So I Posted Photos of My Kid Online and This is Where They Ended Up

And somewhere along the way, strangers started tuning in. Which was cool. I started to make connections with people going through the same struggles I was. This blogging thing was SO! SO! FUN! Now, I wasn't totally naive. I knew there were weirdos trolling the internet. And I've never hit POST without first considering what I was putting out there for the world to see. No last names, no nudity, no addresses or specifics. ...more
Goodness, it's so sad, but definitely makes you think about what photos to post. So sorry you ... more

Go Holiday Shopping with Your Global Girlfriend

[img_assist|fid=2317|thumb=1|alt=Recycled Plastic Beach Tote-Stripe|caption=Recycled Plastic Beach Tote-Stripe from Global Girlfriend catalog.] According to a recent article in Muncie, Indiana's Star Press, "the National Retail Federation expects the average consumer to spend $791.10 this holiday season, up from $738.11 last year." If you're going to spend that kind of cash, why not give a gift that gives back? Global Girlfriend is an online fair trade store that sells handmade gifts made by women's non-profit programs and cooperatives. ...more

I have a few: - Eco Friendly Designer Handbags and Accessories ... more

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