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Winter Capsule Wardrobe: #RealMomStyle

February 3, 2014 | in: Uncategorized

Over the last month I have been wearing the same, very few items over and over and over…and receiving nice feedback. Due to the extreme cold and laziness, I unwittingly …more

Colors of the Rainbow TAG: Fashion and Beauty Vlog

June 14, 2013 | in: Uncategorized

I have been doing more vlogs lately because I can quickly shoot them during Alice’s nap and then edit them in the evenings. Somehow this feels easier than trying to …more

Best Blogging Tips Learned at #Blogalicious12

October 3, 2012 | in: Uncategorized

I just returned from the annual BeBlogalicious Conference in Las Vegas. This is my second time attending this inspiring and resource-packed experience, and my first time presenting. Now, I could …more

Every Child Deserves a Shot@Life

April 26, 2012 | in: Uncategorized

One child dies every 20 seconds from a disease that could be prevented with a vaccine, adding up to 1.5 million child fatalities every year. One in five children worldwide …more

Links for Laughs

March 30, 2012 | in: Uncategorized

Special Needs Ryan Gosling — Hey Girl, have you seen Sunday’s genius special needs parent/supportive dad version of the meme? Start here, then read the whole series. Via Adventures in …more

Five Favorite Bloggers – Yup, I Picked My Friends! (and due to sleep deprivation, wrote about six…um, yeah)

May 23, 2011 | in: Uncategorized

Thanks to Trop50 for sponsoring my writing about fabulous bloggers. This year Trop50 is granting 50 Fabulous Wishes. Click here to enter for a chance to win $1,000 to celebrate …more

Professional Mom Blogging: 50% Privilege, 49% Work, 1% Luck

June 7, 2010 | in: Uncategorized

I interrupt my usual parent resource posts to bring you this personal reflection on the new media industry of professional mom blogging. Yesterday I attended a series of events event …more

What I'm Reading

January 5, 2010 | in: Uncategorized

Some suggested links for your perusing pleasure… OnParenting‘s last post (the column is going on hiatus)  – Thanks rebeldad for the great writing and discussions (and look for his site’s …more

Mom Blogger Media Training – On DC Metro Moms

October 19, 2009 | in: Uncategorized

I’m over on the DC Metro Moms today with a satire piece on how mom bloggers should respond on the red carpet, brought on by my laughable invitation last week …more

Another Contest – Vote for Me?

October 15, 2009 | in: Uncategorized

The Bump – the mama-site from the folks who gave us The Knot for weddings – is having a Mommy Blog Awards. And I’ve been nominated for Best Local Mommy …more

Nickelodeon Parents Connect & TwitterMoms Liked the APISS Momfinitions

August 5, 2009 | in: Uncategorized

A few weeks ago I posted some Momfinitions as part of the Nickelodeon Parents Connect & TwitterMoms contest to find funny phrases that reflect the reality of parenting. And holy …more

5 Favorite Things About Being A Mom – Around the World in 80 Days

May 4, 2009 | in: Uncategorized

I learned through the ever-amazing Toddler Planet that HerBadMother and David are going “Around the World in 80 Days” via blog. Their goal? To get 80 mom bloggers around the …more

Elsewhere today…

December 18, 2008 | in: Uncategorized

Today I’m over on the DC Metro Moms talking about the countdown to Grandma’s arrival. And I’m also over on A Parent in Silver Spring Reviews lauding the awesomeness of …more

When I'm Not Writing, I'm Reading…

December 9, 2008 | in: Uncategorized

The Glamazon Diaries: My favorite online style site, hands down. DC It Girl Makeda writes a site that keeps me in the know on what’s cool, hip, on sale and …more

Teens Today With Vanessa Van Petten (& a little blog bling)

September 15, 2008 | in: Uncategorized

Teens Today With Vanessa Van Petten is a great website, and not just because she included me in her Best Mommy Blogs for Parents list and bestowed the cute blog …more