Uniting with Christ Through our Senses

How do we perceive the Divine and communicate with God as beings who have both physical and spiritual senses?Some ascetics might try to starve their physical senses to sharpen their inner senses but such a notion seems to me to be contrary to Catholic wisdom and practice. The Catholic Church  repudiates Gnosticism, realizing that believers come to a fuller sense of Christ through the totality of their human person....more

Preserving Online Content: Notes from the Geek Bar at BlogHer '14

In preparing to lead a Geek Bar session about Preserving Your Online Content, I posted some notes on how to do this—and some background on why I felt this was an important topic for BlogHer '14— on my blog, Obi-Wan Kimberly Is Your Only Hope. I'm duplicating the technical notes here for the entire BlogHer community....more

Super Mom

Now you may be thinking this is a blog about how to be a mom and juggle work, kids, laundry, ya know all that good stuff. Well I am not a mom so this blog is not about that. Heres a simple question for you do you love your mom? when is the last time you told her that?  I personally tell my mom every day more than once a day, i love my mom.  Not only because shes my mom, yes shes the only mom ill ever have but because she is the best mom anyone could ever ask for.  I apreicate her more because i know some others arent as lucky....more

Six Tips to Better Promote a Blog Post

You recently wrote a tremendously awesome blog post and now you’re wondering how to promote it better. Well, you’ve come to the right place. Check out this article for a few tips on how to distribute your content to a larger audience. Since you’ve landed here, we surely know a thing or two about the subject....more

Blog Button Tutorial for Blogger Using PicMonkey and Photobucket

 Today, I want to share with you how to create a button or badge for your blog.  You may not think you need it but it's always a good idea to have one just in case someone does want to display your badge on their own web site, specifically if you like to swap buttons or if you want to sponsor someone's blog or advertise on their site.  For this post, I'm going to suggest using PicMonkey and Photo Bucket to create your button.  ...more

Places to Join to Grow Your Blog's Traffic: Part 2

This is a continuation of my series I am doing to help other bloggers who are looking for ways to grow their audience and increase traffic to their blog.    Ev...more

Back to School: 8 Homeschool Blogs to Inspire Your Home Classroom

It's mid-August (OMG), and everyone is busy getting ready for back-to-school. Pencils purchased, clothing sale racks cleaned out, and everyone's itching to start a new year—including our homeschooling parents. In addition to making sure they've got all the stuff they need for schooling, they face the additional task of curriculum and, you know, teaching. This group of eight homeschool bloggers prepares to ring the bell. School is about to be in session, y'all. They've got this. ...more
I like Project-based Homeschooling. http://project-based-homeschooling.com/camp-creek-blogmore

Are You Suffering From Social Media Overdose?

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Thank You, Facebook, for Keeping Me Connected from the Middle of Nowhere

I had a hard time making friends here. I just couldn't find women my age who weren't already plugged into their groups of friends. I didn't really try very hard. I stayed connected to old friends with email. I redecorated our house. I bought a lot of yarn. I started volunteering. And one day, I found Facebook. ...more
livingin4rooms Thanks for your comment. My best to you and your family, I'm thankful for your ...more

How to avoid to have your online passwords hacked

Last week a Russian hackers group stole 1.2 billion Internet user passwords. I am completely paranoid because I am not exception. Like you I can be hacked any day with strangers accessing my banking passwords and more.If you think you are safe, rethink again! and see why your online passwords will be hacked if you don’t act today....more
Great tips! I use a password manager for couple years now and can not imagine a life without it ...more