Is anyone taking part in Blog Action Day 2008? The topic is poverty. You can take part by blogging your thoughts on poverty and/or solutions if you've got them. Blog Talk Radio
is doing a Talkathon that ends at midnight. Two blogs you can start with are Cookerati.com
and Free Lance Writing
If you've got… Continue
Added by Diana on October 15, 2008 at 9:00pm —
Added by Tiffiney (hippieprincess4) on October 15, 2008 at 9:05am —
Get a babysitter. This is a crucial part in maintaining sanity, especially for ................ (click to continue)
Added by Mandi on October 15, 2008 at 4:09am —
Visit my Flickr page to view details of my art!… Continue
Added by Amy @ Living Locurto on October 14, 2008 at 7:31pm —
In Paris, almost everybody (especially if you are married with kids) gets invited to or throws dinner parties in their apartments on Saturday evenings. It’s customary to bring the hostess a gift (in addition to an excellent bottle of Saint Emilion or Champagne). Usually flowers or candles do the trick.
Last night, we attended a dinner party of American & English playgroup parents. The parents all had classic expat professions: lawyers, IT execs, diplomats. Then there was… Continue
Added by La Mom on October 14, 2008 at 4:33pm —
French kids don't cut cheese (even though they eat a ton of the stuff!), American kids do.
At least, that's how the French moms acted over the weekend.
On Saturday, I took Small Fry to her music class. It's a fun class where the kids and moms get to sing nursery rhymes in French and English together. Most kids in my class are Anglophone, but there are about five French kids too. I’ve noticed that the French moms just sit there and don’t really look like they… Continue
Added by La Mom on October 14, 2008 at 4:32pm —
I attended PLI's Intellectual Property Law Institute in San Francisco last week. Intellectual Property issues in Virtual Worlds was a hot topic. Stephen J. Davidson founder and principle of Davidson PLLC, gave a fascinating presentation on this subject. As a social media enthusist, I was particularly interested in the discussion on who owns the copyright in an Avatar created by the end user (customer) but the tools are provided by the service provider (Second Life, Disney's… Continue
Added by Luxetips! on October 14, 2008 at 12:39am —
Friday, October 10, 2008
Shopping With Dad
Shopping with Dad
by Matt Harvey has become one of my favorite books to read to both of my children. Full of silly rhyming and a sweet message that accidence happen and no one is to blame, Shopping with Dad is the perfect anytime book.
We were in… Continue
Added by happywillow on October 13, 2008 at 8:16pm —
Stop By the BLOG PARTY at From a Desperate Housewife.com
AND SIGN UP TO WIN A PLANET MOM T-SHIRT, THEY HAVE A CELEBRITY FOLLOWING YOU KNOW!!
I am ennobled and honored to… Continue
Added by Kate on October 13, 2008 at 10:00am —
Pink is the new black....well at least in the month of October. In stores, newspaper advertisements and magazine articles you will see this color permeating our consumer landscape. Will you cave to societal or peer pressure and jump on the new color trend? Will you outfit yourself or your home with this rosy hue? Are you willing to go pink and support breast cancer research?
If so, read on....
Now I don't advocate going out and spending money just for the sake of spending… Continue
Added by Angie Mozilo on October 13, 2008 at 12:08am —
Back when I first got pregnant with Jack I was told to find a support network. My family lives in Australia where I left them to come live here with my wonderful husband, so that was not an option for me as my support. I have wonderful inlaws that have been great but I found I needed more than that. I needed other moms, other moms that weren't sleeping at night, other moms that were lucky to feel the hot spray of a shower on their bodies, other moms that needed other moms to talk and digest… Continue
Added by Haley on October 12, 2008 at 10:30pm —
I am ennobled and honored to announce the arrival of my very own Blog Re-Launch Party held in tribute to my brand new site which went live earlier in the week. As you can see, we have a great new design, tons of brand new features on… Continue
Added by Kate on October 11, 2008 at 10:30am —
Hi everyone! I've been out of town and taking care of my daughter-in-law, she just had my new baby grand son! I posted pics of him on my website so I've been super busy loving him and helping where needed.
Added by Kathy on October 11, 2008 at 9:05am —
The Scrap Kins are a group of creatures that live in a recycling center and build their world out of the things people throw away. The Scrap Kins mission is to foster eco-awareness, promote recycling and encourage kids...
continue reading at- http://www.gatheringhome.com/2008/10/green-fun-for-k.html
Added by Patty Howe on October 11, 2008 at 12:13am —
Little has been done to tackle the documented problem of forced child labor on many of the farms that supply cocoa to the major chocolate manufacturers. Consider helping to spread the word by passing out the enlightening cards you ...
continue reading at- http://www.gatheringhome.com/2008/10/halloween-only.html
Added by Patty Howe on October 11, 2008 at 12:11am —
Added by Tiffiney (hippieprincess4) on October 10, 2008 at 5:58pm —
We do food, cookbook and product reviews on Cookerati frequently. When I asked what my sister who owns the blog does with her packing materials, she told me she gives them to her son to color. Okay well, my 16 year old son doesn't color unless he has to for school. I decided I had to figure something out. I have styrofoam coolers that come with food in them and I know they don't recycle everywhere. Plus, packing peanuts, what to do with them. I called my local UPS and asked if they take packing… Continue
Added by Diana on October 10, 2008 at 2:17pm —
The first time my infant son uttered “mommy” my heart sank a little. My reaction was unexpected. He wasn’t calling for me; he was scampering hands and knees into the arms of my partner, Kira. While since before his birth I had referred to her as “Mommy K” and even gave her a Mother’s Day card, suddenly I was not so sure I wanted anyone but me to be “Mommy.”
All along, from conception to birth, I had anticipated all of the advantages of our alternative family of three parents: me as… Continue
Added by K. Pearson Brown on October 9, 2008 at 9:30pm —
I'm an avid blogger. I blog whatever is in my head at that moment. I love to "overthink" things and sometimes people get tired of listening so it's great for me to get my words written down to see what I really think :)
I love to meet new friends, chat, spend time with my kiddos and just enjoy life
Hope to make some new friends soon!
Added by Angie on October 9, 2008 at 4:29pm —
My official launch date is almost here. I will be launching my new website, Hippos Toes (http://hippostoes.com), on Thursday, October 9th. If you don't know about the clothing let me tell you a little something.
Hippos Toes features fair trade children’s clothing made in South Africa by Bug Zoo. I am passionate about the clothing the difference Hippos Toes/Bug Zoo is making in women’s lives.… Continue
Added by Carole Lindstrom on October 8, 2008 at 8:32pm —