The Real Dirt on Going to a Food Blogging Conference

You know about the comfortable shoes, the business cards, and whether or not to bring your laptop, but do you know about the squeeing? And the secret trips to the bathroom to use your phone to figure out who someone is (and follow them on Twitter)? And how to crash the private parties? No? Then you need to read Eat the Love's post about attending a food blogging conference. Mostly because it's just really really funny. ...more
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Are You a Foodie?

I'm NOT a foodie. That is to say, I love talking about food and coming up with new ideas for ways to cook it. I'm an enthusiastic diner. Much of my career has concerned words about food, in some way or another. Even the nonprofits I support are mostly about food, in some way or another. I just HATE the word "foodie." It sounds so ... snooty. Like I'm That Person who's going to embarrass you by Instagramming every bite at every restaurant, or spoil your dinner party by critiquing your chicken....more
I actually think foodie is cute. Kind of like twinkie... which my daughter is still lamenting ... more

The $100 Question: Heather From Sprittibee Asks When To Wean A Breastfed Baby?

Welcome to The $100 Question, where fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! Let's meet today's host: Heather from Sprittibee ...more

Enjoying reading all the responses. I'm suspecting my Viking man will continue to nurse at least ... more

The $100 Question: Heather From Sprittibee Asks When To Wean A Breastfed Baby?

Welcome to The $100 Question, where fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! Let's meet today's host: Heather from Sprittibee ...more

Yeah, I had that problem (the 3 weeks of difficulties at the beginning) with this baby. I had ... more

The $100 Question: Heather From Sprittibee Asks When To Wean A Breastfed Baby?

Welcome to The $100 Question, where fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! Let's meet today's host: Heather from Sprittibee ...more

Yep - that's what I'm fearing. Mine cried 30 minutes last night when I had already nursed him (I ... more

The $100 Question: Katie from Motherbumper Asks For Your Must-See Summer Films

Welcome to The $100 Question, where fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! Let's meet today's host: Katie from motherbumper ...more

What's a movie? No, really... I get them on video later. I would love to see another Borne ... more

The $100 Question: Yvonne from Joy Unexpected Asks if Your Parents Are Your Facebook Friends

Welcome to The $100 Question, where your fellow BlogHers are asking questions ... and every answer could be worth one hundred dollars! Let's meet today's host: Yvonne from Joy Unexpected! ...more

Sure, I friend my parents on Facebook. It was only a matter of time before my identity was blown. ;) more

Hey, It`s Earth Day! Please Take This Opportunity To Not Have Sex!

I consider myself to be a pretty eco-conscious kinda gal. I mean, I do all the right eco-trippy things: I reduce, I re-use, I recycle, I blog about same. And I`m pretty willing to adopt whatever eco-friendly practice anybody tells me might help save the planet. Turn out my lights for an hour? No problem. Stop drinking bottled water? Done. Tell people to stop having babies? Err... what? ...more



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Hey, It`s Earth Day! Please Take This Opportunity To Not Have Sex!

I consider myself to be a pretty eco-conscious kinda gal. I mean, I do all the right eco-trippy things: I reduce, I re-use, I recycle, I blog about same. And I`m pretty willing to adopt whatever eco-friendly practice anybody tells me might help save the planet. Turn out my lights for an hour? No problem. Stop drinking bottled water? Done. Tell people to stop having babies? Err... what? ...more

Considering that I just added a ton of cute to the planet with the birth of our recent son ... more

Wireless HP Photosmart reviews and sweepstakes with 8 ways to win!

Update 2/20/09: The sweepstakes has now ended. Thank you for your interest in this special offer. You can find out who won this, and other BlogHer special offers HERE!  HP has asked seven "tethered" BlogHers to try out their new Wireless HP Photosmart C6380 All-in-One. HP was kind enough to give each of the bloggers another one to give away, and even provided BlogHer.com with one to offer here in a sweepstakes! You have a total of eight chances to win! ...more

I'm on bedrest a lot lately and it seems like there are tenticles of wire haning all over my ... more