Sprint Blogger’s Event in the Bay Area

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Thanks to Mom Central, I had the opportunity to attend the 2013 Sprint Blogger’s Event in the Bay Area.  I headed to the Sprint Collaboration Center in Burlingame, California and hung out with bloggers (like Margaret of Margs World, Dawn from Mama Harris’ Kitchen and Emelia of Half Crazy Mama) and the Sprint team.  We […]

Fitness, Friends and Fun at Fitcation ‘13!!!

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Picture courtesy of Monica Young  I have been blogging for over 5 years now and have been to several events representing The Mommy-Files, but none had quite topped the experience I enjoyed recently at Fitcation ‘13.  If you know me, chances are probably pretty dang good that you know I am NOT a fitness guru, […]

Fitcation ’13 Overview

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 As most of you know, I’m pretty new to the blogging world and social media.  So as you can imagine, I was so thrilled to participate in this past weekend’s Fitcation, which was held right in my backyard of Paso Robles, CA.  Leah Segedie of Mamavation created Fitcation with the intension of it being a […]

The Mommy-Files Vlog Series: Fitcation 2013

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This past weekend, I headed up to Paso Robles to participate in a Women’s Event called Fitcation (Fitness + Vacation = Fitcation).  It was SO MUCH FUN!!!  I’ll be writing another post about my experience with it, but until then, here is a brief recap of what I thought about Fitcation.

The Mommy-Files is Heading to Paso Robles for Fitcation 2013

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I have heard about Fitcation from other bloggers, but this will be my first year attending!  I was especially excited that it’s going to be in Paso Robles this weekend.  There is some fitness and lots of fun scheduled for the weekend!  Some of the activities include shopping and walking around Downtown Paso Robles, enjoying […]

Wordless Wednesday – SoFabCon 2014 Announced!

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I have been a member of the Social Fabric Community for over 2 years now and have loved how much I’ve grown with the company and in the community.  Just a few days ago, Collective Bias announced the dates for SoFabCon 2014 in Arkansas.  I am so excited to go and will definitely start saving […]

Blogger & Social Media Conferences for 2013 – 2014

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I have been blogging for over 5 years and have only attended 2 conferences during that time.  However, I am already planning on attending 4 conferences next year!  In this post, I have organized a list of the Blogger and Social Media Conferences for 2013 – 2014, with the idea that it will make your […]

Tree Top Takes Bloggers on a Farm Tour + Cookout at Mom 2.0 Summit 2013

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This year was my first time to attend the Mom 2.0 Summit in Laguna Niguel, California and it was an amazing experience!  I had the opportunity to meet with reps of a variety of brands and learn more about their products and the roles they would like to play with bloggers such as myself.  One […]

I’m Going to Mom 2.0 Summit! Are You Going?


I have been blogging now for almost five years at The Mommy-Files and this will be my third big conference I’ve attended, but my first time to Mom 2.0 Summit!  Yeah – that is less than 1 conference a year!  However, 2 out of the 3 conferences I paid for myself (that’s right – NO […]

Traveling During 2012: The Mommy-Files Goes to San Francisco

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2012 was the definitely a great year of Traveling for The Mommy-Files!  I had the opportunity to visit many great places, including Orlando, Florida; Cancun, Mexico; Kansas City, Missouri; San Francisco, California; and New York City, New York.  I had amazing adventures and many memories were made.  I can’t wait to see what traveling 2013 […]

Thinking Back to BlogHer ’11


Tanya from Mommy Goggles was my roommate for BlogHer ’11 and we had a blast! It’s hard to believe sometimes that I’ve been blogging at The Mommy-Files for 4 years now. My site has grown so much over the last 4 years, I’ve made so many amazing contacts, and had the opportunity to participate in […]