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8 Fun Facts About Halloween You May Not Know

October is here and you know what that means... pumpkins and Halloween (or pumpkins at Halloween). Anyway! I'm so excited to share these 8 fun Halloween facts with you, I didn't know them but you might. I haven't really celebrated Halloween as a child, because we didn't have a Halloween culture while I was growing… Continue reading 8 Fun Facts About Halloween You May Not Know

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What I’m Reading – Thursdays at Eight By Debbie Macomber

Four seemingly different women, who met at a journaling class, continue to meet every Thursday at Eight to discuss various issues and face life together. Follow the lives of Elizabeth, Karen, Claire and Julia as they meet every Thursday at Eight. Claire finds herself recently divorced with two teenage sons to raise after her husband… Continue reading What I’m Reading – Thursdays at Eight By Debbie Macomber

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Freebie Friday- Adventurous Alex: When I Grow Up

Hello Everyone! Guess what day it is? It's Freebie Friday, of course and I've got a beloved book to offer you for free today only! Get your free copy of Adventurous Alex: What Can I Be? Here In the second book in the series, When I grow up, Alex explores the various career options that… Continue reading Freebie Friday- Adventurous Alex: When I Grow Up

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Meet and Greet Fridays…

Carolina’s Meet and Greet Fridays are back for one day only! Meet interesting bloggers, leave your link and have fun. Don’t miss out!

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“Remembering” MEET and GREET Fridays…

Hello everyone,

today after a long time I decided to host a Meet and Greet Friday….just for today!

At times I miss this event that we enjoyed for far long, so today I feel to host a session of  Meet And Greet in remembrance of the great two years of weekly Meet And Greets we had during the 2015 and 2016 I know that my long time bloggers friends remember how each Friday we used to get together here on my Blog open to connect with other bloggers.

❤ I am very happy that today you found your way  here again and especially if is your first time on my Blog, welcome and thank you for stopping by!

Meet and Greet is a time to connect with new and old Blogs!

If you would like to introduce your Blog, meet other…

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WordPress Meet-UP #2

Join in the fun at Urban Poetry’s Meet and Greet. Make some new friends and share your link.

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communication Let’s Connect! Meet and Greet

Welcome to our 2nd WordPress Meet-Up.

I’m hoping to create a casual common ground; where we can
meet and share connections, and maybe more.

I will keep doing this from time to time,
and these will offer an awesome opportunity for
bloggers who are quite active on WordPress” to connect.
If you’re interested in “meeting up” with new bloggers
or just meeting new people.

Here’s your chance to connect with them.

For all bloggers; I encourage you to use this as a place to “Promote Your Blog“. Whether you have a fashion, food, photography, nature, poetry blog, or a video, eBook blog. Or you might just want to post the cover of your book and link. This is the place!

Below in the Comment Section:

  1. Leave your name. Mine is Linda J. Wolff! What’s yours!
  2. Leave your Full Blog…

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#ThrowbackThursday: Tween Girl Gift Basket Ideas

This is a post I wrote before my step-daughter's tenth birthday last year. Birthdays seem to occur in a string in our family. My son kicks it off in October and it continues into April with my Gran's birthday. Since my step-daughter lives back home in South Africa we send her care packages quite often.… Continue reading #ThrowbackThursday: Tween Girl Gift Basket Ideas

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Meet and Greet: 5/6/17

Join in on the fun over at Danny’s Meet and Greet at Dream Big Dream Often.

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It’s the Meet and Greet weekend everyone!!  Strap on your party shoes and join the fun!  

Ok so here are the rules:

  1. Leave a link to your page or post in the comments of this post.
  2. Reblog this post.  It helps you, it helps me, it helps everyone!
  3. Edit your reblog post and add tags.
  4. Feel free to leave your link multiple times!  It is okay to update your link for more exposure every day if you want.  It is up to you!

  5. Share this post on social media.  Many of my non-blogger friends love that I put the Meet n Greet on Facebook and Twitter because they find new blogs to follow.

See ya on Monday!!

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Soulful Sunday: How To Be More Blissful

Bliss is defined as perfect happiness or great joy and who wouldn’t want to attract more of that if they could? It’s becoming more difficult to focus on the positive things in life these days, especially with all the negativity circulating in the media and other platforms. We are constantly bombarded with these messages that… Continue reading Soulful Sunday: How To Be More Blissful

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How can we encourage more readers to leave reviews for our books?

A helpful post by Smorgasbord on How can we engage more readers to leave reviews for our books.

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I am very keen to make reviews a prominent feature of the book promotions and encourage readers to review the books that they buy and enjoy, or not as the case may be.

Word of mouth is still the most powerful marketing tool that anyone who is selling a product benefits from. Authors are no different, and our books tend to be judged by the number and quality that they have received.

Part of the problem is that those who are not writers of books or blogs are uncomfortable in offering reviews and feel that what they have to say is not important. Many who do review a book, leave just one line after their star rating, simply saying that the reader enjoyed or disliked a book, but they do not elaborate.

That is obviously very welcome. But whilst a potential reader does not want to read three pages filled…

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