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Spotlight on SheSpeaks Blogger - Michele McGraw of Scraps of My Geek Life

Spotlight on SheSpeaks Blogger - Michele McGraw of Scraps of My Geek Life

SheSpeaks blogger Michele McGraw is mom to four and a lifestyle technology blogger over at Scraps of My Geek Life. There she writes about digital storytelling. She's also a freelance technology writer, a runner, a healthy lifestyle seeker and a digital scrapbooker and chief storyteller.

She has worked with brands like:

  • - Microsoft Windows Champion
  • - SkinnyScoop Tastemaker
  • - Lenovo INfluencer Network
  • - Netflix Stream Team 
  • - Intel All-In-One PC Influencer

Michele helps women find support online for their hobbies and lifestyles by sharing her experience and passions. She has served as Director of Internet Services at Mother & More, providing online support for SAHMs; overseen the Healthy Chicks forum for TheDIgiChick's online forum for digital scrapbookers; served as Ambassador for the Mom's Bloggers Club and more.

"Blogging has given me a career that I could never have imagined. I have always wanted a career where you love what you do and it doesn?t feel like work. That is what blogging is to me."
Michele recently participated in our Duracell/#PowertheHolidays campaign.

We caught up with her to find out more about her life and here is what we found out, in her own words.

Where you can find me on social media: Facebook - Twitter Pinterest - Instagram - Google + 

When did I start blogging? I have been blogging for over 10 years, but I started Scraps of My Geek Life in 2007

I live in…. Washington DC Metro Area

My niche is… Lifestyle Technology

I write when….. I have something to write (which is almost all the time).

How has blogging changed my life: Blogging has given me a career that I could never have imagined. I have always wanted a career where you love what you do and it doesn’t feel like work. That is what blogging is to me.

A brand I have loved working with: Some of my favorite are HP, Microsoft, AMD, Samsung, Sony

How I see the future of blogging/social media? I think blogging will become a bigger part of our lives. People will turn to bloggers more than the typical media and celebrities.

Where I work: Home

I am connected…. All the time

When I’m stressed, I….. Scrapbook or run

My favorite gadget is…. Oh boy…that is tough. I have so many that I love. Being a techie, I have a gadget for every occasion. But my iPhone 6 Plus is my favorite at the moment.

My favorite travel destination is…. The beach

My favorite clothing brand is… Old Navy

I do all my shopping…. Online

My favorite TV shows: Big Bang Theory, Pretty Little Liars, Sleepy Hollow, (secretly I love all the Housewives series, but you didn’t hear that from me)

My favorite movie: All time favorite is 'Gone With the Wind'

Coffee or tea: Tea

I love…. My family

I dream about…. Being able to spend a lot of time at the beach

Where you can find my writing: http://scrapsofmygeeklife.com

What else I do: Social Media consulting

My latest She Speaks post: http://scrapsofmygeeklife.com/geek-stuff/dont-forget-the-batteries

 

 

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