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Wisdom from Mom Bloggers: "The Greatest Gift Blogging Has Given Me"

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What attracts you to blogging? Contrary to most readers’ beliefs, most bloggers — even the successful names on our 2011 Top 100 Mom Bloggers list —  will readily admit they didn’t get into the business for the money.

So what does a chronicle of your day-in, day-out life as a parent to your children give back to you in return? As part of our 2012 Wisdom from Mom Bloggers series, we asked the top 100 about the greatest gift blogging has given them. The answers ranged from long-lasting friendships to bonafide businesses. Check out what they had to say, after the jump!

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Wisdom from Mom Bloggers: Blogging's Greatest Gifts

What HASN'T blogging brought me?

Blogging helped me find my voice. It helped me find my art. My best friends offline are people who I met online because of blogging. I changed my career because of blogging. It literally changed my life.
- Karen Walrond, Chookooloonks

Jump to an answer:

Karen Walrond // Ellen Seidman // Michelle Boudreaux // Sarah Hoffman

Ronnie Tyler // Leticia Barr // Meagan Francis // Danielle Smith // Nicole Blades

Katherine Stone // Jenny Ingram // Laura Mayes // Jennifer Linney

Roxanna Sarmiento // Jennifer Doyle // Asha Dornfest // Angela, Fluid Pudding

Lenore Skenazy // Sarah James // Ilana Wiles // Jessica Ashley

What’s the greatest gift blogging has brought YOU? Tell us in the comments!

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2 thoughts on “Wisdom from Mom Bloggers: "The Greatest Gift Blogging Has Given Me"

  1. Mary says:

    i have a personal blog but where do you start to make it a career??

  2. Kathryn (becoming you) says:

    The time to focus on what I enjoy most!

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