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ABC of Me PragmaticMom Pragmatic Mom

ABC’s of Me

ABCs to Learn about Me

I first read about this from CraftWhack who got it from Two Adults, One Brown Baby. Then, Doodles and Jots did it, and she says she got the idea from  Mrs. Irritation,  Saly, as well as the aforementioned CraftWhack and Two Adults, One Brown Baby. So I am joining this bandwagon! Learn more about me by reading my ABCs. Read more…

pragmatic word of the year

Merriam-Webster Picks ‘Pragmatic’ as Word of Year!

Pragmatic is Word of the Year

Happy New Year! It’s Gonna Be a Good, Good Year! Read more…

A Year of Blogging with CoffeeShopBloggers

Mommy Bloggers Self Help Group

It is shocking to me that it’s been a just over full year of blogging for me and our little group, the CoffeeShopBloggers, and I wanted to give an update on how blogging has affected our lives. A year ago, the economy was in the tank . Our paying gigs were slow and we had time on our hands which we were not used to. It was time to make an investment in ourselves, to allow ourselves to be creative again, and to push the envelope with this “social media” phenomenon which was scary to us because none of us have technical chops. Read more…

Countdown to 2011: My #3 Post, Children’s/Infant Advil NOT Part of Recall

Countdown of My Top Posts

Children’s/Infant Advil NOT Part of Recall: Get Valuable Coupon, 833 page views

I don’t know about you, but I got so tired of all the recalls.  There were so many of them.  I don’t mean that I got sick on posting on them but I lost faith that Corporate America cared about quality.  It always seemed that they were more concerned about the bottom line and delayed or hid recalls whenever possible.  And then, there was this slew of children’s medicine recalls. It seemed that anything in your medicine cabinet was suspect.  I, myself, found several bottles that went back to the drug store for an exchange. Read more…

lessons from the dog park applied to my blog, http://PragmaticMom.com, Pragmatic Mom

Lessons From the Dog Park Applied to My Blog … Changes A Comin’

Blogging is Just Like the Dog Park

It’s been nearly a year since I started my blog and as good a time as any to reflect and learn from this year of “drinking from a fire hydrant.”  I started my blog with a few goals in mind:

  • Learn about social media
  • Read a lot of children’s literature
  • Create a marketable brand Read more…