We Loved The Hyatt Regency McCormick Hotel In Chicago! @HyattMcCormick #Sponsored

*This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hyatt Regency McCormick Hotel. All opinions are 100% mine.     As many of you know, this past week I attended a blogging conference and took my family along for the trip.  We had never visited Chicago before and I wanted to make sure that we stayed at the right hotel which would take my family's comfort into complete consideration.  Although this trip was a mixture of business and pleasure, my main priority is always making sure that my family is happy whenever we travel.     The Reservations Manager of the Hyatt McCormick, Liz, went above and beyond to ensure that all of our needs were met once we arrived in Chicago.  I can honestly say that there wasn't an email that I sent her that ever went unanswered and her attention to detail was exemplary.  She was very personable and professional and was always available to address any of my questions and concerns before and during our stay at the hotel.     Due to the … [Read more...]

Noodle Education Is A Life Long Education Search Engine For All! @NoodleEducation #Ad

*This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Noodle.org.  All opinions are 100% mine.     I am very excited to announce that Noodle.org is supporting Tough Cookie Mommy as I attend a blogging conference this year!  This collaboration is a virtual match made in heaven for this veteran of the New York City public school system and the first education search engine.  It truly is an honor to be representing Noodle.org at any event where I am networking with fellow bloggers and educators.     Noodle is the first and only FREE, life-long education related search company in the world.  Founded by John Katzman in 2011, who is the founder of the Princeton Review, the goal of Noodle.org is to help anyone find educational opportunities at any level.  This is an invaluable tool because the task of searching for educational opportunities can seem daunting when one considers the plethora of overwhelming information that is available.     Noodle.org offers extensive data on over 150,000 … [Read more...]

Why Should You Sponsor Me To Attend A Blogging Conference?

    Many companies don't know that Blogging conferences take place all year.  They attract thousands of attendees from all over the world to take part in hands-on learning, intellectual discussions, and opportunities to network with brands that understand the importance of working with bloggers to increase their brand visibility.     During these conferences, the connections that have been made on social media platforms between bloggers and brands come to life.  It is an opportunity to make those crucial face-to-face connections that have been an integral part of business for decades.  I attended a blogging conference last year and it allowed me to network and connect with hundreds of other bloggers and brands and helped me create business relationships that have continued to be mutually beneficial even to this day.     I would like to secure a sponsor, or multiple sponsors, to attend some of the largest blogging conferences in the United States. Why should your company sponsor me … [Read more...]