I get a lot of PR emails every week pitching products and all that stuff and I usually scan the subject lines and just go down the list clicking delete. At this point I know what I want to write about and with whom I like to work and trust. But last week an email […]Read More Is Your Mom Always Right? Then This Casting Call is For You
A few months back I wrote a post called Mommy Blogger is Not a Dirty Word about the term “mommy blogger” being derisive but needing to claim it in order to take the power back to the moms. I had a huge response from that post both here, in real life and on Twitter. Mostly […]Read More The Phrase That Makes Me Cringe – And it Includes the Word “Mom”
Today I’m doing something I’ve never done before – I’m posting a guest post. As part of the Yahoo! Motherboard‘s recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month I wanted to write something that would resonate, be authentic and affect people. The only way I could even fathom doing this was to have my friend Shari write […]Read More It’s Not Just Another Walk – A Very Personal Perspective on Why Breast Cancer Walks Matter
I just got back from Palo Alto and a whirlwind two days spent at the outrageously gorgeous Four Seasons Palo Alto and the Yahoo! Sunnyvale Campus for the Yahoo! Motherboard Summit. For the past few months I have been a part of the Yahoo! Motherboard, a group of mombloggers who blog monthly about a specific […]Read More Yahoo! Motherboard Summit – Power to the Moms!
There’s not a mom on this Earth who didn’t hear the story about Madlyn Primoff, the mother who dumped her daughters on the side of the road when she just couldn’t stand another second of their bickering. And among the moms I’ve spoken to – every single one of them laughed, or at least smiled […]Read More Kicking Your Kids to the Curb Madlyn Primoff Style