This new bi-monthly series, Meet the Blogger, is a way to learn about the blogger behind the blog. If you are interested in participating, get in touch with me through the contact page, and I will send you the information!
Today we will be chatting with the amazing Toiia from the blog, Mother of the World. Her blog covers everything from blogging tips & tricks, to recipes and DIYs, to marriage and family. Don’t forget to stop by and say hello to her!
Where are you from?
I am from Bridgeport Michigan, but I reside in Atlanta Georgia
Can you tell our readers about yourself and your blog?
My blog is Mother of the World empowering women around the world
How did you first get into blogging?
I began blogging by being invited as a guest blogger for my friend’s blog Empress Chronicle for her parenting section of her blog, shortly after I took a blogging course and started my own blog Mother of the World and the rest is history!
What do you wish you knew when starting your blog?
I wish that I knew more about monetization of my blog and turning my blog into a business.
Where do you see your blog in 5 years?
I see my blog as a location independent business, with a fully staffed team, creating awesome valuable content, services, products, curriculum, and events.
What is your favorite aspect of blogging?
My favorite aspect of blogging is sharing my story with others, networking with other bloggers, serving the blogging community, sharing my passion and love of writing and Pinterest Marketing to create a legacy for my children.
If I gave you $100, what beauty items that you don’t own would you buy?
I would buy everything from MAC, especially the lip stick and lip gloss. I utilized MAC products on my wedding day and I simply adore the products that they offer to women.
What skin care or beauty steps do you religiously take time for?
I really keep it simple when it comes to skin care. I use very little products on my skin but I love to moisturize my skin with great products form Carol’s Daughter. My favorite skin care items are Almond Cookie from Carol’s Daughter. I have used her products since my college days and I love them!
What five fantastic products do you use now, and why do you love them.
I love my Downtown Brown Lip stick by Mary Kay, I love this shade of lip stick because it is a great shade for the Fall season.
Hair Milk nourishing and conditioning, Carol’s Daughter
Monoi Body Repairing Transformative Bi-Phase Tonic, Carol’s Daughter
Almond Cookie Frappe Body Lotion, Carol’s Daughter
Almond Cookie Shea Souffle, Carol’s Daughter
What are two beauty blogs we should check out, and why do you love them?
Clumps of Mascara and the Patrinila Project I love both of these beauty blogs because they show smart, beautiful women doing wonderful things and empowering other women to take their beauty seriously and never compromise themselves for others.
They both have helpful tips, tricks, and valuable content on their blogs.
What is your favorite post to date? (include link)
My favorite blog post is the letter to my daughter on Mother’s Day!
Do you prefer getting dressed up or being casual?
I prefer a little bit of both getting dressed up is very fun to throw on a cute dress and some heels, but I love to keep it casual with a nice pair of boyfriend jeans, graphic tea and a colorful pair of sneakers.
What do you do in your spare time?
I love to read awesome books, write poetry, go shopping, hang out with friends, attend fabulous brunches and lunches, and spend quality time with my family by traveling and seeing the world!
What is your favorite thing to do on a lazy weekend morning?
My favorite thing to do on a lazy weekend morning is to grab a nice cup of coffee and watch some Lifetime movies or write in my journal.
Where can we find you?