With online sales tax potential looming, is ebay worth it?

Freakonomics, one of my favorite sites (even though I don’t always get the point), is warning that the tax-free era for online shoppers may be endangered, despite the fact that Bush signed a bill last fall that extended the tax-free moratorium until 2014. In a nutshell, New York State is looking at taxing Amazon et al, and I’m sure other cash-strapped states like California are thinking about it, too.    ...more

Where are all the middle-aged women bloggers?

Okay, I'm a real newby, and I realize, at this stage of my blogging life, I’m largely talking to myself, but I’ve been doing this fairly regularly for more than two months now, and I still can’t decide what I want my blog to be. I write like I’m going to be graded. I’ve been wandering around the Internet, going from blog to blog, finding blogs I sort of like and linking to blogs those bloggers like, but I can’t seem to hear the voice I want to hear. ...more

I hear you. I'm a middle-aged mom, and a working mom, and a blogger. See ...more