Speaker Spotlight: BlogHer Food Keynotes, Day One

In a little over six weeks from now, hundreds of food bloggers and food blog readers, all kinds of food industry professionals, scores and scores of speakers, a whole bunch of sponsors, and around a dozen behind-the-scenes staff will be taking over the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Seattle for BlogHer Food '12 (register here). Today I'm going to take a moment to introduce you in greater detail to keynoters for Day One of the conference....more

Interviews: Kitchen Flops and Funnies

We are another week closer to our exciting BlogHer Food Conference in Seattle this June 8-9. Last week I asked two of our speakers how they got started in food blogging. I thought this week I would go for a humorous question and answer with a few of our speakers who know a thing or two about flops in the kitchen. First off, the question is: What’s your biggest food blogging flop?...more
@BlogHer I somehow managed to over-cook my first Crock Pot roast.more

BlogHer Conferences Weekly Update - - April 20, 2012

Happy weekend! Can you believe it's already late April? That means BlogHer Food '12 in Seattle is less than two months away and we'll be in New York for BlogHer '12 in no time! So let's get to the good stuff... There is still time to register for BlogHer Food '12 in Seattle and book your hotel room at the historic Fairmont and be part of the excitement that is BlogHer Food!...more

BlogHer Food '12 Pre-Conference: Why Did You Start Food Blogging?

Suddenly it’s mid-April and I feel like we’re spiraling toward summer at a high rate of speed. Of course, that means that before we know it, BlogHer Food '12 will be upon us! As people begin to wonder what to pack for the Seattle weather and make plans to meet up with fellow bloggers, we thought we would bring you some pre-conference buzz and excitement via some mini-interviews with our speakers. We’re hitting randomly selected speakers with a quick question that we think will be of interest to those attending and those watching from home. To kick things off, we thought we’d ask two speakers the question everyone wants to know: Why did you start food blogging?...more
I would answer this if I could remember life before blogging. Was there life before blogging?more

BlogHer Conferences Weekly Update - - April 13, 2012

Well friends, it's Friday the 13th. While I am not usually superstitious, I do find that I avoid silly things on this day. You know, ladders, black cats, that sort of thing. Whether or not you are superstitious, I hope you have a great weekend. Oh and remember this is your last weekend before taxes are due, April 17, here in the US. Now on to some conference news... We've announced the International Activists BlogHer Scholarship winners for 2012!...more

BlogHer Conferences Weekly Update - - April 6, 2012

Happy holiday weekend! If I have it right, we have both Passover and Easter this weekend, so enjoy time with your friends and family! It's been a very busy few weeks here for the BlogHer Conference Team and we are excited to share!...more

Announcing the BlogHer Food '12 Party with Co-hostesses Ree Drummond, Jaden Hair, & Elise Bauer

Last year's closing party at Food '11 in Atlanta had it all; delicious food, danceable music, and lots of BlogHer friends. A standard was definitely set. But this year, we’re closing out the BlogHer Food '12 Conference in Seattle -- one of the best food cities in the States -- by taking things up a notch (or two, or three)....more

BlogHer Conference Update - - March 17, 2012

Happy St. Patrick's Day weekend, I hope everyone enjoys a day without little pinches, in other words, wear green! I could go on and on about St. Patrick's Day but there is so much to cover here! BlogHer Entrepreneurs '12 is less than a week away and the agenda is packed with networking, mentoring, and lots of learning....more

BlogHer Conference Update - - March 2, 2012

Happy weekend friends -- I hope all is well as we move into March and the beginning of conference season! First up...BlogHerEntrepreneurs. Yes, it's hard to believe it's already here but we'll be meeting in 3 short weeks for the second annual entrepreneurs event located at the Citrix conference center. This event is designed for women who want to start something, whether their goal is to strike out on their own with a brilliant idea, or to bring an entrepreneurial approach to innovation within a company....more

BlogHer Food Goes to Pike Place Market

We are busy over in the BlogHer Conference Department scheduling away for BlogHer Food and have a great addition to our Saturday Lunch Excursion.Our Saturday Lunch Excursion is a trip to Pike Place Market. This is a mere couple of blocks from our hotel, Fairmont Olympic Hotel, which makes it a perfect location to visit. We have scheduled plenty of time during the lunch for you to casually walk to the Market, peruse the vendors, grab a delicious bite or two and spend time with your new and old friends....more
How do i sign up to go. I'm ready! more