Keep the Faith

If you were given a list of available children to adopt, which one would you pick? Would you look for the cutest, youngest, happiest little boy or girl? Or would you choose an older child... say around 15 or 16 years old?   My husband and I are currently going through this right now. Last year, we were chosen...yes, I said chosen... to adopt a child (or children). We have a natural son already but realized that adopting a child would make the most sense for us.   For anyone wondering, because I get asked this question a lot... Yes....more

For Every New Facebook Fan of Big Heart Baby Clothing Co, 6 cents is donated to children’s charities.

Starting Today, October 24th, 2010 Big Heart Baby Clothing Co. will Donate 6 cents to children’s charities for every new person to “Like” Big Heart Baby on Facebook.Go to the Big Heart Baby Facebook Page, "Like" and suggest it to friends....more

BlogHer Conference in Pictures: 2006

So many photos, so little time. We're putting up your 2006 conference photos as fast as we can. Here is what we have so far! ...more

Mommy Guilt (aka Baby Withdrawal)

A friend of mine, who does not have children, asked me to explain “mommy guilt”. I have to admit this is a difficult subject to discuss without a common frame of reference. But, on behalf of all the CareerMamas out there and for the benefit of those who do not have children, soon-to-be mothers, and men, I will give it my best shot. ...more

Advertising Slogans Gone Wild: Scotland,Virginia and DHL

Advertising slogans are supposed to state the main benefits of the brand. Good slogans, make that great slogans, have a distinct personality of their own and are  hard to forget. Scotland used to have such a slogan. It was,"Scotland, the Best Small Country in the World." ...more

Just proves that advertisers can make anything sound like sex.
I entered "Web Teacher" and the ...more

12/14/06 Bay Area BlogHer Holiday Bash - Reminder!

We're looking forward to our very merry meet-up, and thrilled we'll be seeing so many new and familiar faces...[img_assist|fid=2506|thumb=0|alt=Cafe Royale|caption= ]but we are starting to reach capacity! Details about the event can be found here, and if you'd like to join us, just let us know to expect you. Happy Holidays! ...more

12/14/06 Bay Area BlogHer Holiday Bash: A Very Merry Meet-Up

I couldn't be more excited to be a part of the BlogHer team, and am eagerly looking forward to getting to know all of you better - both online and in person. And what better way (or time of year) to do so than with a Bay Area BlogHer Holiday Bash? ...more

Hey Gals,
I just wanted to say thanks for arranging the Holiday Bash. It is always fun to be in ...more

12/11/06: BlogHer Meet-up in Washington DC

We had so much fun at our BlogHer meet-up in Seattle that we figured why not take the opportunity to have another meet-up outside Silicon Valley? The occasion this time is a meeting of the Downtown Women's Club of Washington DC. I'll be their guest at their December mixer, giving a brief talk about blogging. Don't worry there will be more time spent networking then speechifying! ...more

I'm looking forward to meeting everyone.

The Blog: Red ...more