15 Ridiculous Expectations for Mother's Day

There are two days in the year that I look forward to the most, my birthday and Mother’s Day. In my family it is understood that Mom essentially gets these two selfish days off without question. Inevitably something in the plan goes awry and I end up manning the Mother station anyway. ...more
I just want the house to be clean and the laundry to be 100% done.  NEVER going to happen! more

President Barack Obama LIVE via Video at BlogHer '12!

Today we are honored to announce that President Barack Obama will address the BlogHer '12 audience at 4:30PM Thursday, August 2, via live video feed. We will gather in the Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton to hear from the president live, and understand why he has chosen to make this rare conference appearance. We will be recording the video and posting it as soon as we can post-appearance. All conference passes, from day passes to party and/or expo passes to full passes will be granted admission to this special event....more
Wow how exiting!!!  more

McDonald’s Wants To Hear From You: Enter the McDonald’s Listening Tour Session Sweepstakes

 You are invited to enter for the chance to attend an exclusive session to share your thoughts, opinions and ideas with the head of McDonald’s USA and the company’sSenior Director of Nutrition Dr. Cindy Goody. Recognized as one of the most influential women in business, Jan Fields has spent her entire career as a working mom. Like you, she wants the best for her kids....more
I would love to attend this event to join in the discussion about healthy choices and the future ... more

Find Your Flock: Birds of a Feather at BlogHer '12

Whether you go in seeking bloggers who write about the same things you do, or you decide to crash someone else's table because you realize it's time to make new friends or you find the courage to host your own niche table, we invite you to join us on Saturday AM for the 2012 Birds of a Feather breakfast. You'll have had all day Friday to meet and mingle, and on Saturday, you'll be able to meet up with your flock-of-choice, enjoy breakfast together, and maybe make plans for the rest of the conference day, or Sunday on the town in New York....more
Love this.  I also love that the picture has a group of knitters.  So is there a knitters group. ... more