NaBloPoMo Soup: Open Thread for November NaBloPoMo Posts

You have posts and we want to read them. This is an open thread for people to post a link to their daily November NaBloPoMo posts that they publish on their personal blogs. Please use the comment section below to add your post, and peruse the comment section in order to find great things to read as well as support your fellow NaBloPoMo'ers. Bookmark this post so you can use it all month. ...more

Life Well Lived Moments Sweepstakes 6: Share A Moment and Enter to Win a Kindle Fire!

This sweepstakes is now closed. Thanks to everyone who entered! Please check out our new sweepstakes launching March 1. ...more
I had been looking forward to spending time with my grown children during their time off at ... more

Testing the Limits of my Point and Shoot

I have a Nikon d300, and I know (mostly) how to use it.  My passion is floral macro photography, but I shoot other things too.  We travel a lot, and I take pictures everywhere. Our trip to San Diego for Blogher11 was the first time I left my "baby" home.   ...more
Thanks for sharing about your cameras. I've been using a Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ5, purchased ... more

Why BlogHer '11 was a Defining Moment

Going to a conference that was primarily women and with over 3,000 in attendance proved to be overwhelming and daunting for me. And life changing.  And all because of my last minute decision to attend the "Owning Your Beauty..." panel session....more
I remember our initial conversation and our agreement that we would say to younger women, "I ... more