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Want to publish a book, whether at a publishing house or self-pub? I can help! You can attend a conference for writers & bloggers who want to be better, learn more, including how to go from blog to book. The $249 ticket price includes rooming for 2 nights, all meals, 4 sessions, parties, swag, and more. Learn about the publication session and what else is offered here: http://letmestartbysayingblog.com/blogu-blog-conference/ #blogging   #blogconference   #writing  
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This made me LOL. Happy #Easter  to all you #Pinterest  under-achievers! 
Pinterest crafts for Easter are great, but never come out perfect. Check out our funny photo of what Peeps crafts really look like, on NickMom.com!
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Did you know you can "follow" me on The Huffington Post? Just click on the red heart next to my name here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kim-bongiorno/
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There are more similarities to the abandoned, haunted island in Italy and a typical suburban family's home than you'd think. BOO! Read:http://www.nickmom.com/more-lols/how-my-house-is-just-like-the-worlds-most-haunted-island/?xid=writer-kimbongiorno
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This looks like a GREAT link-up for crafty people, and people like me who need others to inspire their lazy butts:
 
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Have a great DIY or Recipe post? If so we want to see it. Stop by the site and link up!

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Parenting, accountants...you know the deal. (By +Jill Krause) 
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The most accurate comparison of Mom Car vs Dad Car I've even seen. So. Damn. Funny. See it here: http://www.nickmom.com/videos/mom-car-v-dad-car/?xid=writer-kimbongiorno by +Nicole Leigh Shaw on +NickMom 
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You video is blowing up +NickMom +Nicole Leigh Shaw Fabulous!
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Strawberry Shortcake Appetizer by +Stephanie Dulgarian 

How fun and perfect would these be for an appetizer?  My girls would go bananas over these!  Or, is it strawberries?!

http://www.somewhatsimple.com/strawberry-shortcake-appetizer/

#strawberryshortcake   #appetizer   #easterdessert  
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Kathy is a beautiful wordsmith with important stories to share. 
 
The tears are still flowing.  +Kathy Glow has a talent with words, and a heart of gold
When Hubby and I were first married and would attend mass on Sundays, we would always find ourselves behind a couple who had five sons. Even though I wanted a big family, I would nudge Hubby every time and say, "FIVE boys...that's my nightmare...five boys."
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Author, blogger at LetMeStartBySaying, freelance writer. Mom to an 8yo boy & 6yo girl. Wife to very patient man.
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Writing, blogging, editing, social media, public speaking, walking IMDB database with blond hair
Employment
  • Let Me Start By Saying
    Creator and Content Provider, 2008 - present
    I write about life as a writer, wife, and mom of two kids...oh--and I'm very tired. http://letmestartbysayingblog.com
  • BlogU Conference
    Faculty Member, present
    Faculty member and speaker at the BlogU blogging and writing conference in 2014. Speaking on the panels for the following sessions: - From Blog to Book - How to Be a Better Writer Learn more here: http://bloguconference.com
  • Mamalode
    Writer, 2013 - present
    Content creator for this parenting website. You can see all of my work here here: http://mamalode.com/writer/4/
  • NickMom
    Writer, 2013 - present
    Content creator for the Nickelodeon's parenting humor website. You can see all of my work there here: http://www.nickmom.com/contributors/kim-bongiorno/
  • Freelance Writer
    2011 - present
    My work has appeared on NickMom, InThePowderRoom, The Huffington Post, Mamalode, BlogHer, BonbonBreak, Circle of Moms, Today's Mama, Queen Latifa.com, Mommy Shorts, Scary Mommy, Rants from MommyLand, Nickelodeon ParentsConnect, The Mouthy Housewives, and more. I have also made appearances on The Dr. Oz Show, HLN's Raising America with Kyra Phillips, and HuffPostLive to discuss my work.
  • Published Author
    Publications include: I JUST WANT TO BE ALONE (2014) "YOU HAVE LIPSTICK ON YOUR TEETH" AND OTHER THINGS YOU'LL ONLY HEAR FROM YOUR FRIENDS IN THE POWDER ROOM, (2013) I JUST WANT TO PEE ALONE (2013) PART OF MY WORLD: SHORT STORIES (2013) FIFTY SHADES OF FUNNY: HOOK-UPS, BREAK-UPS AND CRACK-UPS (2012)
  • InThePowderRoom
    Staff Writer, 2012 - 2014
    Humor, life, and current hot topics get covered with the freedom to be edgy and honest. See all of my articles here: http://www.inthepowderroom.com/user/kim-bongiorno/posts/
  • InThePowderRoom
    Social Media Manager, 2012 - 2014
    Manage the content distribution and fan interaction for www.InThePowderRoom.com via all Social Media channels, such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Google+.
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Blogger at LetMeStartBySaying, Author & Freelance Writer. Being a mom, wife & writer would be easier if Life would stop chucking things at my head. Like lemons. And poop.
Introduction
I'm a Mom. A Wife. A Writer. A Dessert-Eater. And I'm also really, really tired. I blog at Let Me Start By Saying and love Facebook & Twitter.
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2013 BlogHer Voice of the Year (Inspiration category), 2011 & 2012 Circle of Moms Funniest Mom
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January 8
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