What is Your Blogging POV?

I watch a lot of Food Network. One of my favorite shows is “Next Food Network Star.” Which is really the only "reality" TV I watch.  Okay, that's not true. I had to quit "16 and Pregnant" and "Teen Mom" because I got rid of MTV. But I digress....more
 @elaineR.N. I know exactly what you mean. I started about five posts in my head yesterday, but ...more

Rising from the Ashes and Taking Second Chances

Sometimes life is all about taking second chances; having the courage to look into the mirror, square into your own eyes, and bravely and resolutely say that you will not accept defeat. “Carpe diem quam minimum credula,”—seize the day, putting as little trust as possible in the future—like life, a disambiguation. And that’s just what many single moms are doing today, seizing the moment....more
Ah, Virginia, so glad to have you pop in with another beautiful post about life and family. I ...more
: I have a feeling this paint needs more time between coats than I really want to give it.

Mom-In-Chief, But Not on the Payroll

Michelle Obama and Ann Romney are prominently featured in their spouse's presidential campaigns. Both have made prime-time speeches during the Tampa and Charlotte conventions, which were parsed in detail by the media. Did they make their husbands more likeable? Could they secure the "woman's vote" for their spouses? Were their televised speeches fluff pieces, or did they convey meaningful insights?...more
It certainly might go a long way in setting the precedent that women's roles in the paid ...more
: I have a feeling this paint needs more time between coats than I really want to give it.
: There, I finally said it. (Kinda scared about possible backlash.) http://wp.me/p2o8a4-l3
: I accidentally deleted an app of the 1st page of my iPhone. I'm not sure which one. I guess I'll realize which one when I need it.
: Is it nap time yet?
: A friend loaned me her Insanity collection. I think I am going to need a lot of courage for this program. #lookstough