Nominate Honeysmoke

Honeysmoke will celebrate its first anniversary in July. Folks used to be modest about their accomplishments. But that was before the World Wide Web. It is with that in mind that I ask for your vote in four 2010 Black Weblog Categories: Best Parenting or Family Blog Best Writing in a Blog Best Personal Blog Blog […]

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Why I Blog

This post is inspired by an item I read at See Theo Run. The blogger participated in the panel “Family Matters: Blogging the Parenting Experience” at the Northern Voice 2010 Personal Blogging and Social Media Conference.  I’ve been thinking a lot lately about why I blog. I said I would blog for a year and then decide whether […]

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Author Blog Awards

I received an email, saying Honeysmoke had been nominated for the Author Blog Awards. Of course, all I need is umpteen million more nominations in order to make it to the next round. If you’re feeling generous, click on the badge to the right and nominate this or any other blog for the awards. Nominations […]

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Keeping It Real

It turns out this blogging thing is taking hold, and Mama’s Experience Initiative has nominated Honeysmoke for the Honest Scrap blog award. It’s not just any award. It’s given to bloggers who keep it real. Of course, I have to nominate seven bloggers who represent the values of the award and tell my readers 10 honest […]

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Tress Love

I was in the mall the other day in search of a charm for a bracelet. I found it and was making a getaway when a woman at one of those mall kiosks distracted me. She wanted to know something about my curls. I saw the flat irons displayed on the kiosk and tried to […]

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Link Love

This week my blogging travels took me to sites I never thought I’d visit. No, not those kind of sites. These kind of sites. Beauty Inside and Out — This site features an eclectic mix of topics. The author posts about plastic surgery, laser rejuvenation techniques, fashion, politics, art, interior design, and recipes. This is […]

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