Izeafest ’09 Day 1

I've been trying to get this post up for a while, but real life seems to get in the way.  How would I describe Izeafest?  Awesome comes to mind.  The best one yet does too (and I've been to every single one of these).  It was one of the best conferences I've ever attended.  Nothing irritates me more when I know more than the speakers on panels (which is one … [Read more...]

Who’s going to Izeafest??? YOU!!!!

This contest is now over. The winners are Anne and Rob! Congrats and I'll be contacting them shortly! As many of you know, I have gone to several conferences over the years (and you've all seen the pictures). Now, this will be my third year going to Izeafest, and I want to see you there! Yes, you! If you don't come, you'll be missing: Speakers … [Read more...]

Where in the World is Ted Murphy?

For those of you who don't know, Ted Murphy is the CEO of Izea. He's a really cool guy (yes, I've actually met him several times), and he's got a cool little thing going on his blog right now. He wants all of his readers to post photos of themselves, so he can see his viewers. However, he has a little twist on it -- he wants to be in the picture with you.  … [Read more...]

Why I Should Be An Izea Insider

Izea is having a pilot program to help them spread the word about IZEA sites, products and services, create a stronger bond within our existing community, and provide provide product insight and assist in continuing innovation. They are looking for some people to give them a hand and want to know why we think we are a great fit for this position.  What do … [Read more...]

Letter From Santa

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Albertsons Stores. The opinions and text are all mine. It is hard to believe, but it is that time of year again! With Christmas right around the corner, Jewel-Osco wants to help you this time of year even more magical. They are assisting in […]

Hoorray! A new cooking app in time for the holidays and a $50 Giveaway Too!

Looking for an app that will help you to find and share recipes and connect with other food enthusiasts?  Hoorray is everything you need and more and is available through a free app download on Apple iTunes and the Google App Store. Hoorray was developed to get Americans excited about cooking in their own kitchens, […]

What are your #GameDayTraditions?

Are you ready for some football? I know I am! There are so many ways to get ready for football games. Now, in my house, we are a house divided. For those of you who don’t know, I am from Green Bay, Wisconsin. I currently live in the suburbs of Chicago here in Illinois. Now, […]