Web Hosting For Dummies

Last night I partied on Twitter with Andrea and Melissa, authors of Klout For Dummies and Blog Design For Dummies.  Those two incredibly resourceful books are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to blogging resources from the For Dummies family of books.  Peter Pollock recently published Web Hosting For Dummies, a guide…

July 23, 2013
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Resourceful Mommy 5 Year Bloggiversary

Yesterday I was enjoying some peaceful writing time alone in my house while my husband and kids were at the theater seeing the latest PG summer blockbuster when it dawned on me that we are three weeks into July.  My thoughts looked something like this… “How are we already three weeks into July?!?!?” “Calm down,…

July 22, 2013
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Huggies MomInspired Grant Program

It’s time once again for the MomInspired Grant Program, an amazing source of financial support to moms with a product or product idea.  My friend Maria – herself a huge inspiration and source of support to entrepreneurial women like myself – reminded me that the deadline for grant applications is fast approaching.  Knowing that Resourceful Mommy readers…

July 17, 2013
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Blog Design For Dummies/Klout For Dummies Twitter Launch Party

While I was writing Raising Digital Families For Dummies, a couple of amazing women who happen to also be my friends were hard at work on their own For Dummies tech titles.  It was wonderful to be able to share the sometimes challenging yet incredibly rewarding experience of writing a book with people I like…

July 15, 2013
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Business Tips from Disney on the Road DC

Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration Disney on the Road event in Washington, DC.  This one day conference brought together social media moms from around the DC Metro area to experience a little Disney magic while hearing from women entrepreneurs.  While the entire event was fantastic, the highlight…

June 8, 2013
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Bloggers, They Only Know What We Show

Last week ended with a bit of a public brouhaha regarding a personal Facebook image post and an incredibly bold – defamatory? – blog post about said photo.  Like flies to sh…like moths to a flame, blog post after blog post began to pop up on both sides of the issue.  I was mulching my…

May 2, 2013
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Brands, Tweets, and Spamming Madness

During the second semester of my sophomore year of college, I roomed with an awesome girl named Kerri while my best friend was studying abroad.  We loved living together and hanging out with our other friends on the floor, including our friend Jason.  One afternoon I was sitting on my lofted bed while Kerri was…

February 7, 2013
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