How to NOT Leave BlogHer'14 Feeling Like a Loser

  Last year, I left BlogHer ’13 feeling like a loser....more
I was looking for a post like this! I will really try to not compare myself to anyone. I want to ...more

And Then He Surprised Me


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It is with tear-stained cheeks that I must announce that I will NOT be able to attend this year’s BlogHer14 in San Jose. ...more

5 Unconventional BlogHer '14 Tips That You Simply Must Follow

DISCLAIMER: If you are looking for a “Are you ready for BlogHer?” post that talks about things that you should do to your website, how many business cards to order, and what types of shoes to pack for the maximum amount of comfort during the conference, this isn’t it. I repeat, THIS IS NOT YOUR TYPICAL “GETTING READY FOR BLOGHER” POST. ...more
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100 Equals Be Proud

Today I posted my 100 post on Mangia, Mangia… No Talk!I am featuring all the wonderful faces that visited my home, and my family who endured all the; “Wait I have to take a picture for Mangia, Mangia!” yet ultimately feasting on a meal.I encourage you to visit today, read my 100th post, browse a bit, become a follower, leave me as many comments as you like, and enjoy it.
LilyLeung  Thank you,more

Wow! Count Down until BlogHer'14! This newbie is learning some stuff the hard way...

I signed up for BlogHer quite a while ago, and like so many things in life, the intention and the actions didn't align and here I am seeing that I've done nothing with this exciting opportunity, except sign up for BlogHer '14.It was really Exciting that it's in Silicon Valley , my home region, this year, which also happens to be about 45 minutes from where I live; that just Screamed - GO, GIRL, GO! So I'm GOING!...more
Denise Sorry for delay in response; I've had to set up so many passwords, I misplaced this one! ...more

Mostly Unedited Week in Review - 7/9/14

Last week, I took many more pictures than I did the previous week and we had tons of fun, while still squeezing in house hunting! We're coming along and this week our goal is to view a shortened list of houses from the inside before making any final decisions. Overall, last week was a good week and many of the pictures really didn't even need editing, though they wouldn't have gotten them for this post anyway. So, without further ado, here's our week in review. I hope you enjoy this peek into our lives!Baby Boy danced during lunch one day!...more

You've Arrived at the Next Stop on the Virtual Blog Tour!

The Virtual Blog Tour has come to my blog today!!  My home has never been on a garden or home tour, but that must feel a little like this!  Instead of fluffing cushions and pulling weeds, my preparation for your visit is to write this post....more

4 Tips on How To Get the Most out of BlogHer '14

I’ve written about BlogHer before—many times, actually. This year will mark my 3rd BlogHer conference in a row… so I feel like I pretty much have a good grasp on it by now. ...more
Thank you for these great tips. I hope I'll be able to meet you in person.more

Donna Karan Pre-Fall Preview 2014

Dear Fashionistas,We were so excited to be part of Donna Karan’s pre-Fall Presentation at The Ritz-Carlton Residences Chicago....more