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Grow.Swap.Share Features!


I can’t even  begin to tell you how excited I am with the Grow.Swap.Share blog swap.  Things went so well I think we’ll definitely have to do one again.  There’s tons of stuff going on next month – oh just you WAIT!  Y’all don’t even know.  It’s all I can do to spill my guts!!  I’m thinking maybe doing Grow.Swap.Share. every 6 months.  Thoughts?  I’d love to hear feed back

Grow.Swap.Share Participants 1


Happy Tuesday everyone!!  Can you believe in just one short week the Grow.Swap.Share blog swap will be live?  I’m still wrapping my head around the idea.  I think back to my first Trading Blogs experience – it was my very first time guest posting or having someone guest post for me – and now everything has come full circle.  I will say it was really nice to give Melissa the

Grow.Swap.Share Participants 2


Happy Wednesday everyone!!  It’s my Saturday!!  The Grow.Swap.Share blog swap is less than a week away!  This whole experience has been totally amazing and getting to know all the participants and their blogs a little btter has been really fun.  I can’t wait until the next time Grow.Swap.Share happens.  I don’t know when it will be, but I’ve enjoyed myself too much to just let it go. So I totally

Grow. Swap. Share. Blog Swap


Did you all know I had my first guest post last month?  Like my first time guest posting on someone else’s blog and the first time having someone on my blog.  It was so much fun coming with with a post just for my Trading Blogs buddy.  When Carrie at My Favorite Finds asked me if I knew the next time Trading Blogs was happening a light bulb went off.

My Favorite Finds: Countdown to Disney!


Hi everyone! Today is the day!  It’s time for the Grow.Swap.Share. Blog Swap. Be sure to check out my guest post over at My Favorite Finds today. It’s yummy and easy.  You know you want to see what it is. You can find all the Grow.Swap.Share blog swap posts all the way at the bottom of this post. —————————————————————– Hi everyone!  My name is Carrie, and I blog over at My

Blogging: Resources, Money, and Events


Welcome back to the blogging series kids.  Today I’m going to talk about my favorite products, where I learn the most, how I make money blogging (so you can too), and what it takes to put together a blogging event.   Ready?  OK!     {say it like a cheerleader}     Resources   The two best resources I’ve found are Googling and other bloggers.  If you want to know

Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap 2013

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It’s time for the 2nd annual Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap here on WLOW!  I’m so excited.  Last year’s swap was super fun and there were a lot of great recipes shared.  This year I’m happy to announce Rachel from {i love} my disorganized life and Aubrey & Stacy from Real Housemoms will be co-hosting the swap.     This recipe swap is really easy to take part in and is

Swap Ideas Day 2012


How fun is this holiday?   An excuse to share ideas, more than usual, and find new inspiration.     That’s about all the excuse I need to host a blog and Pinterest hop!  Better yet, I’ve got some totally awesome co-hosts from Yeung Mother Hubbard, Robyn’s View, and Harvest Moon by Hand joining in to spread the Swap Hop lovin’.   Link up your blog and/or Pinterest pages.  Pinterest

It’s a Good Old Fashioned Recipe Blog Swap!

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Good Morning Bloggers!! We are so excited to have you all on our blogs today.  Rachel, Kelley, and I have been planning some foodie fun for everyone for about a month now and TODAY is the DAY!  So without further ado…   You are cordially invited to join an Old Fashioned Recipe Blog Swap! We are inviting each any every blogger we know {and those we haven’t met yet} to

Christmas Cookie Swap Sign-Up


Can you believe Thanksgiving is just over a week away?  It feels like we were Trick or Treating yesterday!  While I’m usually anti-Christmas anything in November, I’ve turned over a new leaf.  Very appropriate for fall.  😉  So we’re having Christmas Cookie Swap!   I knew I wanted to do my own snail mail exchange.  I had so much fun with the other exchanges I’ve done this year.  And getting

Wednesday Whatsits (26)


Hi Everyone. Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits! Sunday with WLOW’s 1st Birthday. I can’t believe it’s been a year. To celebrate I’m having a giveaway with some of my wonderful blogs friends. And the lovely Robyn from Robyn’s View is co-hosting an ornament swap. FUN! Sign ups are now and the swap happens in November.  I can’t wait to see who my swap buddy is and what I get! This week’s features!  

Crisp and Chewy Ginger Snap Cookies

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Crisp and Chewy Ginger Snap Cookies are perfect for your holiday plate! They’re impossible  to resist! Happy reveal day for my 3rd annual Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap!  This year we had 44 bloggers from the US and Canada come together to swap recipes, share stories, and bring you some delicious cookie recipes!  Each pair exchanged recipes, baked up the cookie recipe they received, and we’re all sharing them today!  You find

Wednesday Whatsits (35)


Hi Everyone. Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits! Funny. Serious. You should sign up for the Christmas Cookie Swap I’m co-hosting. You’re not mailing cookies, but recipes instead. Make the recipe you receive and blog about it. We’ll be having a cookie hop on posting day. Truth. It’s time for this week’s features!   Most Viewed   Old Fashioned Peanut Butter Fudge ~ It Bakes Me Happy –Links I Liked–   (1) IKEA

Crock Pot Sweet & Sour Pork Loin Chops

Crock Pot Sweet and Sour Pork Loin Chops

Good morning everyone!  It’s time to kick off this Old Fashioned Blogger Recipe Swap.     I’ve been waiting for weeks so see what Carrie was going to share, and you will not be disappointed.  Carrie is one of my favorite people and favorite bloggers.  You may know her from all my talk about the Spiked! Recipe Challenge, and with recipes like a Whipped Captain and Cookie Butter Pecan Bars,

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits. ———- I’m am so amped up from #BrunchWeek right now! If you haven’t noticed that little fried egg looking button on my sidebar, let me give you the low down. 31 bloggers will be sharing 115+ brunch recipes May 5th thru 11th.  But that’s not all. We’re kicking off the week with amazing giveaways and a twitter chat on Sunday.. We’ll be closing the

Wednesday Whatsits (34)


Hi Everyone. Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits!   It’s kind of true.   Tomorrow starts the Christmas Cooke Swap sign-up starts! I can’t wait to see some awesome family favorites and get some new recipes to try!   Now, this week’s features!   Most Viewed   Spoon Dolls ~ Family Home and Life –Links I Liked–   (1) Apple Sage Chicken ~ Simple Living and Eating (2) Make Your Own Uncrustables

Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes

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{photo source}   I’ve been wanting to share that picture forever!  Today is totally the right day.   Today I give you – Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes!   You heard me.  After Mike saw this PIN from my cupcake board I was obligated to make these cupcakes.  Being the amazingly wonderful friend that I am, I sent some of these cupcakes – in cups – to my friend Dale in

Blogging: What I Learned the First Year


I don’t want this to come off all contrived and pretentious  like I know more than everyone else about blogging.  I don’t.  Not even close.  I haven’t even begun to tackle Word Press and I kind of know what SEO is, but I have no idea how to optimize it.   This is just me talking from the heart and trying to give you some insight as to what has an

Triple Stuffed M&M Chocolate Chip Cookies, Toffee Cookies & Peanut Butter Cup Cookies

XMAS Cookie Recipe Swap Feat

Hi everyone!  Today I’m sharing three delicious recipes from some of our non-blogger Christmas Cookie Recipe Swap Participants.  They were nice enough to photograph and share the recipe they were given this year.  I can’t wait to try them for myself.     Triple Stuffed M&M Chocolate Chip Cookies   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 20 mins   Ingredients Cookies: 1 cup unsalted butter

Lemon Champagne Mini Cakes


I can’t believe today is THE day!  I get to share my Get Your Chef On ~ Lemons post.  I’m so happy Jen picked lemons for the secret ingredient for our very first GYCO challenge.  I totally feel the pressure to pick an awesome ingredient for next round.  Want to know more about GYCO?  Click here to learn more.   If you missed out on this round, we will be