Farmer’s Market Tips

Farmer's Market Tips

One of the great things about living in south Texas is that our growing season is longer then most places. We have mild winters that allows for some seasonal vegetation when most places are covered in snow. Our farmers market is open year round so we always have fresh produce to buy.  I have started… Continue Reading…

Simple Food Swaps for Kids

Simple food swaps for kids

One of things that we have been doing is researching our food products more.  We are trying to cut down on processed foods and eat better in general.  But its tough and sometimes we just want our comfort foods.  The kids are no exception.  They are good eaters and eat what we do most of… Continue Reading…

How to Easily Remove Mascara

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Today is the first day of my natural living series for the month and Im going to share something that I use often. I can’t even take full credit for this one either – my mother in law told me about it years ago and I have been using it ever since. Its how to… Continue Reading…

6 Tips to Beat Writers Block

6 Ways to beat writers block

6 Tips to Beat Writers Block Hi everyone! My name is Amanda, and I blog over at Indisposable Mama. First of all, I would like to thank Kelley for having me here today. I have been reading her blog for about a year now, and I can say in all honesty that she is THE… Continue Reading…

Google Analytics Explained

Google Analytics Explained - Traffic, Referring Sites and Keywords via thegrantlife.com

Last week I showed yall how to set up Google Analytics.  It takes less then 5 minutes to set up and is one of the most beneficial things you can do for your blog.  It gives you so much information that you can use to better your site.  Today, Im going to go over what… Continue Reading…

How to Make a Blog Media Kit

How to create a blog media kit with examples via thegrantlife.com

How to Make a Blog Media Kit Did yall enjoy the series on Pinterest for business?  I hope you learned some fun new tips and tricks about the social media powerhouse!  Another thing that I get a lot of questions on are blog media kits.  I don’t advertise it but I make them and I… Continue Reading…

Never Pay Full Price

How I Never Pay full price for anything - simple tips that you can follow!

Yall, I seriously hate paying full price for anything.  Clothes, crafts, laundry soap, dinner out.  You name it, I hate to pay full price for it.  Now don’t take this the wrong way – I love to shop!  So I’ve had to combine my love of shopping with my displeasure of paying full price.  Wanna… Continue Reading…

Pinterest for Business – Working Together

How to work together on Pinterest to drive traffic

I have seriously loved sharing these Pinterest tutorials with yall!  I learned some new things in the process so I hope you have as well.  The past few weeks I’ve shared: Why Businesses Need to be on Pinterest Best Pinterest Practices Pinterest Analytics And today Im going to talk about gaining exposure on Pinterest by… Continue Reading…

Pinterest for Business – Analytics

How to use Pinterest analytics via thegrantlife.com

Hey yall!  Welcome to the third part of our Pinterest for business series.  I’ve gone over the why you need to be on Pinterest, how to gain traffic/followers/pins and today I am going to go over a super fun feature of Pinterest – analytics!  In order to access Pinterest analytics you have to verify your… Continue Reading…

Pinterest for Business – Best Practices

Tips for better Pinterest photos

Last week I talked about why everyone who runs a small business needs to be on Pinterest.  Its not all about cute crafts and delicious recipes, Pinterest is a traffic driving machine.  Whether you are trying to increase sales, authority or pageviews, Pinterest is the way to go.  Today Im going to share some best practices that… Continue Reading…