Lessons Learned from a First Year of Blogging

I set out to write a blog that was truly candid, but that meant taking risks with where my audience might draw lines, and as I said above, I only started giving a slightly smaller shit what people though t-- I didn't quit caring altogether. So one of the most freeing things I've learned is that, although I keep them in mind, my audience doesn't shape my writing -- I do. ...more

I too am coming up on my 1st year anniversary of blogging and found myself smiling and nodding ...more

Making Your Own Baby Food

Cathleen Edgerly Visit me at TheMomster Diaries ...more

Food Blogger Favorites: Fat Free Vegan Kitchen's Recipe

We've been asking food bloggers in the BlogHer network to share their favorite recipes. Susan Voisin writes the blog FatFree Vegan Kitchen, which has twice been voted most popular vegan blog by VegNews magazine’s readers. She sees her mission as to show the world that great recipes using fresh, whole foods don’t need added fat or animal products to taste delicious. Her food photography appeared in Nava Atlas' cookbook Vegan Express, and she is currently shooting another Atlas cookbook, Vegan Holiday Kitchen, due out next year. ...more

but I adore FatFree Vegan Kitchen! Susan does a brilliant job on her blog. It's gorgeous, the ...more

Liveblog: Do You Have a Cookbook in You?

Welcome to the liveblog of the BlogHer Food '10 panel "Vocation - Do you have a cookbook in you?." Here's the description: ...more

Food Blogger Favorites: Kalyn's Kitchen's Chopped Salad With Feta

We're celebrating BlogHer Food this year by asking food bloggers in the BlogHer network to share some of their favorite recipes. ...more

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Food Blogger Favorites: Joyful Abode's Grain-Free Granola Bars

We're celebrating BlogHer Food this year by asking food bloggers in the BlogHer network to share some of their favorite recipes. Emily Chapelle is a new mom and a Navy wife, blogging her trials and errors into the domestic domain at Joyful Abode. ...more

My favourite granola bar recipe is this one:

http://www.quietfish.com/notebook/?p=1642

I ...more

Food Blogger Favorite Recipes: Show Me The Curry's Mushroom Pulao

To celebrate BlogHer Food '10, we've asked some of the food bloggers in the BlogHer network to share their favorite recipes. ...more

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I can not wait to try ...more

Food Blogger Favorite Recipes: Clotilde's Yellow Zucchini Tarte Fine

To celebrate BlogHer Food '10, we've asked some of the food bloggers in the BlogHer network to share their favorite recipes. ...more

Add Your Name to BlogHer's Own Your Beauty Statement of Belief

Own Your Beauty. Change The Conversation. We are the beautiful people. All women. Every one of us. And that's amazing. Let’s own it. Let's collaborate on a definition of beauty that celebrates what makes each of us unique, inside and out. Instead of measuring ourselves against some airbrushed, Photoshopped ideal, let’s tailor the standard of beauty to suit ourselves. ...more

A Couple of Confessions

I have a couple of confessions to make. #1. I am moving my blog from blogher to blogspot. I love the blogher community but I am drawn to blogspot for the amount of control you have over the appearance of your blog. I hope you will follow me there at http://averyblessedmommy.blogspot.com/ #2. The names I've been using on this blog are NOT our real names. I decided on assumed names to protect the identity of my children....more