Voices of the Year (VOTY) Frequently Asked Questions

Whether you're new to BlogHer annual conferences and have no idea what the Voices of the Year ("voh-tee" or #VOTY as we like to call it) is, or you know, but have never actually submitted content for consideration: We have answers for you. If you don't see your question addressed here, please ask it in the comments!...more
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Voices of the Year (VOTY) Frequently Asked Questions

Whether you're new to BlogHer annual conferences and have no idea what the Voices of the Year ("voh-tee" or #VOTY as we like to call it) is, or you know, but have never actually submitted content for consideration: We have answers for you. If you don't see your question addressed here, please ask it in the comments!...more
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BlogHer '12 Twitter Roll Call!

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Have Parents Forgotten How to Host?

In front of me in line stood a harried professional looking forty-something mother, her tween, her teen and her teen daughter's friend.Teen daughter and tween daughter order. Mother orders. Mother pays for her spawn, and ignores the daughters' friend....more
I agree - Hosting is hosting, whether you decide to go or stay in. If for some reason that isn't ... more

Balance? What Balance?

In my home, we are going through a bit of a “phase.” Of absolute chaos. Someone asked me how I was the other day, and I told her about the kids/husband/house. The response: But where are you in all of that? And here’s the thing: I don’t know. I’m pounding on the glass somewhere, but that room seems to be sealed off and soundproof....more

Thank you for this. I think about this a lot in terms of the difference in how kids are raised, ... more

Balance? What Balance?

In my home, we are going through a bit of a “phase.” Of absolute chaos. Someone asked me how I was the other day, and I told her about the kids/husband/house. The response: But where are you in all of that? And here’s the thing: I don’t know. I’m pounding on the glass somewhere, but that room seems to be sealed off and soundproof....more

I keep trying to remind myself that they're growing and stretching every day - The snotty tone ... more

Balance? What Balance?

In my home, we are going through a bit of a “phase.” Of absolute chaos. Someone asked me how I was the other day, and I told her about the kids/husband/house. The response: But where are you in all of that? And here’s the thing: I don’t know. I’m pounding on the glass somewhere, but that room seems to be sealed off and soundproof....more

It's interesting that you mentioned taking turns watching the kids. I am part of a Moms' group ... more

The Room At The End Of The Hall

yvonne@attractedtoshinythings I stood at the end of the hallway, on the other side of the cheap, hollow wooden door, my heart pounding in my throat. My mouth was dry, my palms were damp and my ears were ringing from running up 3 flights of stairs. I automatically smoothed the khaki skirt from Eddie Bauer that I'd gotten at 90% off, because my size was always the last to sell. Just leave. Turn around and get out now my brain instructed me, but instead I took a deep breath and knocked. ...more

Very engrossing, real, and compelling... And, I'll be back to read more.

Tracy May is ... more