Some of you may remember about a month ago that I announced that One Tough Mother would be adding monthly blog contributors beginning in January. I’ve spent the past few weeks reviewing the applications of some amazing bloggers, and I was finally able to put together what I believe is a stellar team who will inspire you with their creativity! Today it’s time for you to meet the team!!
First, I want to say THANK YOU so much to everyone who applied. You made my decision very difficult and I appreciate each and every one of you.
Now, let’s meet the fabulous ladies you’ll be seeing every month beginning in January!
Allyson Zea is the author and everything else of Domestic Superhero. She’s an East Coast girl who grew up in Michigan, and then ventured out to the West Coast for college. While attending Berkeley she studied Psychology, and still loves learning about how people’s brains work! While in college she developed a huge passion for teaching kids, and worked as a nanny. Through nannying, she learned how to cook, do crafts, have patience, and all the little things that have brought her to where she is now. Now, with a family of her own, she loves to develop and try new recipes and foods. She loves crafting and DIYing in her spare time. Between working full-time, family, and blogging, she barely has time for anything else. She is a lover of crusty bread, cheese, great music, and good times. Her blog is full of easy drool worthy recipes, fun crafts, and big DIY projects!
Amy Latta, aka One Artsy Mama, is passionate about inspiring her community by sharing things that honestly relate to everyday life. On her blog, you can find craft and home decor projects that are Honestly Doable, kids’ projects that are Honestly Teachable, style tips and DIY jewelry that are Honestly Wearable, and much more! Amy is happiest when crafting, but when she’s not covered in paint, you can find her contributing to a number of other sites including Somewhat Simple, Engaged Marriage, and Lucky Magazine. Recently, she was named one of eight finalists in a contest to become a New Voices of Beauty Blogger for P&G Beauty. Amy also runs a 12-week “Grow Your Blog” mentoring course and speaks about building and engaging your online community whenever she can. She is a Brand Campaign Coordinator for Looksi Square, a perfectionist, a recovering English teacher, a ballroom dancer, and a Starbucks addict.
Carrie is the creative mind behind My Favorite Finds. She likes to share her Disney travel tips, crafts, recipes, and ways that she finds JOY everyday in her life! She believes that everyday brings new joy, and that everyone needs to have a little happiness in their life! She is the wife to a sweet pastor, and mom to three kiddos-twin boys and a princess girl. When Carrie isn’t blogging, shopping, or drinking Starbucks, she is planning Disney vacations for Destinations in Florida, where she enjoys making MAGICAL vacation memories for everyone!
Kara blogs over at Happy Go Lucky. When she’s not hanging out with her hubby and spunky 5 year old son, you can find her teaching 6th grade English or shopping at Target. She loves Starbucks and is happiest when she is creating something!
Mother of five, caterer and stretched to her limits, Sandra is the blogger behind A Dash of Sanity. Because of this, she had to discover ways to make life easier – especially dinners. On occasion though, she finds time to try new recipes or elevate everyday experiences. Whether you need an idea for a sophisticated meal, a quick dessert or just need a good laugh, A Dash of Sanity provides you with just that…
Meet Candace and Stephanie of Citrus and Cream, a blog that highlights the local sights, sounds, and tastes they love! They are best friends who are passionate about home-grown, farm-fresh, and hand-made…as well as coffee and chocolate!
I hope you are all as excited as I am about these awesome ladies joining One Tough Mother every month! Stop by and say hello and welcome to each of them when you have a chance!
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