Greetings From BlogHer’s New Health Editor

Confession: I recently turned 40, and at first, it was horrible. On my birthday, a friend took me out to lunch, where I broke down and blubbered about how I wasn’t where I’d hoped I’d be at this age -- in terms of my tumultuous marriage, my barely-making-ends-meet writing career, or my far-from-perfect parenting of our two-year-old daughter. ...more
Congrats on the new gig, and for recognizing @elaineR.N. 's blogging tips as amazing. I have not ... more

3 days till BlogHer12!!! AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA!!!!!

3 days till BlogHer12!!! AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA!!!!! ...more
 @KarenLynnn Wow, you're ready! I got Emily and Norman the old poop to make their own packing ... more

I created a media kit on my blog:http://emylibef.com/mediasponsorship-kit/ When do people start throwing money?

I created a media kit on my blog:http://emylibef.com/mediasponsorship-kit/ When do people start throwing money? ...more

American Girl in Holland

I've started a little blog about my experience in moving from the States to The Netherlands. I started it to keep track of our fun for myself and my kids but my friends have enjoyed it as well. It's called Americangirlinholland.blogspot Enjoy~Lisa...more
Don't mind if I do :) more

Was told June & it's already 7/17. Still waiting to get paid for @Blogher Vanessa Williams BookClub review of 5/2. Am I missing something?

Was told June & it's already 7/17. Still waiting to get paid for @Blogher Vanessa Williams BookClub review of 5/2. Am I missing something? ...more
 @Denise This is not a problem, Denise... it's more of a silly, silly matter; I already gave ... more

Was told June & it's already 7/17. Still waiting to get paid for @Blogher Vanessa Williams BookClub review of 5/2. Am I missing something?

Was told June & it's already 7/17. Still waiting to get paid for @Blogher Vanessa Williams BookClub review of 5/2. Am I missing something? ...more
 @sassymonkey Emailing you didn't help. Maybe I'll try Rita :) more

April 30th Is National Spank Out Day: Does Spanking Even Work?

April 30th is National Spank Out Day. It’s hard to forget about it when the old adage “spare the rod, spoil the child” gets revisited in the news so frequently. It seems that, every week, there is a news story of parents or caregivers being arrested for taking disciplining a child too far. For all the adamant opponents of spanking, there are still just as many supporters of this purportedly mild form of corporal punishment, following the idiom to the letter....more
 @Pink Bears Thank you for your comment. The issue of judgement aside (I'm not touching that one ... more

Those Smirnoff mixed drinks pack a punch, don't they?

Those Smirnoff mixed drinks pack a punch, don't they? ...more
After the first one, I don't think you'll care.   more

Help me settle a fierce, ongoing, family #bet? http://www.meganblogs.com/2012/07/mommy-or-daddy/

Help me settle a fierce, ongoing, family #bet? http://www.meganblogs.com/2012/07/mommy-or-daddy/ ...more
 @motherofnine9 Vicious. Me likey :) I've got three of these, sitting in my email, waiting for ... more

Help me settle a fierce, ongoing, family #bet? http://www.meganblogs.com/2012/07/mommy-or-daddy/

Help me settle a fierce, ongoing, family #bet? http://www.meganblogs.com/2012/07/mommy-or-daddy/ ...more
 @motherofnine9 Wee! It's an honor just to be nominated haha. Thank you darlin'! more