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Sharing tips, advice, and inspiration from across social media channels. 
The True Story of Two “Honest” Moms on TikTok

The True Story of Two “Honest” Moms on TikTok

If you are a mom and are on TikTok or Instagram, you were probably pulling up a chair to the major mom drama that went down last week. It was a tale of two “honest” moms, but with a surprise ending. Libby, the original honest mom @diaryofanhonestmom on Instagram, has...

Why Going Camping is Like Creating Instagram Reels

Why Going Camping is Like Creating Instagram Reels

5If you were to scroll back through my phone this weekend, you would see photos of smiling kids, sitting around the campfire, and enjoying time with friends. Here’s what I didn’t take photos of: The hours of packing the car and food prepping 427 kid meltdowns Rainy...

3 new Instagram Features You Don’t Want to Miss

3 new Instagram Features You Don’t Want to Miss

Instagram is always cooking up something new, and this time we may have a few winners on our hands. Let’s dive into the new list. Reels got longer This one isn’t a bit surprise, but it’s nice to see if here! You can now make even longer Reels – up to 90 seconds total....

Do Not Make this Mistake on Instagram

Do Not Make this Mistake on Instagram

Back in late 2021 I helped this new client come up with a strategy and a plan to launch their Instagram account along with their other social media channels. The branding was on point, and we got an efficient system down for creating content that would attract their...

Captions that Convert for Instagram is now LIVE!

Captions that Convert for Instagram is now LIVE!

Images are a huge part of your reach and success on Instagram. They create a strong on-brand look and feel.  But what about those pesky captions?  Images and videos get the eyeballs on your content, but without a well-written block of text to go with it, you won’t be...

This sneaky Instagram update – did you miss it?

This sneaky Instagram update – did you miss it?

Does it feel like there have been more Instagram updates in the last year than anytime before? In the past 6 months alone Instagram has introduced or made updates to: Desktop publishing Reels Collabs Rolled out the new Link Sticker And updated IGTV to Instagram Video...

One Year Ago I Made a Decision that Would Change My Life

One Year Ago I Made a Decision that Would Change My Life

  It’s hard to believe it’s been a year since I made the decision that would kick off everything. 5 years ago, I started down the path of becoming an entrepreneur by landing my first social media client. Over the next several years I would work with dozens more,...

Happy Birthday to me and a BONUS for You!

Happy Birthday to me and a BONUS for You!

Another year older and hopefully wiser. Last year at this time I was wrapping up the last few months of my maternity leave, wondering how I would transition going back to my full-time job while keeping this dream of running my own business alive. Fast forward to...