: My new freezer arrived! So who wants to help me move frozen food and defrost the old one? Anyone? Anyone? Bueller? Beuller?

Plated: A Review

I'm torn here. I want to do a good review. There is so much I love about Plated. But then again, there is so much I don't love. I thought maybe I would make a list of both, and let you decide if it is right for you. Pros:Delivery to your doorstepEasy to follow recipesJust about everything is includedEverything is freshWe got to try new dishes, with ingredients never used beforeperfectly proportioned ingredients DeliciousReasonably priced at 11 dollars per plate deliveredCons:...more
Oy, sounds like a lot of work! But, I can totally see how you'd take advantage during the winter ...more
: Hard to apply makeup when there's a cat between you and the mirror. And why are there fruit flies in my office when there's no fruit?!
: I wrote a guest post about my BlogHer'13 card angst! http://roughandrede.blogspot.com/2013/08/the-baggage-of-business-cards.html
: I wrote a guest post about my BlogHer'13 card angst! http://roughandrede.blogspot.com/2013/08/the-baggage-of-business-cards.html
: I wrote a guest post about my BlogHer'13 card angst! http://roughandrede.blogspot.com/2013/08/the-baggage-of-business-cards.html
: I wrote a guest post about my BlogHer'13 card angst! http://roughandrede.blogspot.com/2013/08/the-baggage-of-business-cards.html
: I wrote a guest post about my BlogHer'13 card angst! http://roughandrede.blogspot.com/2013/08/the-baggage-of-business-cards.html

I Lost A Friend At BlogHer'13

So. I lost a friend at BlogHer '13. I realized I was being ignored right away after I got home from Chicago, I felt it in my heart. This friend, she's usually engaging and funny and always had a kind word for me across all the social platforms.She was strangely silent for a few days, and my first feeling was fear. I was afraid something awful happened in her life. She wasn't answering texts or phone calls from me at all. I saw she was actively posting on Facebook and I figured they were scheduled posts....more
I'm sorry for your loss. But, I must say that perhaps it is for the best. Someone who can so ...more
: I guess I just learned lesson number 1 in having a featured post is "Don't let the haters get you down" #thickskin