On Not Going to BlogHer

July 24, 2014

If you follow pretty much ANYONE in the blogosphere this week you will see A LOT of #blogher14 tweets, instagram photos, and facebooks posts.  Blogher is the conference for female bloggers.  I’ve been three times and it is a blast.  And also, Kerry Washington is speaking this year.  YES, that Kerry Washington. I’m not there. […]

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Old School Blogging

March 19, 2014

I found this through Jean.  Link up is here. I love the idea behind this.  Remember back in the old days when we blogged up hill in the snow both ways and we answered random questions and memes?  Also, I have nothing to blog about. What is the last thing you watched on TV?  I’m […]

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Hey, Have You Heard It Is Cold?

January 8, 2014

I’ve written and deleted and restarted about a million posts and they all go something like this: IT IS FREEZING MAN IT IS SO COLD I CAN’T FEEL MY TOES. Basically, it is the same everywhere.  Everywhere is freezing.  Everywhere is cold.  Everyone’s noses are running and feet are cold and pipes are freezing (not […]

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My 2013

December 29, 2013

I’ve never done this particular meme before, but I’ve read Jennie’s for years. My 2013 1. What did you do in 2013 that you’d never done before?  I started a new job, and while I can’t say I’ve NEVER done that before, it had been 13 years.  That new job came with LOTS of new […]

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ICE!

November 18, 2013

Disclosure: Gaylord National hosted my family for an afternoon of activities including tickets.  No other compensation was received.  All opinions are my own. One of the things my family most looks forward to every year is attending ICE! at the Gaylord Hotel.  And this year was no exception.  The thing I love most about ICE! […]

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Why I’m Not Doing NaBloPoMo

November 3, 2013

You have probably realized by now I will not be participating in NaBloPoMo.  For those of you who have no idea what that is, that is when bloggers blog everyday in the month of November.  And the reason I never participant in this is it is always in November.  November is one of the most […]

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What Happens When a Blog Grows Up

October 20, 2013

I’ve been thinking a lot about this blog as of late.  This may surprise you, because I haven’t exactly been posting on it, but I’ve been thinking about it.  I’m not exactly sure what to do with it.  There is stuff going on with Michael that I don’t feel comfortable talking about anymore.  He is […]

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Opting Out

August 11, 2013

Did you read the New York Times piece about the “opt out revolution wanting back in?”  I had a VERY STRONG REACTION TO IT.  First I vented on social media.  Then I wrote a response.  You can read that response over on The Broad Side.

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Why I am Happy (And Sad) To Not Be Going To BlogHer

July 24, 2013

That’s right, I said it, I’m NOT going to BlogHer this year. Here are the reasons I am happy about this decision: 1. My child is at overnight camp and I am going on a child free luxurious away weekend with my husband. 2.  I’ve been to BlogHer 3 times and I have a been […]

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Listen To Your Mother Videos!

July 10, 2013

As you all know, I was soo incredibly nervous before Listen To Your Mother.  But in the end, I was so, so glad I did it. In case you missed it, you can watch a video of the performance: And here is the whole DC show.  

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