For a “work at home” mom to be, Social Media is my arm to the outside world. It allows me to build relationships with other moms, sharing in our laughs, struggles and fabulous finds! I love that I can connect to my favorite brands and get real time feedback. When my Kitchen Aid Mixer broke I just sent them a Tweet and within minutes I knew where in my hometown to get it fixed and roughly how much it would cost. Amazing!
Also, as parents we always want to stay up to date on product recalls. The CPSC (Consumer Product Safety Commission) puts out daily updates on Twitter on the latest safety concerns for our kids. No more hunting for info, it comes directly to me! I love that!
But when it comes down to it Social Media is all about building better relationships and opening doors of communication. As a busy Mom I find this priceless! Being able to build authentic relationships with other women that I may have otherwise never met is remarkable! So count me in, I am a Social Media Mama forever! (READ MORE...)
- Angela @SwankyMom