BlogHer At Home Giveaway #3: More Swag Bags and a BlogHer13 Pass

Are you having fun, BlogHer-at-Homers?I know I am. We love, love, love your participation in BlogHer at Home, and can't wait to keep hearing from you as we wrap up the conference. We hope that your participation will expand your view of the BlogHer Conference experience, content, and community. We also hope that have been making connections with each other -- sharing your blogs, your Twitter experience, and whatever other platforms are important to you. (Instagram, anyone? Let's see those shoes....more
Chicago is near me and I would love to attend BlogHer there! more

Dinner at Cakes and Ale Thursday Night 5/19

Would anyone like to join me at Cakes and Ale Thursday night? I made a reservation for five hoping some people might want join in. I am attending the Rockher Bash from 5:30 to 7:30 and plan on heading over to Cakes and Ale right after that. I can give a ride to anyone who needs one. Leave a message if you are interested. I would love to meet you! :)

Dinner at Cakes and Ale Thursday Night 5/19

Would anyone like to join me at Cakes and Ale Thursday night? I made a reservation for five hoping some people might want join in. I am attending the Rockher Bash from 5:30 to 7:30 and plan on heading over to Cakes and Ale right after that. I can give a ride to anyone who needs one. Leave a message if you are interested. I would love to meet you! :)

What's Not to Love About Google's New Recipe Search? Plenty.

Whether you’re a food blogger who publishes recipes or you’re trying to find a great mac and cheese recipe for dinner, you just might not love Google’s new Recipe View. I don’t love it. Now, I’m neither a programmer, nor a webmaster, nor an expert. I’m a magazine food writer turned part-time blogger five years ago. I have two food blogs, a decent page rank on the more established blog, and a published archive of more than 800 recipes -- not one of which you’ll be able to find with Google’s new recipe search feature. ...more

There's a wordpress plug in, Recipe SEO, that adds the appropriate rich text tags. I tried it ... more

Charcutepalooza: Meat the Community

Two bloggers, Cathy Barrow of Mrs. Wheelbarrow's Kitchen and Kim Foster of The Yummy Mummy, wanted to undertake a friendly challenge -- to tackle a different project each month from "Charcuterie" by Michael Ruhlman and Brian Polcyn. Turns out, everyone else wanted to do this, too. ...more

My husband and I have been practicing charcuterie for a few years now. I'm excited to have this ... more

Day 6: How to Make Really Good Chicken Stock

Roasting the meat and the veggies in the oven makes for a caramelized flavor that gives soup some depth -- this is not a light, "chicken" stock but rather a rich, soulful stock, which makes an intriguing, mysterious soup. Or, you know, just a very tasty one. ...more

Food writer Michael Ruhlman cautions against roasting a chicken at too high a temperature. He ... more

Week 3: Explore BlogHer.com and Win a BlogHer Food '11 Pass!

We still have so much good stuff on BlogHer.com to introduce you to, so how about we keep this going for another week and give you an opportunity to win your choice of a full conference pass to either BlogHer Food '11, May 20-21 in Atlanta, Georgia, or our annual conference, BlogHer '11, August 5-6 in San Diego, California? ...more

The new way the conference information is organized is much more clear and readable. Thanks! more

Week 3: Explore BlogHer.com and Win a BlogHer Food '11 Pass!

We still have so much good stuff on BlogHer.com to introduce you to, so how about we keep this going for another week and give you an opportunity to win your choice of a full conference pass to either BlogHer Food '11, May 20-21 in Atlanta, Georgia, or our annual conference, BlogHer '11, August 5-6 in San Diego, California? ...more

The updated profiles are sweet. Winning a conference pass would be sweeter! more

Kenmore Elite Appliance Reviews and Sweepstakes!

Four lucky BlogHer Reviewers upgraded to the latest appliances from Kenmore. Each blogger is updating us on their experience over the next few weeks as they discover how truly innovative these appliances are. After reading their posts and learning about the advanced features, which appliance would make the biggest change in your life? ...more

Oh I need a new washer and dryer!

Writing from my Urban Homestead in Columbus ... more

The $100 Question: What Do You Love About Yourself? Tell Christine from Welcome To My Brain.

Welcome to The $100 Question, where fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! ...more

I am masterfully efficient.

Writing from my Urban Homestead in Columbus Ohio ... more