Karen Gibson

Karen Gibson is a seed-to-table cook and four-season vegetable gardener in Cincinnati, Ohio. A professional writer with 15 years of technical writing experience and over 50 bylines in tech magazines and journals, Karen now writes about food and home gardening and is thrilled to be a regular contributing writer to Edible Ohio Valley

My Blogs

On Amy Glass, Stay-at-Home Moms, and Feminism: When Will We Stop Judging Each Other?

An article written by Amy Glass, "I Look Down On Young Women With Husbands And Kids And I’m Not Sorry," has been making the rounds as of late. She contends that those of us that choose marriage and a family over focusing solely on ourselves and our professional goals are "being applauded for doing nothing." ...more
After reading both articles, I clicked on the author's bio to see what's up.  She wrote both ...more

Do You Have a Clear Commenting Policy on Your Blog?

It's a first line defense against the bile of the Internet: comment moderation.  Rather than closing down comment sections, some bloggers opt to approve all messages before they hit their homepage, and other bloggers allow all comments to post in the interest of time, but go back and prune out ones that either don't fit their commenting policy or that they find off-putting. ...more
I absolutely moderate comments.  WordPress has a nice feature where commenters with previously ...more