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Reader Spotlight: Turning The Tables

<<< Click here to read previous Reader Spotlights Okay, I promised that I would turn the tables on myself and here you go! I have answered my own questions and tried to share my challenges, my passion and my inspiration! If you want to learn more about me, you can read a post I wrote […]

Reader Spotlight: The MIL, The Blogger, and The Entrepreneur

<<< Click here to read previous Reader Spotlights My two-year blogiversary celebration in honor of my readers continues! On today’s reader spotlight I am featuring my mother-in-law, a local blogger and an entrepreneur who combines a love of shopping with a desire to give back. Keep reading each day for new and exciting features on […]

Blogging With My Authentic Voice

Yesterday, I ran into an old acquaintance and we began chatting about what we are doing and I mentioned that I have been writing. She wanted to know what I write and I said, “I have a blog.” She politely smiled and gave me a “how nice” response. It wasn’t quite condescending, but I could […]

Protecting My Teenager From Young Love, Raging Hormones

This is day two in my 15-Day Blog Challenge . I pulled up to a stop sign minutes from my house and saw two young teenagers holding hands and talking intimately. They were wearing backpacks and seemed to be saying goodbye. I imagine that they just got off the school bus together. I watched the […]

A 15-Day Blog Challenge: Searching for Brilliance

When I started Tiny Steps Mommy nearly 15 months ago, I didn’t know that I would become “a blogger.” I just wanted to write and have a creative outlet for myself. But, it seemed that once I started writing and people starting reading, I couldn’t get enough. I was writing three new blog posts a […]

Vote for My Blog… Please

I have stooped to a new low. I am begging for votes like some American Idol wannabe singer on TV. I never thought this would be me, but here I am writing a blog post, putting status updates on Facebook and tweeting “Vote For Me” a couple of times a day. So, why am I […]

Introducing Nicole Dash aka Tiny Steps Mommy

My story started long before I had children and long before I opened my daycare or became Nicole Dash aka Tiny Steps Mommy. I was a daughter and sister first. I was a student and an aspiring journalist and writer. I was a person with detailed plans and ideas about how my life would turn […]