On Saturday, China's Li Na became the first Asian player, male or female, to win a Grand Slam singles title by beating defending champion Francesca Schiavone of Italy 6-4, 7-6 (0). The sixth-seeded Li, who never had won a clay-court tournament before, pounded the ball hard and demonstrated powerful groundstrokes in a solidly played match. If you are wondering why the new champion is referred to as Li Na and not Na Li, the Women's Tennis Blog provides clarification:...more
Walmart proudly presents “Fresh Ideas for a Brighter Future,” at the 2010 BlogHer conference. Our booth space will feature a growing garden of ideas for a sustainable future and will be an oasis offering a quiet respite from the conference’s frenzied pace.
The second-most-notable female athlete of 2009 according to the Associated Press was the first female to win one of the most celebrated contests in her sport and has a perfect record, winning all 14 of her major competitions.She is also the youngest woman to receive the honor, and at five years of age has accomplished all that she ever will in her sport and so has gone off to retirement....more
I'm officially on vacation. Unofficially, I'm catching up on bits and pieces of work that fell through the cracks. Stuff like organizing my inbox. Cleaning out my folders. Cleaning up spreadsheets, half finished reports... I could go on, but you get the picture.I'm also thinking about how I want to start 2010. Do I want to do challenges? Do I need a new 101 in 1001 days list? Am I going to join Crabby McSlacker in the 10x group? Or work on organizing my life with Org Junkie?...more
Find out what the new generation of makers, creators and mold-breakers thought of Goldieblox and the American Express #PassionProject, and enter to win a game for the young girl in your life. Read more
We asked 15 bloggers how PAM Cooking Spray helps them spend less time in the kitchen, and more time eating and celebrating with loved ones. Read their tips, tricks and recipes for great holiday cooking with PAM Cooking Spray, and enter to win a $100 Visa gift card. Read more