BlogHer 2014: Four Reasons to Get Your Ticket (If You Haven’t Already)

May 13, 2014

This is a sponsored post for BlogHer, an organization I’ve been a part of for nearly seven years. You never forget your first BlogHer. Or your second or your third. Probably not even your 10th, if you’re lucky enough to have attended all BlogHer conferences since 2005. Yes, dear readers, the venerated blogging conference has […]

Book giveaway and other stuff

June 15, 2013

Have you been wanting to read The Open-Hearted Way to Open Adoption but can’t cough up $85 for it (what the…!?)? I don’t know why someone would charge that when Amazon is selling the hardback for just over $26 and the Kindle edition for just over $16. But this is even better. The winner of […]

Call Me VlogHer: A 3-second thrill

August 29, 2012

It’s ready! The gals at Geek Til You Drop, led by Stacy Jill Calvert, have compiled a BlogHer12 video set to the earworm of the year. Look closely at 0:51 and you might see some bloggers you know (right after that one craft lady…whatshername…Martha, Martha Somebody).

BlogHer12: Bright sites, big city

August 7, 2012

When you are completely spent and sated at the same time and can’t put a coherent thought together, you might as well use bullet points. BlogHer12 was my favorite yet (also in the ring were BlogHer08 and BlogHer10). I focused not on the parties or the swag or the $$ contacts or even the host […]