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Vend Raleigh Blog Round Up

I’ve got FOUR Raleigh blogs to share with you this week!  I follow you, my Raleigh Mompreneurs, on your blogs and pull a few favorites to share with all of Vend Raleigh every week. To be sure I’m following you, give me your website below! And you can follow me on Bloglovin’, that’s were I keep track of all of …

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Sex, Pregnancy and Pastors. Yep. | Blog Round Up

If you’ve been to a Vend Raleigh “Mompreneurs” event, you understand our conversation is a slippery slope.  One minute we are talking about Google and the next, breastfeeding. If you don’t like it, then we aren’t the group for you.  We are a professional group, but we are also women and busy moms and we like the warm friendly mix …

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Snow! Vend Raleigh Weekly Blog Round Up

Every week I create a Vend Raleigh Blog Round Up to feature several blog posts from you, our Vend Mompreneurs. It’s always a pleasure to see what you are up to, in your business and personal life. And I love showing you off! Snow was the theme last week no doubt and for those that wrote on the subject, your …

Raleigh Bloggers, What They Wished They Had Known

We talk a lot about blogging for business. I know it seems daunting for some of you, but I know that once you start, you’ll find your writer’s voice and you’ll enjoy the connection you make with your followers. And the big pay off is a larger audience, more fans!  So how can I encourage you to start blogging? I …

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Vend Raleigh Bloggers | Blog Round Up

Last week we introduced the Vend Raleigh Blog Round Up! I’ve been able to follow Vend Raleigh bloggers more closely using Bloglovin’ and I’ve really enjoyed reading your posts! Raleigh bloggers, of all kinds, you can comment below with your a link to your blog and I’ll be sure to follow you. Maybe you’ll be featured next week! You can follow me at bloglovin.com/caryheise.   I’m featuring …

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Vend Raleigh Blog Round Up

I’m introducing something NEW to Vend Raleigh for 2014, a Blog Round Up!  During a recent blogging meeting, Allison Carter of Go Dansker Mom made the suggestion to highlight your blogs weekly. I think this will be a great way to promote your businesses and hopefully encourage those of you that aren’t blogging to get started! I’ll be using Bloglovin’ …

Free Publicity- I’m an expert on __________. You fill in the blank!

As a Mompreneur you are a “Jane of all trades.” Knowing and meeting so many of the moms in the Vend Raleigh community, I see talent in all areas. You are a mom, wife, chauffer, entrepreneur, dual business owner, manager, marketer, advertiser, financial expert, counselor, chef just to name a few of the things that you do as a Super …

Piecefully Home, A Note of Thanks

I remember sewing my first pillow when I was about seven years old.  A nice woman from our church was babysitting me and instead of leaving me to my own devices, she taught me how to sew.   She patiently guided the needle in my hand in and out of that fuzzy yellow fabric.  It was one of the proudest moments …

6 Reasons to Guest Blog for Your Business

Guest blogging is one of the easiest ways to improve your business but so many are afraid to get started. Others are unsure how it can help them. For me, it was good old fashion fear of putting myself out there and the minute I got over that hump, I found that writing blog posts for others improved my business …

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Does Your Blog Have These 4 Essential Elements?

Blogging is an excellent way to establish expertise and build trust for your business. It’s become so easy that there are an *estimated 31 million of bloggers in the US alone. Unfortunately it’s also estimated that around 65% of those blogs haven’t been updated in a year or more. So how can you keep your blog from joining that 65%? …