Week 2: Explore BlogHer.com and Win an iPad!

Last week we invited you to take a look around our redesigned homepage. We love the feedback you gave us and now we'd like to share some of our features beyond the homepage. And, since we are still in a jolly giving mood, this week we want to give you a chance to win an iPad! ...more

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Forever 21's Maternity Line: Why it's a Fashion DO

Ah, pregnancy. That joyous time when you're growing a tiny human, blissfully preparing for his or her arrival, and ... potentially taking out a second mortgage to cover the cost of maternity clothes....more

Do they imagine that teenage girls will see cute maternity clothes while shopping at Forever 21 ... more

How to Write (Better): Painting With Words

June was the month I was going to kick it into gear and pull my new book WRINKLE together. I've done countless proposals up to this point. I know how to tell a story, create an effective arc, find eye-catching art and design a package people have to read. Don't necessarily buy, but read for sure. I used to love proposals -– it was almost a hobby at one point. But, those were for books far lighter than this one. ...more

congrats on taking on a new project. The best writing advice I've ever gotten is to read the ... more

The $100 Question: Will You Show Me Your Engagement or Wedding Rings?

Welcome to The $100 Question, where fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! Let's meet today's host: Erin from The Looney Bin ...more

we got all our rings from etsy. My wedding ring is a slimmer version of ... more

Why You Should Rethink Your Boss's Friend Request

There have been well-publicized Twitter breakups, but Chelsea Taylor of the UK may be the first person to lose her job via social media. In a reverse Doocing, rather than being fired for something she wrote on her blog or a social media account, Taylor was fired via a message posted on her Facebook wall telling Taylor and all her friends (as well as their friends if they commented under the wall posting) that she was being let go for losing a ten dollar note. ...more

I think it's totally ok to announce you lost your job on your own facebook wall, but those kinds ... more

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