandma  Blogger: Karen Eidson Blog Name: How’d you get started blogging? I got started blogging because my son, who is in the Air Force, was stationed in England and met his wife over there. I wanted to have a way for my new daughter-in-law to “meet” our family and get to […]

Blog Spotlight: Neal from Raised By My Daughter

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Meet Neal from Raised By My Daughter Blogger: Neal Call Blog: Raised By My Daughter   How’d your blog get its name?  It came to me in a dream. Also, when I had a kid, I realized that I was going to have to let a lot of my juvenile inclinations and excuses go. Have I let […]

Blog Spotlight: Erin from The Mom Buzz

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I was first stung by Erin‘s blog The Mom Buzz when I happened to catch one of her tweets about a Zombie Run. That led me to her blog where I learned she was training for her first 5K, which would involve avoiding a pack of flesh-eating zombies. Not your typical post from a mommy […]

Blog Spotlight: Carrie from Carrie Elle


Meet Carrie from Carrie Elle Blogger: Carrie Blog: Carrie Elle Why do you blog? I love to write, and I love to create.  When I was younger, I poured my heart out into journals (with a pen, and paper…old school style).  This is just an extension of that.  For me, blogging is both an outlet, and a […]

Blog Spotlight: Carter from DadScribe

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Meet Carter from DadScribes Blogger: Carter Blog: DadScribe How’d your blog get its name? When I started playing online poker (for fun; never for real money), my handle was RayScribe. When my wife took over administration of the parenting blog for the newspaper where we both once worked, she took the Twitter handle @MomScribe. So, I toyed […]

Blog Spotlight: Nina from Nina Says

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 Meet Nina from Nina Says Blogger: Nina Say Blog: Nina Says How’d your blog get its name? My blog was originally named “The One Fantastical” and after two and a half years of blogging I felt it was not relevant or descriptive of my blog or what my mission was. In mid 2012, I changed […]

Blog Spotlight: Meet Drew from

Drew from Ben Spark

I have never met Drew Bennett in person. We had a few opportunities at various conferences but never could quite get the timing down. I have a feeling we’d hit it off pretty well. We not only share the same first name, but so do our wives. (No, our wives are not called Andrew. They’re […]

Blog Spotlight: Alison from Being Alison

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Alison (that’d be the star of Being Alison)  is one of the happiest, most smiling-est bloggers I’ve gotten to know over the past year. She is the poster child for the helpful blogger. Whether it’s a simple question about blogging, a technical snafu you’re completely clueless about, or help spreading the word, Alison is your […]

Blog Spotlight: Kim from What’s That Smell?

Kim from What's That Smell?

I’m starting something new this year. In 2012, I learned a tremendous amount about the blogging community. To sum it up in just two words: Bloggers Rule! For the most part (There are always exceptions. Oh, you totally know who you are!), I’ve found bloggers to be some of the nicest, friendliest, supportive people around. […]