Social Media Day in Miami

Today was a very interesting day for Social Media. Not only did Mashable host its annual Social Media Day, but many social platforms went down simultaneously because of an issue with a one-second calibration on the clocks. Yep, it was the clocks, not the social media enthusiasts, who overrode the servers of many major networks

By |June 30th, 2012|Events, Social Media|0 Comments

Let Your Hair Down Friday 6-29-12

AAAAHHHHH!! Do you ever feel like screaming? Yes, today was one of THOSE days. You know, the kind of day that seems to go wrong in every aspect. No matter how hard you try, you can’t seem to wrangle in all that needs to be done. It’s like Murphy’s Law, anything that can go wrong

By |June 29th, 2012|Get to Know Heather|0 Comments

Bloghops & Giveaways: Are they worth it?

A member of my Bloggin’ Mamas group was asking how to build a following for her Facebook page and one of the immediate thoughts that came to mind was to join one of those BlogHops or Multi-Blog Giveaways. Within minutes my thoughts were confirmed when other bloggers in the group suggested these as ways to

By |June 28th, 2012|Blogging|0 Comments

Relationships to Revenue: Step 1

Last week, I shared a video that discussed the 3 Simple Steps to Turn Your Relationships to Revenue.  As promised, this week I am breaking down the first of those simple steps. In upcoming weeks, I will post the videos for Steps 2 & 3 as well. So without further ado, here is Step 1: Be

By |June 27th, 2012|Social Media|2 Comments

Google to Release a New Tablet….

According to sources such as USA Today & Gizmodo, Google plans on launching a new tablet to rival Apple’s Ipad and the newly debuted Microsoft “Surface.” The new tablet is expected to make its own debut at Google’s I/O Developer Conference tomorrow.

It is anticipated to be priced somewhere between $199 and $250, 7″ in size &

By |June 26th, 2012|Tech|2 Comments

BJ’s Wholesale Open House Event

Last winter, I had an awesome chance to check out BJ’s for a blogger luncheon. My stepdad and mom have been members for like 10 years and they are always telling me how awesome it is because not only can you buy at a discount, you can also use coupons too! Well, BJ’s let me know

By |June 25th, 2012|Events|0 Comments

The Miami Heat gets its own Dunkin’ Donut (for today)

As many of you South Floridians know, The Heat won the championship and are celebrating the win with a parade today. Dunkin’ Donuts has jumped in by creating a special offering a special “Heat”-inspired donut.  The Heat-inspired donut will be a heart-shaped donut with the word Heat and red, chocolate and white icing. The special donut will

By |June 25th, 2012|Events|0 Comments

Thoughts on Proverbs 31: Part 1 of 2

So I attended church today as usual, and the theme of the day was Being a Courageous Woman of God. Of course the whole lesson revolved around Proverbs 31: 10-31. Now I have been involved in bible studies and whole entire networks surrounding these verses, which amount to less than a full chapter of just

By |June 24th, 2012|Get to Know Heather|0 Comments

un-Networking Parties

 

So many networking events are just excuses to pass out your business card. But, truth be told, most people wind up never calling the people they meet at events. Not everyone knows the secrets to effective marketing. In fact, most people don’t. Some might even resort to adding everyone they collect a business card from onto

By |June 23rd, 2012|General Business|0 Comments

Let Your Hair Down Friday 6-22-12

*Disclaimer: This is my weekly chance to share what’s on my mind. This post may contain humor with the occasional sprinkle of a profane word or two, ooh, so if that might offend you, you could just decide to skip it if you prefer to stick with reading my other interesting posts.*

My Rant: Housecleaning (continued

By |June 22nd, 2012|Let Your Hair Down Friday|0 Comments

Sharing the Love

Welcome to Blog Things Thursday: If I had a social network button, this would be it (button above). I created this last year to post on Facebook. All too often, we forget to stop and share the love for someone else because we are so consumed by our own lives. I made the button to

By |June 21st, 2012|Blogging|0 Comments

3 Simple Steps to Turn Your Relationships to Revenue

So on this edition of Watch This Wednesday, I have my first official Youtube video as The Social Commerce Mom. In it, I share the three simple steps that business owners, pro bloggers, and financial freedom hopefuls can take in order to increase their income.  In weeks to come, I will break down this simple

By |June 20th, 2012|Social Media|6 Comments

Dennis Rodman and Tim Hardaway Appear at New Dunkin’ Donuts in Lake Worth

There’s a new Dunkin’ Donuts at 4430 Hypoluxo in Lake Worth (or should I say it was a grand re-opening). For today only they offered up special appearances by Dennis Rodman, Tim Hardaway, Kevin Rolston & some Miami Heat dancers. They also offered up free donuts for anyone coming in sporting a Rodman-like colored do

By |June 16th, 2012|Events|0 Comments

Let Your Hair Down Friday 6-15-12

*Disclaimer: This is my weekly chance to share what’s on my mind. This post may contain humor with the occasional sprinkle of a profane word, ooh, so if that might offend you, you could just decide to skip it if you prefer to stick with reading my other interesting posts.*

Today I am doing some hardcore

By |June 15th, 2012|Let Your Hair Down Friday|0 Comments

Summer Bunker Blast in Ft. Lauderdale Saturday

Here’s another event that came through that might interest those of you in the Broward County/ North Miami area. It definitely sounds great for the kiddies.

One Beat CPR Hosts ‘One Beat’s Summer Bunker Blast’ to Promote Heart Health & Celebrate National CPR Week on June 16th, 2012

Families Are Invited to the Fort Lauderdale Fire &

By |June 14th, 2012|Events|0 Comments

Meet Tim Hardaway and Dennis Rodman Saturday

Occasionally I come across media alerts and press releases I think some of my audience might find interesting. Here’s an upcoming local event taking place in the town I just moved from last week, Lake Worth. Hope to see you there!

Excitement Brewing in Lake Worth with Appearances by Basketball Legends

Tim Hardaway and Dennis Rodman for

By |June 14th, 2012|Events|0 Comments