BlogHer '11 Conference Blood Drive

This year, on the urging of our colleague and friend, Erin Kotecki Vest, BlogHer's Social Media Strategist aka: Queen of Spain, we have decided to roll up our sleeves (literally) and donate blood products while we are at the San Diego Convention Center for BlogHer ’11!...more

I donated every 8 weeks while I was in college, but I've been living in Italy for the past 8 ... more

Where are the Italian bloggers?

In the past few days I have been trying to cross paths with women blogging from Italy on the same topics I'm interested in, these days. Let's take the American Muslim identity, that I discussed at length yesterday with dr. Maher Hatout, at the Public Affairs Muslim Council in Los Angeles. Is there some Italian blogger interested in posting about it? Nope. Or, if there are, they're all men. ...more

Just for the record, I moved here first and then I met my husband :)

I hope you check again - ... more

Butternut Squash is a Beautiful Thing

[img_assist|fid=2277|thumb=1|alt=Butternut Squash] Butternut Squash Photo by Sher of What Did You Eat. 'Tis the season for winter squash, and butternut squash appears to be the favorite among foodies. Here are some amazing things you can make from the humble squash with the interesting shape. ...more

I posted recently about a giant monster squash I found here in Italy - I made Tomato-Squash soup ... more