The Worst Prom Dresses of 2015

Gather around, my friends. It's our favorite time of year: bad prom dress season! While we love the girls inside the dresses, we feel it's our duty to guide today's youth in the area of formalwear. The BlogHer editorial team passed around a few pics ... what do YOU think?...more
Rebecca@MomMeetsBlog I think that's what they were going for, but maybe pants took it too far? more

The Worst Prom Dresses of 2015

Gather around, my friends. It's our favorite time of year: bad prom dress season! While we love the girls inside the dresses, we feel it's our duty to guide today's youth in the area of formalwear. The BlogHer editorial team passed around a few pics ... what do YOU think?...more
adelewishnot I think it's more that they make A LOT of prom dresses! more

The Worst Prom Dresses of 2015

Gather around, my friends. It's our favorite time of year: bad prom dress season! While we love the girls inside the dresses, we feel it's our duty to guide today's youth in the area of formalwear. The BlogHer editorial team passed around a few pics ... what do YOU think?...more
Gwendollynn The good news is that there are plenty of adorable ones. These are very extreme. more

I Lie to My Daughter About My Poor Body Image

Standing in front of the steam covered bathroom mirror, naked, dripping wet, and quite honestly ashamed of what is looking back at me, my tween daughter barges in. ...more
I have been there and have learned a lot about the mental part of overcoming eating disorders. I ... more

Announcing the #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Voices of the Year Honorees!

Today we unveil the #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Voices of the Year honorees. It’s our eighth year producing the Voices of the Year (affectionately known as #VOTY) but it never, NEVER gets old. This year the #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Community Keynote will be held on Friday, July 17, at 4:30 p.m. ET....more
ElaineAmbrose I emailed you! more

It's Official: Hillary Clinton Announced Her Candidacy … But Not as Expected

I was glued to my phone even more than usual this weekend, waiting for Hillary Clinton to officially announce her entry into the 2016 presidential race—on Twitter, as widely expected after an announcement last week that she'd launch on social media. Image: © Jerry Mennenga/ZUMA Wire ...more
I'm a Hillary fan. I read a few of her books and think she has learned a lot in her career and ... more

Announcing the #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Voices of the Year Honorees!

Today we unveil the #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Voices of the Year honorees. It’s our eighth year producing the Voices of the Year (affectionately known as #VOTY) but it never, NEVER gets old. This year the #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us Community Keynote will be held on Friday, July 17, at 4:30 p.m. ET....more
@ExperBadMom undiagnosedbut Please don't see it as rejected. :) With thousands of submissions, ... more

5 Ways You Can Kick the Excuses and Start Exercising

Today, I almost didn't go for a run because I was having a great hair day. I'm not kidding. In my defense, my hair usually looks crazy and disheveled. Not today though. I must have stumbled upon the perfect humidity to hair product ratio. It was good. I actually thought "Wow. I should take a selfie." I didn't, but I thought about it. Anyway, it got me thinking of all the excuses I come up with to talk myself out of running or working out. I am my own worst enemy sometimes. Here are some of my excuses. ...more
I started out my last run thinking, "I want to have run, but there is only one way to get that." more

Are You a Keeper or a Tosser?

My mom likes stuff. She’s a bit of a collector. She’s not like Hoarders: Buried Alive yet or anything. Maybe more of the Borderline Hoarder: Might Be Buried Some Day So Keep Checking on Me variety. Mom has had stuff stashed away for the grandkids since before there was an inkling that there might be grandkids....more
TracyontheRocks Rita Arens They always say "YES," but I hope my harping does at least get the ... more

Are You a Keeper or a Tosser?

My mom likes stuff. She’s a bit of a collector. She’s not like Hoarders: Buried Alive yet or anything. Maybe more of the Borderline Hoarder: Might Be Buried Some Day So Keep Checking on Me variety. Mom has had stuff stashed away for the grandkids since before there was an inkling that there might be grandkids....more
I'm a tosser for everything of my own but not my husband's or my daughter's. They are both ... more