The best blogging tip I learned at TypeACon

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I just got back from TypeAcon, a blogging conference held in beautiful Asheville, NC.  I go to several blogging conferences a year and think they are incredibly valuable on so many levels.  I get tons of insight from experienced bloggers on everything from optimizing SEO to designing a header.  I never am able to absorb it ...

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Supersize Me: a trip to Costco

I must admit, I have a fascination with Costco. I grew up in a rural area in Maryland and the nearest grocery story was about 30 minutes away. We had a little general store a few miles away where you could get bread and fishing bait but we only stopped there if we really had to. It was such a small town, my mom could pick ...

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Just a little to the left

This is me being silly on our trip to Moab this past weekend. It was 106 degrees and I got banged up on a 7-hour mountain biking trail that was supposed to only take 3 hours. We ran out of food, water, and lost one of our kids for about an hour. A broken wrist, one ear infection, and multiple cuts and scrapes later, I ...

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Favorite moments from CBC

Now that I have a good night's sleep and can function at least at half-capacity, I am sorting through my Casual Blogger Conference photos and remembering my favorite moments. While I love the instant connection and the relationships that slowly evolve online, nothing solidifies those friendships like meeting in person. ...

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Home Sweet Home – back from CBC

For some reason, my brain cannot process a blogging conference in pieces and blog about it along the way. I envy those who can. For me, the days pass in warp speed and I don't even begin to compute the experience until I'm on the plane on the way home. Same thing happened at BlissDom. I am home from the Casual Blogging ...

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