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Sunday, September 23, 2012

Sacramento Bloggers Inaugural Meetup

A few ladies in my hometown decided to create a place for us bloggers to connect, Sacramento Bloggers. I immediately joined the group. In the past, I've seen blogger meetups in other cities and wished Sacramento was more active when it comes to "real life" socializing.

Thanks to Margaret and Nichole, I think we will be more active as a blogging community.

The group's inaugural meetup was Thursday at the La Rivage Hotel. Bloggers of all ages and backgrounds gathered to learn about each others blogs, share tips and socialize...(and of course, drink lots of wine and snack on some delicious fare).

The event venue was gorgeous. The hotel is located right on the river with a beautiful patio for our group to enjoy the perfect Fall evening.  




Signature Drink
Now for the best part, the reason we all come to these events....the bloggers. I met some truly amazing people that blog about a broad range of topics and life issues. It was an inspiring evening surrounded by so many creative people with a love for writing and blogging.
Our event hostesses


This was a fabulous event with a great turnout of about 40 people. 
I'm so happy to have been a part of it!

12 comments:

Infertile625 said...

How nice! I wish all of my online blogging friends lived local to meet up like this!

Erica Franks said...

I so wish I could have attended this! Thanks for stopping by my blog, I'm about to go poke around yours now. :)

~Erica
thepaintedtrailer.blogspot.com

TracyZLesh @ Then I Got To Thinking said...

So sad to have missed it! You look cute!! Hopefully I can make the next one :)

Chandra said...

Thank you for visiting my blog. Yours is beautiful and I loved reading about your farming fantasy. I dream of quitting my career and spending my time organic gardening (I'd probably be miserable) so I can relate. Wonderful to meet you:)

Margaret Andrews said...

And we were happy you were a part of it! I'm so glad you came and connected. You got some great pictures, Jessica. I look forward to hanging out with you more next time! A lovely post. :)

Katie said...

how fun!! and what a beautiful place!

Melissa @ Fit 'N' Well Mommy said...

Hi Jessica! Thanks for finding me on Facebook. I love all of your pictures and I look forward to reading more! I hope to meet you at the next Sacramento Blogger's event!

SarahJane Miller said...

Just found your blog, I am in love with the design!! i can't wait to read more. Would love for you to stop by and follow along if you'd like :)

sjdmiller.blogspot.com

Lisa said...

Hi! Thanks for reaching out today. I'm so glad I found your blog as well. I had no idea that so much was going on with you. I'll definitely be following now. And yes, we did move to Boston about a month ago. So crazy, I had no idea that you lived here as well. We need to connect over more than blog comments :)

mrs jp chaos said...

I'm just catching up...it was so awesome to meet you!!!

Crystal Marie~ said...

Oh how fun. I would love to come to the next one. I am from the Sacramento area and would love to connect to some local bloggers. How do I sign up for this next year?

http://findingjoyinthejourney-crystalmarie.blogspot.com/

Lisa Tran said...

Awesome! I hope there are more events like this soon! I'm new to the blogging world and would love to meet up with like-minded folks in the Sacramento area! Thanks for sharing :)

-Lisa
everydayelevated.blogspot.com

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