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If you remember last week I addressed blogging for the Empty Nester.  You are a mom whose children have all left home or are almost gone. Now is a great time in your life to do something for yourself or for you to make some more money. You would like to stay home and be your […]


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After being a Mom with children at home for over 32 years I am watching my life change in a way it has never changed before.  I have 5 children, 4 of those children are now married and 3 will soon have children of their own. My youngest is 18 and thinks he is all […]


Passionate Blogging

June 9, 2015 | By Dee Ann Rice

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Are you blogging to make money or to help other people make money? This is a real key question. It does not matter whether you are a newbie or an experienced blogger. If you are only blogging for selfish reasons and do not care about helping anyone else along the way it will show in […]


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Back in February I wrote a post on blogging niches. In that post I talked about choosing a niche and picking a niche that is not to narrow or broad. This post is kind of an extension of that post. I am going to talk about the niche you picked, who you are talking to in […]


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In the years I have been blogging I have made my share of mistakes. Making mistakes is just a part of blogging. I think every blogger has made their share of mistakes. Making mistakes is how we learn and become better bloggers. The following are the 10 biggest or worst mistakes I think I have […]


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Missing In Action — Is this ever you on your blog?  It is me on my blog quite often especially lately. There are 5 major reasons that I am MIA and you can see them I’m the picture to the left.  Yes, those are my 5 children. They are actually standing in order oldest to […]


Backup Your Blog

May 12, 2015 | By Dee Ann Rice

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It has been a long time since I have written on backing up blogs. If you are just starting out you might not even know that you need to backup your blog. On the other hand if you are an experienced blogger you may have horror stories about your blog going down and there being […]


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We all love images. They catch our eye and make us read things we would otherwise skip over. Children would much rather read a book with lots of pictures than one with only words. To be honest I would rather read a child a book with pictures than one with only text. I like looking […]