8th Year of Blogging Celebration Giveaway!

Hey friends, it’s hard to believe, but I’ve been blogging here at LivingLocurto.com for 8 years!!! Blogging takes a TON of work, so I want to celebrate making it this far with a giveaway to say thank you for being here to celebrate with me! All week, I’ll be sharing some of my favorite Living […]

Just Because – Life is Short, Eat Dessert First

Life is short. Eat dessert first. I have been thinking about the meaning of “eat dessert first” all summer long. If you didn’t know, I had something tragic happen in my life this year, so my outlook on the way I live has changed in many ways. If you follow me on social media, you will know that I’m […]

6 Tips for How to Use Periscope

I’m addicted to Periscope! If you don’t know what it is, Periscope is a free app that lets you do live-stream broadcasts from anywhere. You can add it on your phone or iPad. It was purchased by Twitter in February of 2015 and was official launched on March 26, 2015. I started “scoping” this summer when I went on my […]

Favorite Tools for Blogging

Blogging is not just about writing and creating content, there is a lot of behind the scenes business that makes it all happen. Throughout the six years that I’ve been blogging, many people have asked what services and tools I recommend. Finally, I wrote a post about the tools I use the most for both of my blogs. Not a blogger? You […]

$50 Summer Fun Giveaway

It’s giveaway time! I don’t know about you, but I would love a little extra cash to do something fun with my kids this summer. Even though there is always something to do in our home, I’m already tired of hearing “I’m Bored!” So today I’m thanking you lovely readers of Living Locurto with a […]

FUN Spring Fling Pinterest Party & HUGE Giveaway!

Spring Fling Party ON Pinterest with some of your Favorite Bloggers! $500 Giveaway and Free Digital Party Favors!

3 Simple Photography Styling Tips

Over the many years of my career as an art director, I have learned a lot about photo styling. There are numerous tips I could give you to help you take better photos, but here are three simple photography tips that I think will help anyone. Just taking a little time to think about your […]

Blogging Tips, Self Worth and ALT Summit 2014

I have been traveling for the past month and just now able to sit down and write about my experience at ALT Summit. Thanks to Design Mom and the ALT team who did a fantastic job with this amazing conference! This might be long and boring for those of you who come here for my DIY […]

Important Pinterest Tips You Need To Know

 I hate getting in trouble. I always try to do the right thing, so it makes me sick to my stomach when I get confronted by someone for making a mistake. It’s even worse when you didn’t know you did anything wrong. I got my first email from Pinterest that a complaint was filed about […]

10 Do’s and Don’ts ~ How to Grow your Following on Pinterest

Tips on how to use Pinterest and grow your following. 10 tips for growth with challenges to get you started by DIY Lifestyle blogger Amy Locurto.

4 Reasons to Write Down Goals | Free Printable Yearly Goal Sheet

Hello and welcome back to another fun-filled year! My kids are back to school today and I finally have a free moment to write here again. Over the holiday break, I’ve been thinking a lot about goals for the new year. I usually get a LOT done, but I rarely plan in advance and am not […]

How to Make Money With a Blog

How do you make money blogging? That is the most frequently asked question I get… ever! I’m always happy to help someone learn how to make money from their blog, but it’s very hard to answer this question in just a few sentences. With 6 years of blogging experience, I learned along the way and […]

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