Can't Make It to BlogHer '13? Join BlogHer at Home!

We know there are a lot of you who can't make it to BlogHer '13, but we don't want you to miss out on everything! I look forward to connecting with you on Twitter, but there's more to BlogHer at Home -- like giveaways! ...more
First time in years that I haven't been to Blogher. I am Laura Lohr and hoping for the west ... more

Listening to the Women of Monsanto

Monsanto recently made the headlines when the Supreme Court unanimously ruled to uphold the company's patent on its genetically modified seed. ...more
@Aimee Whetstine  @Ms. Glaze  Aimee, you cited an example of Monsanto donating its technology to ... more

Listening to the Women of Monsanto

Monsanto recently made the headlines when the Supreme Court unanimously ruled to uphold the company's patent on its genetically modified seed. ...more
@Aimee Whetstine  @Ms. Glaze In the case of India, you can't possibly argue that there is choice ... more

Listening to the Women of Monsanto

Monsanto recently made the headlines when the Supreme Court unanimously ruled to uphold the company's patent on its genetically modified seed. ...more
@Aimee Whetstine  @jennbetween Clearly there has been more demand for non-GMO's over the past ... more

Listening to the Women of Monsanto

Monsanto recently made the headlines when the Supreme Court unanimously ruled to uphold the company's patent on its genetically modified seed. ...more
@katpinke How is labeling limiting choices?  First of all, the USDA labeling is no safeguard. ... more

Listening to the Women of Monsanto

Monsanto recently made the headlines when the Supreme Court unanimously ruled to uphold the company's patent on its genetically modified seed. ...more
@Aimee Whetstine  @KarenLynnn USDA Certified Organic is not a safeguard.  It's only required to ... more

Listening to the Women of Monsanto

Monsanto recently made the headlines when the Supreme Court unanimously ruled to uphold the company's patent on its genetically modified seed. ...more
@JPlovesCOTTON  @AlaskanBelle77 Labeling could be misleading?  You mean we are all too stupid to ... more

Listening to the Women of Monsanto

Monsanto recently made the headlines when the Supreme Court unanimously ruled to uphold the company's patent on its genetically modified seed. ...more
@Aimee Whetstine  @KarenLynnn It ISN'T our choice.  Thanks to Monsanto, we don't get to choose ... more

Finding Beauty in a Harsh Existence

I spent a lot of time while reading Lisa Gardner's newest book, Touch and Go, trying to figure out Libby. She was broken but she also showed a resilience and strength that surprised me, as I believe it did her kidnappers. I appreciated the glimpses of her past that we received, particularly the one below:...more
I find beauty where ever I can.  The economy has been tough on a lot of people over the past ... more

Do We Ever Really Leave High School?

Lissy Ryder, the main character in Jen Lancaster's new novel, Here I Go Again, never really left high school. She hit her peak during those four years and stopped growing and reaching. When she discovered there is life after high school it was a complete and total shock. While we may not all be like Lissy, I still see references every week online to things being just like high school....more
I checked out of high school before they passed out our diplomas.  I was there in body, but I ... more