World Community

Relationships with our partner, family, friends, and community are what makes us happy. Having a strong sense of community and participating in celebrations together can definitely make our lives better. Community means an on-going group of people committed to supporting and serving each other within an organization, a church, a town or city, or a country....more

Women Bickering : A Woman Thing

We all know that March is National Women History Month. Blogher has profiled and continues to bring their readers some of the most incredible and awesome women on the planet now and somewhere in the hereafter, leaving legacies for generations to come. Okay, having said all of that and truly being awakened to the truth of a women world contributions, I do have a bone to pick with us-sort of. You see, I've been writing about women issues for years....more

Discovery's Final Launch

As a young girl, I was a dreamer, and believed in endless possibilities! It was dreams of being a marine biologist, astronaut, anthropologist that made me want to learn about the world around me, dreaming up at the stars, and charting my next adventure into unknown territories. It was this past week that I was able to get as close to the stars as I could ever imagine....more

Cool! I would have loved to been able to explore the complex! Did you dress undercover? I would ...more

The Most Romantic Destinations (and Where to Dine!)

Ah yes, we’ve given all of the gifts, put away the decorations and rung in the new year. And once the December holidays are through, we’re launched into Valentine’s Day mode! What to do, where to go, who to spend it with.  Well, while I can’t help you in the dating department, I can help you in choosing some of the most romantic Valentine’s month destinations. Whether you have a valentine this year or not, you may want to check these places out just because they are so dang pretty!Aspen, Colorado...more

March 8, 2011 is the 100 year anniversary of International Women's Day

Two great opportunites for women of the world, this Press Release talks about the celebration for International Country WIN events but if you go to you can see the ten cities in the US that this celebration is also happening on March 8, 2011 and click on International Countries on the site and you can also see all the countries.  Also you can nominate a woman for one of the awards see information on the site, as awards will be given out at each city and all the countries.  Also for US women The WIN...more

QuickByte Fridays--World's Worst Mom's Halloween Ah, there is almost nothing better than a Friday that kicks off a holiday weekend!...more

Hillary Clinton Calls on TechWomen and Green Girls for Global Change

Friday night, I waited at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis, surrounded by Bomb Squad vehicles and black bulletproof SUVS, for Hillary Clinton to speak to an audience of 1,400, only her third appearance in the United States since she took office as Secretary of State in early 2009. Upon entering the room, she grinned widely and received a standing ovation, welcomed with open arms by the loyal crowd. After a brief introduction, she cut straight to the point. The government needs innovation to solve our problems and the world's problems. And she meant it. ...more

Can't help but be in awe of this woman. A world changer, gender barrier bender and advocate for ...more

Taking Water for Granted

It's very easy to take water for granted.  In the United States, we just turn on a tap, and magically, water comes out. Except in my house today. (more on that in a moment.) In many places in the world, there is no expectation that clean water is easily accessible. Children walk for miles to fetch water....more

MyBlogHer Newbie Newly Registered Welcome Herself in BlogHer

Yes, I'm new and I would like to welcome myself. "Welcome Me".  Forgive me world for creating such a long title with no conclusion if introduction would be appreciated by a wide audience. For so many blogsites across the web, I doubt without a real doubt if this blog would be recognize or even read by fellow bloggers. To make this too long, I would tell you a bit about everything about myself....more

New British Passport

A new British passport with many extra security features will be introduced in October, replacing the ePassport introduced in 2006 British passports issued after October will have a new look, which will include line drawings of classic landscapes from around the UK. Drawings of the White Cliffs of Dover, the Gower Peninsula, Ben Nevis and the Giant’s Causeway will replace the existing images of birds....more