POLL: How Will This Weekend's Violence Impact You -- And Our Democracy?

This past weekend both our country and community were rocked by the events in Tucson, AZ. Fast on the heels of learning that a gunman attempted to assassinate Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) and killed six other people, we learned that among the 13 additional people wounded was Ashleigh Burroughs, one of BlogHer's own community members....more

Well, I just have to comment on this because I was disappointed to see this survey and the ... more

Food Photography Secrets, Revealed

Now that I've found the perfect spot and the perfect light, I've been able to concentrate more on composition and personal style. You never would have guessed from that set up, I was able to get this shot -- not bad for guerrilla-style photography, eh? ...more

Thanks for posting- I spend a lot of time of the food photography on my site and I always like ... more

Mother Earth's Interpreter: An Interview with Alice Waters

  It’s not every day that Alice Waters calls and asks to chat. Yet that’s pretty much what happened last Wednesday at 2:44 p.m. EDT. ...more

I was excited to see the reference to the online videos of "The Green Kitchen" but when I went ... more

Porchetta: A Pork Roast That Sets the Gold Standard

Over the weekend, I headed up to Napa with my friend Jen, who runs the Eat Local Challenge. On our way out of town, we stopped at The Fatted Calf, a purveyor of some of the most amazing charcuterie and sustainable meat products one might ever hope to encounter. In their meat case this particular Saturday? A giant porchetta, ready for slicing and rubbed with a variety of herbs and deliciousness....more

I don't see a link for The Italian Cook recipe. I would like to take a look at that! more

The 100 Foods Meme Goes On: More Lists of Foods You Really Must Try!

Recently I challenged BlogHer readers to test their foodie experience on lists for the top 100 foods every omnivore (or vegan) should try. Now the lists have inspired other food bloggers to think about their own top 100 foods, and there's a second wave of must-try lists. Possibly no one could ever try all these foods in a lifetime, but wouldn't it be fun to try? ...more

I checked it out - that's a lot of lists!  I love the photograph of the cat. more