My first experience of a blogging conference with Blogon

May 22, 2017 admin 2

On Sunday I attended my first ever blogging conference with Blogon in Manchester and to say I was a nervous wreck would be an understatement. I booked it on a whim a few months ago after a couple of glasses wine, a shot of courage and chaser of inspiration and then shut it from my ever anxious mind until the day itself. Well, that day was yesterday and I survived, just! I left with plenty […]

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My Favourite blogs

June 24, 2016 admin 0

A key part of being a blogger is reading other peoples blogs. How can you expect people to read your work if you don’t read theirs and reading other blogs is invaluable for so many reasons. You can work out what you like and what you don’t, what works and what doesn’t, get inspiration for other posts without becoming a repetitive voice on the web. Since I have started to follow and read other peoples […]

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A weekly round up

April 23, 2016 admin 0

Here is a weekly round up of all the posts that we have published on the Strawberry Fountain this week. It is awesome to be able to put them all in one place in case you missed any and remember you can subscribe to the blog at the bottom of the page to make sure you never miss a post again. So here is what we have been u to this week. Heinz we were […]

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Blogging – it’s not all free stuff and nights out

April 18, 2016 admin 0

When you read my blog you will see a mixture of reviews from products and events that I have paid for myself or been bought as gifts and items that have been sent to me from various PR agents in a exchange for a review. Free stuff is definitely a huge perk of being a lifestyle or beauty blogger but trust me writing a blog is not all free stuff and nights out. Over the last […]

What exactly is a lifestyle blogger?

April 16, 2016 admin 2

A couple of years ago I started a blog outlining 30 challenges I wanted to complete before I turned 30 and on completing each challenge I wrote a summary or review of how it went. I had loads of fun and really enjoyed the whole writing process but when I turned 3O the blog became a bit redundant  and after a short break I decided to start a new one, this one, The Strawberry Fountain, a […]