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

Tree Trimming

We moved into our one of a kind spec house in Bellingham, WA in December, 1993, and for the first 8 years, our quarter acre garden waited patiently for me to look and really see it's potential.  Yes, I saw the huge, intertwined hazel nut trees, and loved the 5 resident squirrels playing tag and running along the "Squeek Highway" to cross West Cemetary Creek.   The creek brought deer, racoons and crawdaddy's into our lives, and sure enough, the house and land gently  intertwined their living patterns into ours.  Today, March 1, a big, bold robin strutted...more

New Mexican “V”- Light

Mexican food has always been ones of the top 5 of my list and it’s so hard to find a good vegetarian Mexican restaurant in Panama. Then I thought of settling for cooking it for myself at home but still, you want to go out and enjoy the cuisine of someone else without the after effects. The question stuck in my head as a food snob, a healthy vegetarian…...more

Would you like to share your blogging experience with others in a networking event in London?

Hi Blogher!As chief collaborator (of all sorts might I add), I am looking for ladies to share their blogging experience with other ladies in an EPWN -London event in Feb. Interested? http://bit.ly/bzwD1N  ...more

EPWN sounds like a fascinating program. I would be interested in sharing my blogging ...more

BlogHer Conferences 2010: A Year in Review

With the year coming to an end and so many fun and exciting things going on with the BlogHer Conferences team, we thought it might be fun to take a look back at 2010 -- the year in BlogHer events....more

Thank you - all of you - 2010 was a great year and I know 2011 is going to be even ...more

BlogHer Conference Update - - November 5, 2010

Happy Friday friends -- let's dive right in! BlogHer Food '10: Thanks to the donations of attendees and sponsors alike, we donated 129 POUNDS of food to the San Francisco Food Bank -- thank you! ...more

Wow, time flies! But probably a good idea to clear the calendar space in advance (and get the ...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 Update -- October 22, 2010

Happy Friday! Let's jump right into the topic at hand -- conferences: ...more

BlogHer '10 - Voices of the Year - Individual Video

They're here - the individual videos from BlogHer '10 Voices of the Year in New York City! Enjoy! Elisa Camahort Page from BlogHer.com introduces Eden Kennedy from Fussy.org, and shared a little history about the Community Keynote... ...more